Petrol prices continue to fall for 14 days in a row at Rs 76.43 per litre in Delhi and Rs 84.26 per litre in Mumbai. On Tuesday, diesel prices were at Rs 67.85 per litre in Delhi and Rs 72.24 per litre in Mumbai.
Indian Railways have tied up with self-help groups which will sell organic Alphonso mangoes at a discounted price in the trains. The organic Alphonso mangoes will come from Ratnagiri, a port town in Maharashtra. This is a first of effort of the Indian railways to sell seasonal fruits in the trains.
In a digital push, the Railway Board has decided that private booking of entire passenger rakes and coaches can only be done digitally using a link in Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation’s (IRCTC) Web site.