Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday travelled in a general coach of Kaveri Express to inspect the passenger amenities.
The passengers and travelers in the diamond city will have an opportunity to travel to Mysuru and Udaipur destinations with the railways providing stoppage to the Mysuru Palace Queen Weekly Humsafar Express at Surat.
The DMIC along 1,483 km will pass through six states and 82 districts in the country.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday inspected the Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna railway station in Bengaluru.
In a major step towards improving safety in suburban trains, the central railway (CR) plans to fit closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras in all compartments of its local trains by the end of 2018.
The ground work for the first phase to overhaul Gurgaon’s power gird — called the smart grid project — is likely to start in the next seven to 10 days, officials of discom Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam said on Thursday.In the first phase, feeder lines that transmit power from substations to homes will go underground. The foot survey for the project has been completed.
“This would reduce the state government’s dependence on power projects in private sector,” he said.The ministry of environment and forest had rejected environment clearance to the project in 2016 citing pollution concerns. However, after the BJP came to power, a team of experts from MoEF visited the site and a nod was given to the project eventually. LUCKNOW: The UP government is planning a powerpacked start to the New Year by deciding to gift a brand new super-critical 660 MW power unit at Panki in Kanpur to citizens of the state.
Metro rail could be a distant dream for residents of Bairagarh and other localities near the international airport. The agency would also construct an 8-km flyover connecting Lal Ghati to Gandhi Nagar along with a grid separator at Lal Ghati intersection and much needed rail-over-bridge at Singharcholi.
Rajasthan, which has retrofitted 8 lakh smart LED street lights under the Ujala scheme, has saved energy worth Rs 144 crore, said Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) managing director Saurabh Kumar here on Monday.
Increasing train speed up to 200 km per hour on the Delhi-Chandigarh route will cost around Rs 11,000 crore ($1.7 billion), says a study conducted by French railway.