The upcoming RRTS network in the national capital region is taking a cue from Delhi Metro for passengers’ safety. The National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC) is planning to install platform screen doors at all stations of the regional rapid transit system (RRTS).
Indian Railways Saraighat bridge over Brahmaputra river: In a major relief for commuters, the old rail-cum-road Saraighat bridge over the Brahmaputra river in Guwahati has been reopened after its repair and restoration.
Delhi Metro to be safer! In an effective safety measure, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is now planning to install steel barriers or railings at as many as seven metro stations across the Delhi Metro network.
Piyush Goyal takes a ride in Japanese bullet train! Says Shinkansen tech will revolutionize travel in India
Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet train project: With India looking to get its first bullet train network, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal recently took a ride in a Japanese bullet train. In his recent visit to Japan for the G20 ministerial meeting, the minister took out some time to ride in a bullet train.
The new train from Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited will be checked up and introduced in June as the first one goes for long due maintenance. The one with underslung electric motors to create more passenger space is still undergoing trial and its introduction is likely to be pushed around December 2019.
Indian Railways has modernised many of its stations. The new stations now not only are cleaner but also feature local art and culture. At some extent, it has managed to bring back the lost charm of the public transporter.
In a first, Indian Railways’ ICF makes swanky coaches for UNESCO Heritage Nilgiri Mountain Railway; see pics
One of the oldest railway systems in Indian Railways, Nilgiri Mountain Railway (NMR) now gets a makeover! The NMR, which dates back to 1899 is a UNESCO Heritage Railways.
Indian Railways gives new look to Sehore station in Madhya Pradesh under Swachhata Mission! See gorgeous pics
Beautification of Indian Railways stations: Piyush Goyal-led Railway Ministry is giving makeovers to railway stations across the country. Other than upgrading the infrastructure, the railway stations are also being equipped with various modern and passenger-friendly amenities.
Don’t rub your eyes! This is Indian Railways’ Mathura Junction station after its beautiful makeover; see pics
Indian Railways’ Mathura Junction railway station gets a completely new look! You may find it hard to believe that the images in this article are of an Indian Railways station!
The Kashi Vishwanath Express, that runs between Varanasi Junction in Uttar Pradesh and New Delhi Railway Station has got a brand new look. The First class AC coaches have been renovated with several premium facilities.