India will get its third Mahamana Express train on September 22 as Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off the train from his Lok Sabha constituency-Varanasi.
China on Thursday relaunched the world’s fastest bullet train, running at an average speed of 350 kilometres per hour, from Beijing to Shanghai.
In order to clear extra rush of passengers in view of festival season, South Central Railway (SCR) will run nine special trains between Hyderabad-Visakhapatnam and Hyderabad – Kakinada Port.
Passengers may not find the reservation chart pasted on reserved coaches of all trains originating from New Delhi, Hazrat Nizamuddin, Mumbai Central, Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Chennai Central, Howrah, and Sealdah, following a decision by the Ministry of Railways
Railway Protection Special force officials – including head constable Thirumalesha, constables RS Sundo and Chandramani – were on their usual track patrol duty, to curb theft of passenger belongings.
The railways have a tough job in hand. Two days ago, Railway minister Piyush Goyal has asked both Central and Western Railways to run more trains towards CSMT and Churchgate in order to reduce overcrowding.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has asked officials to ensure that meals served on board trains carry information about quantity and the contractor supplying it, as the national carrier continues efforts to improve catering services.
Rakesh Kumar, a health inspector at the Ranchi railway station, was among five railway employees felicitated by South Eastern Railway (SER) general manager S N Agrawal in Kolkata on Monday for his dedication towards duty.
The South Central Railway on Wednesday announced that 18 Dasara special trains would run between Kachiguda and Tata Nagar.
Despite the government’s digital push, more than half of the train tickets in India are purchased in cash – thanks to the penalty on digital transactions, a survey revealed on Tuesday, reports IANS.