Indian Railways is known as the national transporter because it is responsible for transporting over 80 crore passengers and over 3.5 crore tons of goods every year. Over the past couple of years, Railways has been working on developing its infrastructure and services. From improving cleanliness and hygiene at stations and in trains to introducing modern coaches, Railways is doing all it can for passengers’ comfort.
Take a look at 5 amazing things done by Railways in Tamil Nadu
1. New Pamban Bridge connecting Rameswaram and Dhanushkodi: Railways is working on India’s first vertical lift bridge which will replace the 104-year-old Pamban Bridge. Railways is also working on 17 Kms long line between Rameswaram and Dhanushkodi. The new Pamban Bridge will have vertical lift span technology which will allow cross-navigation of vessels. Read More