The Narendra Modi government has completed 100 days after winning the Lok Sabha elections 2019. Listing major achievements of the new government’s in first 100 days the Railway Ministry has published a list of various steps taken by it.
Indian Railways recorded an overall increase of 36% in construction of new railway lines and doubling of railway lines. The Railways has also during the same period recorded a 220% increase in elimination of manned level crossings. Railways induct CORAS commandos, to be deployed in Naxal-hit areas, J&K, NE.
Increase in Speed
The Ministry of Railways plans to increse the speeed of train running in Delhi-Howrah and Delhi-Mumbai section to 160kmph by 2022-23. Read More
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