Unreserved railway passengers will be relieved to know that Indian Railways is planning to manufacture more than 1,000 revamped LHB Deen Dayalu coaches. The new swanky coaches will enhance the comfort of unreserved passengers. It may be noted that Deen Dayalu coaches were launched in 2016 keeping in mind the common man travelling in general class.
A recent Financial Express report stated the Piyush Goyal-led Railway Ministry is looking to manufacture over 1,000 Deen Dayalu coaches within next two years. The report cited a senior ministry official saying that about 540 such coaches will be manufactured every year in the next two years.
Most of the coaches will be manufactured by ICF, Chennai who also manufactured India’s first self-propelled train The Vande Bharat Express. Read More