In a bid to replace loss making AC II-tier coaches in premium trains like Rajdhanis and Durontos with AC-III tier, the Railway Board has given instructions to manufacture more such coaches.
Like flight attendants, railway catering staff will now carry trash bags to collect waste from passengers in all trains after meals, Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani has instructed officials.
The Chairman of Railway Board, Ashwani Lohani, took the wraps off the dedicated freight corridor (DFC) project that will run from Dadri in Uttar Pradesh to Mumbai.
The work culture at Indian Railways has changed, and the state-run transporter’s focus has shifted to safety and infrastructure enhancement, said railway board chairman Ashwani Lohani.
Indian Railways will fill up over one lakh vacant posts by March-April next year, Railway Board chairman Ashwani Lohani said here today.
Describing the bullet train as an “extremely essential” for India, Railway Board chairman (CRB) Ashwani Lohani on Monday said that the public transporter looked at it as a project that would unleash technology-driven transportation in the country.
Shri. Ashwani Lohani, Chairman, Railway Board, New Delhi visited Rail Coach Factory, Kapurthala on 05.05.2018.
With general elections just a year away, the railways has set monthly targets for the completion of its major projects with an aim to finish work in time for the country to go to polls in 2019.
Keeping in mind the 2019 elections and to avoid any delays, Indian Railways has issued month wise plans to zonal railways for timely commissioning of new lines
Amid the delays occurring in the running of trains, Railway Board Chairman Ashwani Lohani today held a video conference with the worst performing zones and conducted a review of their speed restrictions.