Five to six new platforms, realignment of tracks and separate lines for long-distance trains — these are some of the measures that the Central Railway will take to manage crowds and improve punctuality of trains at Kalyan railway station in the next two years.
The Central Railway’s Mumbai division has come under fire from the railway board chairman for its poor punctuality of long-distance trains as only 53.7% of services were found to be punctual.
Central Railway (CR) services will be affected due to maintenance block on its main and harbour line on Sunday.
Central Railway registered a record ticket checking earnings of Rs.25.90 crore in the month of April 2018 through in its intensive campaign against ticketless and irregular travel.
To clear extra rush of passengers during the summer vacation, the South Central Railway (SCR) has started to run various 146 special trains for various destinations.
The Central Railway’s (CR) Pune division will complete its monsoon preparatory works by the end of May to ensure uninterrupted services even in case of heavy rain.
In its endeavour to provide a comfortable journey to its passengers, Central Railway’s Mumbai Division has re-organised the arrival and departure platforms of 14 popular trains originating / terminating at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus.
The Khushinagar disaster, that killed 13 school children in Uttar Pradesh, has forced the Central Railway (CR) to go on a month-long safety drive and checks.
In the month of March 2018, the Central Railway (CR) detected a total of 199 cases of transfer of reserved journey tickets.
A year after there were several instances of miscreants putting rods on tracks, including the one at Diva where an incoming train stopped in the nick of time to avoid collision with a 7-metre rail rod, the Railways says it found no technology to detect foreign objects on tracks, which could forewarn any danger.