Indian Railways has announced certain freight incentives to boost the Indian economy. The measures were announced by Railway Board member PS Mishra on September 12, 2019 to support various segments of the industry.
The Centre has issued specific instructions that “terracotta products like kulhads, glasses and plates” be used across 400 railway stations for serving food items and beverages to passengers.
Standing in sync with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharman’s announcement to make India a $5-trillion economy by 2025, Union Minister for Commerce and Industry and Ministry for Railways Piyush Goyal has expressed confidence that Indian economy will become a $5 trillion economy by that year.
Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation or IRCTC, the e-ticketing arm of Indian Railways, allows individual user to book a maximum of six tickets in a calendar month under certain circumstances from its official website/app.
The railways have speeded up 261 trains as part of Mission Raftaar, by up to 110 minutes over different zones, providing a faster transit to passengers which will be reflected in the new time table with effect from Monday.
Indian Railway has been planned for procurement Twenty-four bullet trainsets from Japan for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad high-speed project, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said on 28 June 2019.
IRCTC is Indian Railways’ online ticket arm and it allows you to get a refund for a confirmed IRCTC ticket online in few easy steps-all part of the process as described by the terms and conditions.
Recently, there was an incident due to the confusion that was created between the railway officials who spoke in a regional languages. After becoming aware of the incident. South Railways had issued a circular and suggested Railway officials to speak only in English or Hindi.
IRCTC South India trip: Tickets priced at just under Rs 20,000, check out these 3 Indian Railways packages
Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is offering one of the most exciting tour packages under Rs 20,000 for travellers looking to head to South India. The three packages offered by IRCTC are called ‘Southern Marvel
The National High-Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) opened the forum for the citizens to come up with a name for country’s first bullet train. People have suggested names like Udantashtari, Mahatma, Bullet Bharat, Vidyut, Ashwamedha, Pawan Putra, Chetak