To facilitate passengers travelling long distances by connecting trains, the Railways has introduced a facility for linking tickets.
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The second Air-Conditioned (AC) local that will have a vestibule connecting both ends of the train will have a seating capacity of 100 more passengers compared to the first one.
Soon, passengers on board trains can lodge complain through a mobile app and it will be registered as ‘Zero FIR and immediately investigated by the RPF, a senior official of the force has said.
Linen and other items worth Rs 2.5 crore were stolen by passengers in trains run by the Western Railway in the last fiscal, an official said Thursday.
In order to clear the extra rush of passengers during the Durga Puja festival, Diwali and winter season, the Indian Railways will run 48 weekly special trains between Panvel and Hazur Sahib Nanded, informed a railway official.
Around 100 passengers held up the Mumbai-Katra Swaraj Superfast Express at the Ambala Cantt railway station for nearly an hour as they were angry over unclean coaches and dirty toilets in the train.
In a bid to shed its past image of late and slow lacking modern facilities, Indian Railways has recently introduced several changes to provide better travel experience for its passengers.
Under fire for its proposal to enforce a three-decade-old rule to penalise passengers for carrying excess baggage, the railways has now shelved the plan, saying it was only to generate awareness among travellers.
Most of the passengers in A2 coach of 15015 Gorakhpur-Yeshvantpur Express were all praise for railway authorities, despite the harrowing experience after the train’s wheel broke, delaying their journey by 12 hours.