Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal this week told Rajya Sabha in a written reply to Rajya Sabha that during rush period like festivals, summer vacations, holidays etc, when demand exceeds availability, some instances of attempt to misuse reservation system have been noticed.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal informed Rajya Sabha on Friday that Railways is conducting extensive trials of Tri-Netra technology but it cannot be introduced till it is found to be perfect in detecting any obstruction on tracks during fog.
Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet train project: With India looking to get its first bullet train network, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal recently took a ride in a Japanese bullet train. In his recent visit to Japan for the G20 ministerial meeting, the minister took out some time to ride in a bullet train.
Piyush Goyal, reassigned the charge of the crucial railway ministry, is likely to focus on safety, generation of non-fare revenue, track renewal, modernisation and increase in the production of state-of-the-art coaches in his second stint at the helm of the national transporter, official sources said Friday.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on April 16 held a meeting with general managers of all zonal railways, production units and other senior officials to discuss targets for the 2019-20 financial year, an official of the national transporter said.
Don’t worry about summer heat on Indian Railways platforms! In a bid to provide comfort to waiting passengers on Indian Railways station platforms, Piyush Goyal-chaired Railway Ministry has recently taken an interesting step.