It has rolled out Rs 500 crore plan for decongestion of the suburban rail corridor from Bengaluru city to Whitefield, the major IT hub in the city.
Keeping in mind the growing pressure of the suburban traffic in Bengaluru, the railways have sanctioned a quadrupling project with a provision of two additional lines from Bengaluru Cantt to Whitefield at a cost of Rs 492.87 crore.
Semi-AC local trains in Mumbai soon! Yes you read it right! Local trains, which are the lifeline of Mumbai, may soon get this big boost!
Indian Railways will now digitise the submission of bills by vendors for payment and issue of inspection certificates by inspecting agencies with the aim of achieving complete digitisation of its contract management.
Indian Railways creates manufacturing record, gives boost to ‘Make in India’! It’s a big leap for the national transporter, as a new record has been set by the Integral Coach Factory of Indian Railways of manufacturing 2,239 coaches by February-end.
RailSuraksha, a mobile application designed for the safety of train passengers, which has been developed by the Pune rail division, will soon be endorsed and launched across the country by the railway ministry.
Lifting the fog of uncertainty looming over its expansion project, the Railway Board has given the go-ahead to the Southern Railway Zone to proceed with the expansion of the Kozhikode railway station.
The Railway Ministry’s plan to convert the 130-year-old Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) building in south Mumbai, into a museum, has run into a controversy with architects and rail employees raising objections over the move.
Union minister Manoj Sinha on Thursday said the railway ministry will submit a proposal to the Union Cabinet to re-construct the Ayodhya railway station as a replica of the Ram temple.
After violent protests by angry students in Bihar, Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Monday said that the Railway Ministry would soon reverse decision to lower the maximum age limit for Group D posts.