To plug the scope of misuse of the concession facilities offered by the Indian Railways, Aadhaar Card or Unique Identification (UID) card will be made mandatory from July 1 to avail concession on railway tickets.
The long pending rail-over-bridge (RoB) at Kondayyapalem railway gate connecting Rama Rao Peta with Bhanugudi area (Sarada Maata temple junction) in Kakinada city would be a reality soon.
The Railways will kick off the final location survey of the 498 km long Bilaspur-Manali-Leh line at Leh in Jammu and Kashmir this week.
All train services remained suspended in Kashmir valley for the second day today for security reasons, following the separatists’ call to hold demonstrations after Friday prayers against the civilian deaths.
In order to keep an eye on the safety of passengers and movement of anti-social elements at the stations, the Railways will install CCTV cameras at 28 more stations coming under jurisdiction of the East Coast Railway (ECoR) spread over Odisha and part of Andhra Pradesh and Chhattisgarh.
The railways is exploring possibility of running some more passenger trains as an alternative arrangement in the wake of closure of Dhanbad- Chandrapura train line due to Jharia coalfield fire.
Transporting goods via rail may be a cheaper option than ferrying them by road, post the rollout of the goods and services tax (GST). This is because the railways can claim input tax credit on the 5% GST applicable on the service provided, while fleet owners cannot
The roof of the sheds under the new Dadar FOB is already a ugly spot. The place already red with paan stains and other rubbish like cups and wrappers.
A major road project to decongest the entire central Delhi area including the busy ITO intersection has hit an apparent railblock.
The members of All India Railway Act Apprentice Association here on Sunday conducted a signature campaign seeking regularisation of apprentices who have completed their course.