Mumbai: Ditch The Local If It Rains Beyond 70mm

Mumbai: Ditch The Local If It Rains Beyond 70mm

If it pours above 70mm, avoid taking the local. The suburban railway authorities have stated that they have done everything possible to ensure smooth local operations, but heavily and continuous rains are bound to hit train services.

168-Kilometre Bengaluru Suburban Railway Project Inches Forward

168-Kilometre Bengaluru Suburban Railway Project Inches Forward

The South Western Railways has prepared a pre-feasibility report for the long-pending Bengaluru suburban railway, which envisages an investment of Rs. 12,000 crore for the 168-kilometer network, nearly half of which will be elevated, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said.

Suburban Railway Gets A Small Push

Suburban Railway Gets A Small Push

With the Centre’s final Suburban Rail Policy putting the lid on the funding controversy between the Railways and the state government by fixing the latter’s share at 80%, the baby steps towards forming the Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) are finally being taken.