At least 25 trains are running late, four have been rescheduled and six others have got cancelled due to fog which has resulted in poor visibility in the national capital and adjoining areas.
A total of 17 Delhi-bound trains were running late and six rescheduled due to fog in northern India on Thursday.
A satellite-based system will now alert road users at unmanned level crossings about approaching trains and also help in tracking train movement on a real-time basis.
Several commuters are facing inconvenience due to delay in the arrival of most long route trains in the city railway station. Passengers waiting for trains to Bihar and UP seemed more impatient, as their trains were running late by several hours.
On October 18, Wednesday, a day before Diwali, it was a nightmare for passengers at New Delhi Railway Station.
The Indian Railways will soon cut short the running time of over 500 long-distance trains by up to two hours, a senior railway official said on Friday.
For the past few days, commuters have been struggling at Andheri station, as the 12-car trains headed to Churchgate are halting way ahead of the EMU designated halt, posing a major safety threat for all waiting to board, or alight the train.
Two passenger trains will remain cancelled between Bharuch and Viramgam sections of Western Railways.
As many as 110 trains were cancelled, terminated or diverted in the last two months and the situation has not improved. Those who made reservations for journey are facing hardships on finding no alternative trains.
As many as 23 trains, including morning and evening Shatabdi Express, were cancelled on Sunday owing to the fallout of the Dera Sacha Sauda violence.