The only air-conditioned (AC) local running on the Western Railway is finally attracting patrons.
Linen and other items worth Rs 2.5 crore were stolen by passengers in trains run by the Western Railway in the last fiscal, an official said Thursday. The revelation comes after a passenger was nabbed for allegedly stealing blankets
There is good news for the 37 lakh travelling on the Western Railway.
To attract more women passengers and make their journey comfortable, the Western Railway (WR) has painted the interiors of two coaches reserved for women of the suburban trains with eye-catching scenic views, reports Hindustan Times.
Next summer, Mumbaikars can expect a cool and comfortable commute, with Western Railway planning to introduce nine more air-conditioned local trains by March 2019. One of these AC locals is likely to be a New Year gift.
Western Railway has developed a dust collection system for the roof-mounted air handling units (AHUs) that pump fresh air into suburban train coaches, a senior official said Monday.
The Central and Western Railway together have have removed close to 1.80 lakh cubic meters of garbage and muck from rail tracks and platforms in the past few month.
Suburban train services on Western Railway (WR) and Central Railway’s main and harbour lines will be affected due to maintenance blocks on Sunday.
In order to reduce the load of outstation trains handled by the Bandra and Mumbai Central terminuses, the western railway (WR) has planned a new terminus at Vasai Road.
Adopting a new strategy to tackle a perennial peeve, Western Railway has started deploying ‘Agents of Change’ (CA) to ensure cleaner stations, including toilets and the concourse area.