Western Railways cancelled 37 mainline trains and short terminated nine other in view of Cyclone Vayu on Friday, taking the total number of affected trains to 174. Cyclone Vayu has changed course and moved towards Oman, according to officials.
Mumbai Locals: Quick Response Teams Planned at Thane, Kalyan, Dadar, Kurla as CR Preps For Monsoon 2019
The Central Railway is acting in advance to combat the issues faced by commuters on Mumbai local train grid throughout the four months of rainfall. At least four quick response teams (QRTs) are being planned by CR as its prepares for Monsoon 2019.
Mumbai: To avoid disruption of train services in monsoon, WR and CR to raise track height in flood-prone areas
In the monsoon season, Mumbai, every year, faces flooding problem due to which train services get disrupted. So, in order to avoid disruption of train services, the Western Railway (WR) and Central Railway (CR) will raise track height in flood-prone areas.
The authorities of Western Railway in Mumbai have busted a racket in which people submitted forged cancer patient concession certificates to get reserved train tickets.
The second air-conditioned local will have room for 600 more commuters – that’s 10 per cent more than the current capacity of 6,200. The additional room has been created by repositioning power transformers and electrical units.
Crackdown on ticketless travellers! Indian Railways zone earns whopping Rs 116.86 crore this fiscal year
Crackdown on ticketless travellers! Indian Railways earns big sum with fine collected from ticketless travellers! Recently, the Western Railway zone of the national transporter said that it has earned an amount of Rs 116.86 crore from ticketless travellers.
Lesson Learnt From Elphinstone Stampede–Western Railways Builds 75 Foot Overbridges In Mumbai, Combats Trespassing
The Western Railways has embarked upon an ambitious project of building 75-foot overbridges (FOBs) and has set an aggressive target of commissioning 50 per cent of these by March 2019, DNA has reported.
The Central Railway will observe a ‘Swachhata Hi Sewa – Pakhwada’ from September 15 to October 2. The Western Railway is also observing a cleanliness campaign during same period.
Konkan and Western Railways of Mumbai to Run Special Trains for Ganesh Festival; Check Full List of Additional Trains
With only a month’s time left for the annual Ganesh festival on September 13 this year, the Indian Railways of Konkan and Western division of Mumbai will run special trains for people’s convenience.
210 station cameras do not capture useful footage as their view is obstructed or they are not looking in right direction. They are now being re-positioned A review of video surveillance at railway stations has painted a grim picture: over 200 cameras are positioned so badly that they do not record any useful footage for security officials.