It all goes well, the distance between Jaipur and Delhi could be covered in 90 minutes in the future. Ministry of railways is planning to have a semi-high speed train on Jaipur-Delhi route which would run at a speed of up to 200 km/hour.
The Western Railways has decided to have an all-woman ticket checking staff in the Mumbai-Ahmedabad Shatabdi Express from March 8, which happens to be International Women’s Day.
After years of complaints about hygiene, stale food, inadequate facilities on trains, the Indian Railways have virtually put luxury on tracks, with the Western Railway’s premier Rajdhani Express getting refurbished coaches under the government’s “Operation Swarn”.
The next two weekends starting this Republic Day, plan your train travel well as it will see major work on both Central and Western Railways.
The Railways, in an unprecedented move, is likely to hire retired employees in the Mumbai division of both Central Railway and Western Railway by next year.
The Western Railway (WR) today said it has taken necessary precautions and made suitable arrangements in view of the warning about cyclone Ockhi in coastal areas of Maharashtra.
If you find public toilets in suburban railway stations of Mumbai in a filthy and unkempt state and extremely unfit for use, you can now send in feedback with just a click of your smartphone.
The Ahmedabad division of the western railways has ordered an inquiry into an incident where a locomotive coming from the Ahmedabad yard derailed just near the Kalupur station.
The Railway Protection Force or RPF of Western Railway has developed and introduced a mobile application for the security of women commuters travelling between Churchgate and Virar suburban railway stations.
A group of government officials will go for a week long ‘technical visit’ to London-Manchester-Dubai to study a system of using a single card across various modes of transport.