Railways is looking to unveil new services in the new year as part of which passengers will be treated to cuisines curated by a celebrity chef coupled with ultra modern facilities to make it a world class journey. “Despite challenges, we undertook several initiatives in 2016 which will bear fruits later. In 2017, we are looking to progress on the many new initiatives we have launched,” Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has said.
“Recently we launched Hamsafar Express. Before that Mahamanya and Gatimaan Express were also launched. Tejas will be launched in 2017,” Prabhu said. Redefining passengers’ travel experience, Tejas coaches will be equipped with 22 new features, including entertainment LCD screens for each passenger along with headphones sockets.
The LCD screens will also be used for disseminating passenger-related information and safety instructions. Quality catering service will be a part of Tejas fares like Rajdhani and Duronto trains and railways is considering an agreement with renowned chef Sanjeev Kapoor to finalise the menu shortly. Read More…
Latest posts by indianexpress. (see all)
- Metro Magenta Line Likely To Open Soon: A First-of-its-kind Elevated Stabling Yard At Jasola Vihar – October 18, 2017
- Diwali, Chhath Puja Special Trains: Here Is The Full List – October 17, 2017
- Indian Railways Finance Corporation, 2 Other Rail PSUs IPOs To Hit Markets In Q4 – October 17, 2017