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‘Azadi Ki Rail Gadi Aur Stations’ celebrations to conclude on 23rd July, 2022

‘Azadi Ki Rail Gadi Aur Stations’ celebrations to conclude on 23rd July, 2022

🕔18:04, 21.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 21: Indian Railways will organise closing event of the Iconic Week Celebrations of the ‘Azadi Ki Rail Gadi aur Stations’ here on 23rd July, 2022. Minister of Railways Ashwini Vaishnaw will grace the occasion. He will interact

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Indian Railways records best ever Monthly Freight Loading of 125.50 MT in June, 2022

Indian Railways records best ever Monthly Freight Loading of 125.50 MT in June, 2022

🕔19:23, 1.Jul 2022

The incremental loading in the month of June has been 12.72 MT i.e. a growth of 11.28 % over the previous best June figures achieved in 2021 With this, Indian Railways has had 22 straight months of best ever monthly

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RPF rescues 150 girls/women during pan India drive “Operation Mahila Suraksha”

RPF rescues 150 girls/women during pan India drive “Operation Mahila Suraksha”

🕔13:19, 2.Jun 2022

Over 7000 persons arrested for traveling unauthorizedly in coaches reserved for women 5742 awareness campaigns organized to educate rail users regarding their safety and Dos & Don’ts  New Delhi, 02 June, 2022 : Safety and Security of women have always been

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Indian Railways launch ‘Baby Berth’ for infants

Indian Railways launch ‘Baby Berth’ for infants

🕔15:43, 10.May 2022

The Indian Railways introduced a separate ‘Baby Berth’ (seats for newly-born children) in trains on Mothers’s Day on February 8 where the infants will now be able to sleep alongside their mother. New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Indian Railways introduced

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Indian Railways launches ‘pilot project’ for e-Auction of Commercial Earning and Non-Fare Revenue contracts

Indian Railways launches ‘pilot project’ for e-Auction of Commercial Earning and Non-Fare Revenue contracts

🕔19:14, 22.Apr 2022

New Delhi, 22 April, 2022: Indian Railways has launched a ‘pilot project’ for e-Auction of Commercial Earning and Non-Fare Revenue contracts, on eleven Divisions over nine Zonal Railways. The major features of e-Auction pilot project are as under: • For the

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Ashwini Vaishnaw reviews developmental projects in Khajuraho Announces Vande Bharat Train for Khajuraho

Ashwini Vaishnaw reviews developmental projects in Khajuraho Announces Vande Bharat Train for Khajuraho

🕔15:54, 17.Apr 2022

New Delhi, 17th April, 2022: Indian Railways is committed to provide world class facilities to its passengers at Railway stations said Ashwini Vaishnaw, Minister of Railways, Communications, Electronics and Information Technology during his visit to Khajuraho Jhansi National Highway /

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NATIONAL RAIL PLAN VISION – 2030

NATIONAL RAIL PLAN VISION – 2030

🕔17:21, 16.Mar 2022

New Delhi, 16 March, 2021: Indian Railways have prepared a National Rail Plan (NRP) for India – 2030. The Plan is to create a ‘future ready’ Railway system by 2030. The NRP is aimed to formulate strategies based on both operational

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‘Indigenous train protection system KAVACH to cover 2,000 km of rail track’

‘Indigenous train protection system KAVACH to cover 2,000 km of rail track’

🕔12:05, 5.Mar 2022

Indian Railways is planning to implement KAVACH protection system to an extent of 2,000 km during the current financial year on high density routes like New Delhi-Mumbai and New Delhi-Howrah routes, Minister for Railways, Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Friday. Hyderabad,

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Railways target 100% electrification by Dec 2023: Economic Survey

Railways target 100% electrification by Dec 2023: Economic Survey

🕔17:22, 31.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) The Indian Railways (IR) has set a target of 100 per cent electrification of its network by December 2023, said economic survey 2021-22. To achieve this target with creation of other infrastructure in the sector, the

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RailTel to Implement Tunnel Communication System in Dharam-Banihal Section of Jammu & Kashmir Rail Link

RailTel to Implement Tunnel Communication System in Dharam-Banihal Section of Jammu & Kashmir Rail Link

🕔19:57, 9.Dec 2021

RailTel has been awarded this project costing Rs. 210.77 Crore by IRCON RailTel had recently received Tunnel Communication order for Katra-Dharam Section for Rs. 89.60 Crore from Konkan Railway Corporation RailTel now has tunnel communication project for the entire Katra-

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Indian Railways to run nearly 668 trains during the festive season

Indian Railways to run nearly 668 trains during the festive season

🕔19:15, 26.Oct 2021

Indian Railways is running nearly 668 special services to ensure smooth and comfortable travel to the passengers, during the festive season Besides special trains & augmentation of coaches in regular trains, crowd management at major stations is prioritized Special Trains

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Railways successfully operated two long haul freight trains ‘Trishul’ and ‘Garuda’ for the first time over South Central Railway

Railways successfully operated two long haul freight trains ‘Trishul’ and ‘Garuda’ for the first time over South Central Railway

🕔11:37, 10.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 10: Indian Railways has successfully operated two long haul freight trains “Trishul” and “Garuda” for the first time over South Central Railway(SCR). Long haul trains, which are twice or multiple times longer than the normal composition of

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Railways Creates 1 Cr+ Digital receipts using NIC e-Office implemented by RailTel

Railways Creates 1 Cr+ Digital receipts using NIC e-Office implemented by RailTel

🕔20:10, 23.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sept 23: In an endeavour to digitize workspace, more than 1 crore digital receipts and 16.8 lakh digital files have been created by Railway officials on NIC e-office platform implemented by RailTel. RailTel was entrusted with implementation of

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Indian Railways plans to run 261 Ganapati Special Trains

Indian Railways plans to run 261 Ganapati Special Trains

🕔17:20, 7.Sep 2021

Central Railway to run 201 Ganapati Special Trains, Western Railway to run 42 Ganapati Special Trains, Konkan Rail Corporation Limited (KRCL) to run 18 Ganapati Special Trains These special trains have started its services and shall run till 20th September, 2021

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To offer economical and luxurious AC Travel experience, Indian Railways’ new 3AC Economy coach begins its services in Train No. 02403 Prayagraj- Jaipur Express today

To offer economical and luxurious AC Travel experience, Indian Railways’ new 3AC Economy coach begins its services in Train No. 02403 Prayagraj- Jaipur Express today

🕔18:24, 6.Sep 2021

New Delhi, 6th September, 2021: Indian Railways has always been committed to the convenient travel of its passengers by developing coaches with improved passenger friendly features. The new entrant to this developmental journey of Indian Railways is AC Three Tier

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Indian Railways’ Chandigarh Railway Station awarded 5-Star ‘Eat Right Station’ certification by FSSAI

Indian Railways’ Chandigarh Railway Station awarded 5-Star ‘Eat Right Station’ certification by FSSAI

🕔13:45, 2.Sep 2021

The ‘Eat Right Station’ certification is awarded by FSSAI to railway stations that set benchmarks in providing safe and wholesome food to passengers  Chandigarh Railway Station becomes the fifth Railway station in India to get this recognition  New Delhi, Sep

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Indian Railways starts to run Rajendra Nagar Terminal (Patna) – New Delhi Rajdhani Express with new upgraded Tejas rake from today

Indian Railways starts to run Rajendra Nagar Terminal (Patna) – New Delhi Rajdhani Express with new upgraded Tejas rake from today

🕔18:25, 1.Sep 2021

New Delhi, 01st September, 2021 A new era of train travel experience with enhanced comfort is being rolled out by Indian Railways with the introduction of newly upgraded Tejas sleeper coach rakes in Rajdhani trains. These bright golden hued coaches, with

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Indian Railways register Highest Freight in terms of loading and earning in August, 2021

Indian Railways register Highest Freight in terms of loading and earning in August, 2021

🕔17:56, 1.Sep 2021

Indian Railways freight loading was 110.55 million tonnes which is 16.87 % higher compared to August 2020 (94.59 million tonnes) Earned Rs. 10,866.20 crore from freight loading which is also 20.16 % higher compared to August 2020 (Rs. 9,043.44 Cr.)

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Railways entrusts RLDA to redevelop 49 more railways stations

Railways entrusts RLDA to redevelop 49 more railways stations

🕔07:16, 11.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 11  The Indian Railways has entrusted the Rail Land Development Authority (RLDA) to redevelop additional 49 railway stations across the country, an official statement said on Tuesday. The RLDA statement said that some of these stations are

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Waiting Rooms/Halls over Indian Railways

Waiting Rooms/Halls over Indian Railways

🕔19:00, 30.Jul 2021

5374 numbers of stations have waiting rooms/halls over Indian Railways. In rest of the stations  seating arrangements  are  provided  in concourse/ticket booking area. Waiting rooms/halls are included in Minimum Essential Amenities, which are ensured at all categories of railway stations except Suburban Stations (SG) and Halt Station-3 (HG-3) stations. Upgradation/modernization of railway stations including waiting rooms/halls on Indian Railways is a continuous and on-going process, however, priority is accorded to higher category

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