South Western Railway has notified continued running of services of Train No. 06223/06224 Shimoga Town – Dr MGR Chennai Central – Shimoga Town Bi- Weekly Special Fare special as detailed below Train No.06223/ 06224 Shimoga Town – Dr MGR Chennai Central – Shimoga Town Bi-Weekly Special Fare specials: The continued service of Train No. 06223 Shimoga Town – Dr MGR Chennai Central Bi- Weekly Special Fare Special… Continue reading "Continued Running of Special trains between Shimoga Town and Dr MGR Chennai Central"
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To clear extra rush of passengers during Golden Car Festival, Special trains will be operated in Chennai Egmore – Tuticorin Sector as detailed below: Train No.06005/06006 Chennai Egmore – Tuticorin – Chennai Egmore Special fare Specials: Train No. 06005 Chennai Egmore – Tuticorin Special Fare Special will leave Chennai Egmore at 16.15 hrs on 03rd August, 2023 (Thursday) and reach Tuticorin at 03.10 hrs, the… Continue reading "Special Trains between Chennai Egmore and Tuticorin"
PM speaks on telephone with His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Prime Minister, Kingdom of Bahrain
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi spoke on telephone today with His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Prime Minister, Kingdom of Bahrain. HRH Prince Salman conveyed greetings on the occasion of Republic Day of India. Both leaders reviewed the bilateral relations between India and Bahrain and expressed satisfaction that the relationship has seen continued progress… Continue reading "PM speaks on telephone with His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince and Prime Minister, Kingdom of Bahrain"
Indian Railways (IR) has planned for installation of solar energy projects on unused vacant Railway land. State-wise details where action has been taken for installation of Solar electricity projects on unused vacant Railway land are as follows: i) Chhattisgarh- 50 Mega Watt (MW) at Bhilai. ii) Uttar Pradesh – 3 MW at Modern Coach Factory, Raebareli. iii) Haryana- 2 MW… Continue reading "Indian Railways plans for installation of solar energy projects on unused vacant Railway land"
In compliance to the announcement made in Union Budget 2020-21, Kisan Rail trains have been introduced by Indian Railways to enable speedy movement of perishables including fruits, vegetables, meat, poultry, fishery and dairy products from production or surplus regions to consumption or deficient regions. Kisan Rail services are time tabled as well as demand based. Since the launch of first… Continue reading "Nearly 1,600 Kisan Rail services operated since launch of the service in August, 2020"
During his visit to Madhya Pradesh on 15th November, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will inaugurate the redeveloped Rani Kamalapati Railway Station, 2021 at around 3 PM. The redeveloped Rani Kamalapati Railway station, named after brave and fearless Queen Kamalapati of the Gond kingdom, is the first world class railway station in Madhya Pradesh. Redeveloped in Public Private Partnership (PPP)… Continue reading "PM to dedicate to the nation the redeveloped Rani Kamalapati Railway Station in Bhopal"
Brahmaputra Mail becomes the first passenger carrying train on Electric Traction up to Kamakhya station of Guwahati in N.F.Railway
Marking an important step towards green transportation, the first passenger train to run entirely on electric traction arrived at Kamakhya station today. The train No. 05956 Delhi – Kamakhya (Brahmaputra) Mail Special leaving from national capital city reached Kamakhya station of Guwahati today at 13-30 hours covering more than 2000 Kms on electric traction. Similarly, in return direction, the train… Continue reading "Brahmaputra Mail becomes the first passenger carrying train on Electric Traction up to Kamakhya station of Guwahati in N.F.Railway"
Successful trainees of the first batch under Rail Kaushal Vikas Yojana (RKVY) get self-employment toolkits and certificates
Indian Railways’ Production Unit, Banaras Locomotive Works organized a function for distribution of self-employment toolkits and certificates for successful trainees under Rail Kaushal Vikas Yojana (RKVY) on 13.10.2021. This marks the culmination of the 100-hour training program organized by BLW for training of the first batch, in Technical Trades viz. Electrician, Fitter, Machinist, and Welder, under Rail Kaushal Vikas Yojana… Continue reading "Successful trainees of the first batch under Rail Kaushal Vikas Yojana (RKVY) get self-employment toolkits and certificates"
Smt. Darshana Jardosh, Minister of State for Railways and Textiles dedicated new version of ‘Mile Sur Mera Tumhara’ song to the Nation through video conferencing today. The new version of this song has been prepared by Railway employees and officers. During the event, Chairman & CEO, Railway Board, Shri Suneet Sharma and senior Railway officers were also present. This song… Continue reading "Smt Darshana Jardosh dedicates new version of ‘Mile Sur Mera Tumhara’ song to the Nation"
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by the Hon’ble Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has approved doubling of Rajkot-Kanalus railway line. The total estimated cost of the project will be Rs.1,080.58 crore and its escalated / completion cost is Rs.1,168.13 crore. The total length of doubling of line is 111.20 km. The project will be completed in four years.… Continue reading "Cabinet approves doubling of Rajkot-Kanalus railway line"