In order to help the rush of passengers during the festival season in Tamil Nadu, the Southern Indian Railways has decided to launch a special weekly express. The special Vande Bharat express will cover the major stations of Chennai Egmore, and Nagercoil in its weekly journey, which will be Thursday, as per a report by the Times of India. The… Continue reading "Vande Bharat weekly special train between Chennai – Nagercoil"
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Tamil Nadu is set to get its fourth Vande Bharat Express train that will connect Coimbatore with Bengaluru (Karnataka). After launching the Coimbatore – Pollachi non-reserved train service, Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting L Murugan has informed that the Coimbatore–Bengaluru Vande Bharat train service would commence on December 30. This will be the second Vande Bharat Express… Continue reading "Coimbatore-Bengaluru Vande Bharat service to be launched on December 30"
The Southern Railway has announced operation of Vande Bharat Weekly special train on Tuesdays between Chennai Central and Coimbatore, to cater to the extra rush of traffic, fulfilling the aspirations of the travelling public in the Western region for a pairing train. As per the announcement, 10 services of the special train will be operated from November 28 to January… Continue reading "Vande Bharat special train to be operated from Chennai to Coimbatore"
Indian Railways Sunday said it has introduced the ‘14 minute clean-up’ milestone for every Vande Bharat trains from October 1, emulating the rapid cleaning procedures followed in Japan for bullet train, where the trains are cleaned in seven minutes. Vande Bharat trains will be covered under the “14-minute miracle” scheme which is set to be launched on October 1 at… Continue reading "Vande Bharat train gets cleaned in 14 minutes"
The first Vande Bharat Express between Tirunelveli and Chennai began running on Sunday. It was among the nine new VB Express services, including one on Vijayawada – Dr MGR Chennai Central route, that Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off virtually during the day. A large number of people thronged the Tirunelveli station from where the train started around 1 pm… Continue reading "Chennai-Tirunelveli Vande Bharat services begins"
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off five new Vande Bharat Express trains physically and virtually from Rani Kamlapati Railway Station in Madhya Pradesh’s Bhopal on Tuesday. PM who is scheduled to visit Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday, taking to Twitter wrote, “I will be in Bhopal tomorrow, 27th June to take part in two programmes. First, 5 Vande Bharat trains… Continue reading "PM Modi to flag off five Vande Bharat trains in Madhya Pradesh today"
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today flagged off much-awaited Vande Bharat Express train in Thiruvananthapuram. After PM Modi landed at the Thiruvananthapuram airport, his journey to the Central Railway Station was akin to a roadshow as thousands lined up on the roadsides, hours in advance, to greet him and showered him with flowers as his cavalcade passed them. PM Modi is… Continue reading "Modi flags off Vande Bharat train in Thiruvananthapuram"
Describing the launch of the Vande Bharat Express between Ajmer and Delhi Cantonment as a “big gift” for Rajasthan, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday said the state will become an economic leader in the country if rail facilities are increased. Speaking at the Jaipur railway station after the state’s first Vande Bharat train was flagged off by Prime Minister… Continue reading "Vande Bharat train is a big gift for Rajasthan: Ashok Gehlot"
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday flagged off two Vande Bharat trains, one between Mumbai and Solapur and another between Mumbai and Shirdi. The inauguration ceremony was held in Mumbai, with Union Railways minister Ashwini Vaishnaw, Maharashtra chief minister Eknath Shinde and deputy chief minister Devendra Fadnavis in attendance. “For the 1st time 2 Vande Bharat trains launched. They’ll connect… Continue reading "Modi flags off two Vande Bharat trains from Mumbai"
Indian Railways on Monday started the trial run of to be launched Chennai-Mysore Vande Bharat Express from Chennai’s MG Ramachandran Central Railway station. The Chennai-Mysore Vande Bharat Express train will be flagged off by PM Modi on November 11, the first such indigenously-built high-speed rail in the southern part of India and the country’s fifth. The first Vande Bharat Express… Continue reading "Chennai-Mysore Vande Bharat Express test run begins"