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Bharat Darshan – Ramayana Circuit of India | Post Lockdown Initiative by Indian Railways

The word Ramayana means Rama’s progress or movement. The Ramayana is Rama-centric who is also called ‘Maryada Purushottam‘. Ramayana is an epic narrative poem written in Sanskrit, the ancient language of India. Lord Rama during his time of exile travelled to different parts of India and those places are now worshipped with great reverence. Some of… Read More »

World Class Ayodhya Railway Station on Ram Mandir Model by Indian Railways

Arrangements for the construction of Ram Mandir in Ayodhya are in full swing; on the other hand, Ayodhya railway station is also being transformed on the line of Ram Mandir. Ayodhya: It is the sacred birthplace of Lord Rama and setting of the epic Ramayana. Ayodhya used to be the capital of the ancient Kosala Kingdom. Ayodhya has been regarded… Read More »

Indian Railways improves facilities for passengers during COVID-19

The Indian Railways has implemented so many innovative ideas to make train journeys safer and improve passenger comfort – such as a bell warning to alert travelers minutes before a train departs, real-time CCTV monitoring inside coaches, printing of unreserved tickets through mobile applications – on a mass scale. Indian Railways improves facilities for passengers… Read More »

World’s First Electrified Railway Tunnel by Indian Railways

Indian Railways has started building World’s First electrified railway tunnel for Dedicated Freight Corridor. It is one of biggest dream project of the Indian Railways.  This Dedicated Freight Corridor is getting accomplished rapidly despite the covid-19 pandemic. The biggest obstacle to this project came to an end last week. An explosion was carried out in… Read More »

India to get bullet trains on 7 new routes | NHAI to acquire land for high-speed trains tracks

Indian Railways will shortly have a huge network of high-speed bullet trains on seven new routes and, to accelerate the project, the Indian Railways along with the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) will begin the process of acquiring land. According to reports, the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) will soon acquire land to… Read More »

COVID-19 Impact on Indian Railways: Huge Loss to be faced by Indian Railways

As we all know, the outbreak of Coronavirus has made the country standstill since March 2020. The Indian Railways has stopped all the passenger train services during lockdown period and also limited its freight trains services. The Railways generates its internal revenue primarily from passenger and freight trains. Due to limited connectivity and the travel… Read More »

Indian Railways hands over ten locomotives to Bangladesh Further Boosting Bilateral Ties

Indian Railways hands over ten locomotives to Bangladesh on Monday, with the leadership of the two sides committing themselves to more connectivity and infrastructure initiatives to boost trade and create new supply chains. India handed over 10 railway locomotives to Bangladesh on 27 July 2020, reflecting its continued efforts to further boost bilateral economic engagement… Read More »

IRCTC Guidelines for Pilgrimage Journey in 2020 | “Ramayana Circuit of India”

Preventive measures for Tourists to contain spread of COVID-19. Guidelines for Pilgrimage Journey in 2020 A. Generic preventive measures : Tourists should wear face covers/mask and hand gloves (preferable reusable) or ensure for proper disposal. Tourists should practice frequent hand washing with soap or use of alcohol-based sanitizers in train/transport/stay etc. Tourists are advised to… Read More »

ISRO Satellites to Track, Monitor & Manage Assets of Indian Railways

To improve the efficiency of operations, Indian Railways have introduced the tracking of trains via ISRO Satellites. Railways has installed a global positioning system  (GPS) in 2700 electric locomotives and in 3800 diesel locomotive, and it plans to fit the GPS in 6000 locomotives by December 2021, Railway Board Chairman V.K. Yadav said. “By December… Read More »

Zero Contact Between Passenger & TTE with QR Code Scanner at Railway Station | Indian Railways

One more step forward by Indian Railways. Indian Railways has implemented QR Code ticket checking system for checking Ticket without any contact with the passenger. Railway ticket examiners have started checking tickets by scanning QR codes printed on tickets under Moradabad division of Northern Railways. With this move, the railway officials aim to reduce human-to-human… Read More »