Category Archives: All About Railways

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 »

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 »

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 »

Rail Coach Factories in India | Indian Railways

Indian Railway’s Research Designs and Standards Organization (RDSO) is the sole R & D organization of Indian Railways and functions as the technical advisor to Railway Board, Zonal Railways and Production Units. One of the foremost roles that RDSO has played is that of developing and maintaining standards and specifications which ensure that all technologies… Read More »

Indian Railways: Rail Locomotive Factories in India

Where is train engine made in India? The Rail Locomotive Factories in India are growing in a massive pace. Indian Railways is fully independent in the matter of building all its equipment. The industry based on railway equipment was established as ‘Peninsular Locomotive Company’ at Singhbhum district of Jharkhand in 1921. The World’s largest locomotive… Read More »

All About Railway Tracks| Rail Gauge – Broad Gauge, Narrow Gauge, Standard Gauge & Meter Gauge

Indian Railway – The Lifeline of India is the Asia’s largest and World’s second-largest railway network. Indian Railways route length network is spread over 1,23,236 kms, with 13,452 passenger trains and 9,141 freight trains plying 23 million travelers and 3 million tonnes (MT) of freight daily from 7,349 stations transports almost 2.5 crore passengers daily. Most often people travel through… Read More »