Tag Archives: Coronavirus

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 »

When it will Be SAFE to Travel Again | Indian Railways Do’s & Don’ts

Indian Railways is the pride of our Country – The Lifeline of the Nation, The most preferred mode of transportation for millions of Indians. Common people choose to travel via train for its convenience, cost-effectiveness and reach to even the remote locations. However, inter-state and inter-city travel got hugely impacted in the last few months… Read More »

Isolation Coaches deployed at Patna Junction | Indian Railways fights back COVID-19

With the increasing number of corona patients in Patna, the district administrator, health department, and Indian Railways have teamed up and agreed to treat the patients in the isolation coaches at Patna junction. The number of corona patients in the Bihar state, including the capital Patna, is increasing enormously. Keeping in mind the increasing contamination… Read More »

Lockdown Extended for Regular Trains | Suspended till August, 12.

As India recorded the highest single-day jump of nearly 19,000 COVID-19 cases, Delhi surpassed Mumbai on Wednesday while the lockdown in containment zones in West Bengal was extended till July 31 and a fresh ‘test, track and treat’ strategy put in place by the Centre to curb the spread of infection. The Indian Railways has… Read More »

First State to use Railways “COVID Care Centre”: Uttar Pradesh

Covid Care Centre by Indian Railways Uttar Pradesh has become the India’s first state to use the Railways Coronavirus isolation wards. COVID Care Centre coaches are deployed at Mau station in UP.  This first COVID Care Centre in Uttar Pradesh has received 59 suspected COVID-19 cases in last two days, officials said on Tuesday. Out of… Read More »

Central Railway Appreciates Motorwoman, Manisha Mhaske Ghorpade, on Operating Local Train In Mumbai Amid COVID-19 Crisis

A motorwoman operating a local train in Mumbai in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis has garnered praise from the Central Railway. Wonder woman “Manisha Mhaske Ghorpade” operating the train, wearing a face shield and mask to carry essential staff across harbor line of Mumbai. The CSMT-Panvel local train that carried essential staff was operated… Read More »

Indian Railways mass manufacturer of PPE kits with new technique

In order to curb the spread of COVID-19, Indian Railways has started manufacturing PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) Kit for railway doctors, paramedical staff, nurses and health care personnel in April. Now Indian Railways has become the largest manufacturer of PPE Kits. Indian Railways has became mass manufacturer of PPE kits with new technique which involves… Read More »

First Isolation Ward for Covid-19 by Indian Railways deployed in Delhi.

First Isolation Ward for Covid-19 by Indian Railways deployed in Delhi. Isolation Ward for Covid-19 by Indian Railways deployed in Delhi is very first of its kind. As per Railway Ministry the first isolation ward for Covid -19 has been started at Delhi Railway station on 1-Jun-20 as per government guidelines. The guidelines recently issued… Read More »

Indian Railways: Full list of Special trains starting today, stoppages, timings, IRCTC booking. Guidelines for travelling

Indian Railways to resume its partial operation of Passenger trains after a lockdown of 50 days due to COVID-19 pandemic. Train operations will initially start with starting 15 pairs of trains. After Shramik Special Trains, Indian Railways is prepared to run 15 special trains in the country for its passengers who were stuck due to… Read More »