Tag Archives: Coronavirus

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 »

251 Shramik Special Train: Indian Railway’s great initiative for Labours, Students and people who are stuck in this Corona Pandemic Lockdown.

The Indian Railways on Friday said it has operated 251  Shramik Special trains since May 1 and ferried home over 2.65 lakh migrants stranded in various parts of the country due to the coronavirus-induced lockdown. The passengers have to be screened by the sending States and only those found asymptomatic would be allowed to travel. The Indian Railways on May 1,… Read More »

Will Railways resume its Train services on 15th April after 21 days Lockdown?

Indian Railways has prepared a “Restoration Plan” to resume all its train services after the lockdown on 15th April 2020. As we all know that due to corona virus, nationwide lockdown of 21 days has been implemented. In the history of Indian Railways, it is the first time when railways have suspended its service of… Read More »