Tag Archives: Indian Railways

Long-Distance Trains to be resumed from this week: Indian Railways

Indian Railways has started to resume the train services of many long-distance trains in various parts of the country as the number of new covid-19 cases in the country is on a declining trend. Various states have also started to provide relaxation in the covid-19 restrictions which were imposed in April to stop the rising… Read More »

‘ASK DISHA’ – IRCTC’s AI-based initiative to help government organizations in answering customer queries.

The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) will now offer its successful AI-based solution ‘ASK DISHA’ to various government organizations and businesses for their usage and larger benefit to the consumers. The chatbot powered by artificial intelligence will enable those organizations to answer general queries of the customers and garner good will too, according… Read More »

Indian Railways: List of 35 Unreserved Mail, Express Special Trains from February 22

The Indian Railways are all set to run unreserved mail and express special trains for the convenience of passengers. As per the announcement by Union Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal, the operations will begin from February 22. Goyal also shared a list of a total of 35 unreserved mail and express special trains that will… Read More »

Indian Railways launches Brand New Train Coaches: First-Ever AC-3-Tier Economy Coach

The Indian Railways launched its first-ever air-conditioned economy class train coach. It has an advanced design of seats and berths with foldable snack tables. Other great features are the water bottle holders and free space for magazines and mobile phones. According to railway authorities, the AC-three-tier economy class coach will be affordable for the common… Read More »

Block chain In Railways: To Bring Decentralized, Autonomous & Smart Rail Networks

Block chain In Railways: To Bring Decentralized, Autonomous & Smart Rail Networks  Block chain the mammoth technology which revolutionized supply chain, banking, healthcare and other industries, is now started to create huge impact on transportation industry too. So, let’s take a look about one of the biggest transport industry – Railways, The National Transporter that… Read More »

“Future Ready” – Indian Railways to Complete 56 key Railway Projects by Fiscal Year’22

The National transporter has been allocated a capex plan of Rs 215,058 crore for FY ‘22 Indian Railways will complete several projects in the fiscal year 2021-22! In a bid to boost rail infrastructure as well as to make Indian Railways future-ready, the Railway Ministry has identified a total of 56 projects all across the… Read More »

Railways Introduces Braille Signages for Visually-impaired at CSMT in Mumbai

In an initiative to offer reduction to divyang commuters, Central Railway’s Mumbai division, on Wednesday, January 27, launched Braille signages at main entry factors of Foot Overbridge (FOB) railings, main station places of work, ready rooms, lifts, water huts on the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) railway station in Mumbai. Braille signages for visually impaired at CSMT station… Read More »

Indian Railways to add 350 km to 400 km of Dedicated Freight Corridor by March, says Rail Minister Piyush Goyal

Indian Railways is making dedicated freight corridors to provide exclusive movement on fast speeds for goods trains. Dedicated Freight corridor is being seen as a game-changer in the Economic Development of India, Indian Railways has said. भारतीय रेलवे माल गाड़ियों के लिए तेज गति पर विशेष गति प्रदान करने के लिए समर्पित फ्रेट कॉरिडोर बना… Read More »

Trains between Bengaluru city and Kempegowda International Airport: All you need to know

The eight-car diesel-electric multiple unit (DEMU) train has the capacity to carry 2,402 passengers in each trip. The Indian Railways is now operating trains from Bengaluru city station to the newly built Kempegowda International Airport, Devanahalli (KIAD) railway halt station. The South Western Railway has begun service to the Kempegowda International Airport, Devanahalli (KIAD) railway… Read More »

Indian Railways Train cancellation refund: Big update for passengers, Railways extends time limit for claims

Railways Extends Time To Claim Refunds For Trains Cancelled Between March And July Indian Railways Train cancellation refund rules, status: Indian Railways in a statement said that the decision was taken by the Ministry of Railways to the time limit beyond six months and up to nine months from the date of the journey for… Read More »