Tag Archives: Indian Railways

Railways generates over 1 million Mandays of work under Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyan

Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyan launched 20 June 2020 Indian Railways has generated more than one million man-days of work in six states, including Bihar and Rajasthan, under a rural public works scheme “Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyan” launched in June this year to tackle the impact of Covid-19 on migrant workers, the ministry said on Sunday.… Read More »

“User Fees” – Railways introduces a ” New Charge” for Train Travellers

Train travel is likely to become expensive in forthcoming days as passengers have to pay an additional “User fees” in addition to the train fares at some major stations with high footfall. The announcement was made by railway board CEO VK Yadav. He asserted that the additional fee will be levied in order to attract investments… Read More »

End of “Waiting List Ticket” – Indian Railways Announces ‘Clone Train’ Scheme

TOP STORIESNATIONAL Indian Railways Announces ‘Clone Train’ Scheme TOP STORIESNATIONAL Indian Railways Announces ‘Clone Train’ Scheme TOP STORIESNATIONAL Indian Railways Announces ‘Clone Train’ Scheme What is Clone Train Scheme? A ‘clone’ train will be run as a substitute to an actual one and will have same train number. These types of trains will be operated only… Read More »

Railways To Run 120 Special Trains For Dussehra, Diwali And Chhath Puja

Indian Railways is all set to make the festive season actually festive. The national transporter will be running 120 special trains for Dusshera, Diwali and Chhath Puja. Indian festivals coming up, so the Indian Railways is planning to run special trains in the festive season. The most prominent festivals of the Hindu community like Dussehra,… Read More »

Five railway stations in Bihar to be re-developed | RLDA

Bihar – the perfect blend of literature and science Bihar is an epicenter of knowledge, culture, spirituality and learning. The city Patliputra, now Patna is the oldest continuously inhabited city in India. Bihar is the only place in the world where two of the most popular religions on the planet, Buddhism and Jainism, took birth… Read More »

For the first time in the world, Indian Railways is going to achieve this feat in 2030

Indian Railways aims to reduce carbon emissions to zero in the next decade. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal tweeted this on Wednesday evening. “By 2030, we will have net-zero railways,” the railway minister tweeted. The carbon emissions of Indian Railways will be zero, “he wrote.” Indian Railways carries 600 crore passengers and 120 crore tons of… Read More »

COVID-19 impact on Indian Railways: 1.78 crore Rail Tickets Cancelled in 5 months

Indian Railways Revenue Decreased, Canceled Train Tickets, Corona Impact: Indian Railways canceled a total of 1,78,70,644 tickets in the last 5 months and in return it had to refund Rs 2,727 crore to the people. As we all know, the outbreak of Coronavirus has made the country standstill since March 2020. The Indian Railways has… Read More »

Unique Way of Independence Day Celebration by Indian Railways

Indian Railways is observing “Cleanliness Week” from 10th August to 16th August in order to mark the celebration of Independence Day. The “Cleanliness Week” will include a special Cleanliness drive which will focus on cleaning the tracks, station offices, colonies, work sites, edge of stations and other areas near railway premises. The Cleanliness drive will give special attention on the collection of plastic waste along with… Read More »

Parcel Trains: Full List of Trains Introduced by Indian Railways to Help Traders Move Goods During Lockdown

The Indian Railway is playing an important role during the threat of pandemic COVID-19, in service of the nation; The National Transporter has introduced Time Tabled Special Parcel Trains for transportation of essential commodities during lockdown period. These Parcel trains will connect all the important centers across the country and will benefit local industries, e-commerce… Read More »