Good news for IPL fans! Indian Railways to run additional Prinsep Ghat-Barasat & BBD Bag-Baruipur EMU specials

Good news for IPL enthusiasts in Kolkata! Indian Railways to run additional EMU Special Trains between Prinsep Ghat – Barasat and B.B.D. Bag – Baruipur stations due to IPL Cricket match. According to the Eastern Railway zone, in a bid to clear the anticipated rush of spectators witnessing Tata IPL cricket matches, the Sealdah Division … Read more

PM Modi to dedicate Gujarat’s first Indian Railways locomotive production unit to the nation; Check benefits

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to dedicate to the nation Gujarat’s first locomotive production unit of Indian Railways. Today, PM Modi will lay the foundation stone of the Dahod workshop to the manufacturing unit for the production of 9000 HP locomotives. These locos are equipped with Digital Tracking System (Kavach), which is an … Read more

Central PSEs invest Rs 5.5 trillion in FY22, nearly meet combined target

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has emerged as the top investor for the second year in a row among central government agencies and undertakings, which together met 97% of their FY22 revised target of Rs 5.75 trillion. NHAI invested 120% of its FY22 target while the railways, another large investor, met 79%. The … Read more

Indo-Nepal railway connectivity gets a boost! Train services inaugurated between Jaynagar and Kurtha

Indo-Nepal rail connectivity gets a boost as railway passenger service starts between newly gauged converted Jaynagar and Kurtha! In a move to strengthen the Indo – Nepal connectivity, and enhance trade and commerce activities, the governments of India and Nepal commissioned the Jaynagar (Bihar, India) – Kurtha (Nepal) section of the rail link. This rail … Read more

Indian Railways Kavach to boost safety! How this indigenous technology can prevent two trains from colliding

The Kavach system includes key elements from already existing, tried and tested systems such as the European Train Protection and Warning System, as well as the indigenous Anti Collison Device. Indian Railways Kavach System: A few days ago, Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw reviewed the working of the indigenous train protection system of the national transporter- … Read more