Mission Raftaar Aims to Improve Mobility and Increasing Average Speed

Action Plan for improving mobility and increasing average speed includes removal of speed restrictions, construction of Road Over Bridges (ROBs) and Road Under Bridges (RUBs), right powering of trains and replacement of... Read more »

ECR: Speed Increase to 120 kmph for 18 Pairs of Trains on the Grand Chord Line

ECR increases speed of 18 train pairs to 120 kmph on the grand chord line .The move aims to improve punctuality besdies enhancing the section capacity between DHN and DDU.. Read more »

NFR: 17 Permanent Speed Restrictions Removed, Speeds Up Trains

NFR removes 17 PSRs. Removal of permanent speed restrictions with aim to maintain better punctuality Read more »

GM Eastern Railway inspects Malda division

The process includes scrutiny of passenger amenities, rail infrastructure and a trailing window inspection of track conditions at Sahibganj,NewFarakka and Malda Town . Read more »

Traffic block to maintain tracks in Katwa-Azimganj section of ER

RailPost Bureau October 14, 2019 A three hour traffic block will be taken (between 11:30 hours and 14:30 hours) from October 16 to October 18 for track maintenance work between Khagra Ghat... Read more »

Monsoon Disruptions on Mumbai’s Ghat sections: The 4th Line Imperative

Derailments, boulder falling onto the tracks, landslides and flooding of ghat section tracks has caused disruptions. A look at the causes and solutions Read more »

CCEA Approves Three Rail Projects Worth Over Rs 6k Crores

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved three new railway projects worth over Rs. 6,000 crores Read more »

229 Manned Level Crossings Eliminated, 1795 Targeted for FY 19-20

The Indian Railways has managed to eliminate 229 Manned Level Crossings (MLCs) in 2 months. The figure is significantly higher than 65 such crossings eliminated last year. Read more »

160 kph: 13.5k Crores for Mumbai – Delhi and Delhi – Howrah Routes

Indian Railways plans to spend Rs 13,490 crore to upgrade the New Delhi-Howrah and the New - Mumbai Rajdhani routes to a speed of 160 kmph in the next four years. Read more »

IR’s Future Roadmap – Part 2: Capacity Enhancement

In this part, we take a look at IR’s infrastructure enhancement plans in its roadmap for the future. Read more »