Station Redevelopment: Contracts Awarded for Bijwasan and Anand Vihar in Delhi, Gomtinagar in Lucknow and Chandigarh: Piyush Goyal

Stations being planned for redevelopment to make them congestion-free and passenger friendly. Contracts awarded for Anand Vihar, Bijwasan in Delhi, Gomtinagar in Lucknow and Chandigarh, according to Piyush Goyal in Lok Sabha Read more »

Safety: Better Coaches, Signalling Among Measures Taken by Indian Railways: Piyush Goyal in LS

Several measures, including use of better coaches, improved signalling, Fogpass devices, vigilance control devices among steps being taken by Indian Railways to improve safety, according to Piyush Goyal Read more »

Electrification of 28,810 km of Railway Line by December 2023: Piyush Goyal

Electrification of 28,810 kilometres of lines on Indian Railways is planned by December 2023, according to Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal. Annual targets inside Read more »

WR Rail Budget Allocations: 550 Cr for Mumbai Transport Projects, 279 Cr for Passenger Amenities

Western Railway gets 550 crores for Mumbai Suburban transport projects as well as over 270 crores for passenger amenities in the zone Read more »

CR Rail Budget Allocations: New Line and Doubling Projects Get 7,500+ Crores

Central Railway gets net plan outlay of Rs. 4,399 crores for FY21, over Rs. 7,500 crores for new line and capacity enhancement projects Read more »

NFR Budget Allocations: 2,597 Cr for New Railway Lines, 144 Cr for Passenger Amenities

North East Frontier Railway (NFR) has received adequate funding for new lines and renewal works, according to zonal officials Read more »

New PCEEs appointed

New Principal Chief Electrical Engineers (PCEE) have been appointed for NCR, ECR and WCR zones. Read more »

Indian Railways Capex at All-Time High of 1.61 Lakh Crores for FY 2020-21

Indian Railways is set to invest in capital expenditure at an all time high of 1.61 lakh crores in FY 2020-21 for capacity enhancement and other infrastructure Read more »

CR: 95 Years of EMU Service on Central Railway

It was on 3.2.1925 the first EMU service with 4-cars was flagged off by Sir Leslie Wilson, the then Governor of Mumbai. The first service ran from the then Bombay VT... Read more »

Indian Railways Celebrates 95 Years of Electric Traction on 3rd February

The first EMU train with 4 coaches of cement flooring 10 feet wide stock was flagged off by the then Governor of Bombay Sir Leslie Wilson at 10:00 hours from pf-2. The... Read more »