SWR: 300 Coaches Planned for Conversion to Isolation Wards or Quarantine Hubs

SWR is gearing up to convert 300 coaches to Isolation Wards or Quarantine Hubs. Indian Railways intends to modify 5,000 passenger coaches in all. Read more »

SWR: Bengaluru Division Gears Up to Fight COVID-19, Sets up Quarantine Facilities, Trains Staff

Bengaluru Division, of South Western Railway has taken up various preventive and relief measures against Pandemic Covid-19. Read more »

Coronavirus: Indian Railways Ropes in Staff Qualified but not Working as Doctors or Paramedics

Indian Railways (IR) is preparing a database of qualified MBBS/Paramedical employees in Railways who are not working as Doctors/Paramedics so as to train them going forward. Read more »

SWR: Hubballi Division Takes Up Intensive Cleaning, Sanitization of Stations, Offices and Colonies

Hubballi Division has undertaken the initiative to sanitize stations and each and every residential unit in various railway colonies and all the offices where essential employees are working Read more »

SWR: Diesel Loco Shed Hubballi Manufactures Hand Sanitizer

This shed is equipped with a laboratory to cater to locomotive maintenance requirements such as lubricant analysis, chemical analysis of various materials etc. Read more »

SR: Workshops Take Lead to Meet Requirement of Medical Essentials

Perambur Loco Works is making hand sanitizers for its use in railway offices and railway hospitals. Similarly Goldern Rock Workshop, Tiruchirappalli has also produced in-house 10 litres of hand sanitizers. Read more »

New PCEEs appointed

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

New General Managers Posted for Western Railway, West Central Railway, Kolkata Metro and NAIR

New General Managers posted to Western Railway, West Central Railway, NAIR and Kolkata Metro Read more »

RPF Saved 495 Lives, Seized 1.5 Lakh Tickets Worth 73 Crores Booked by Touts in 2019

The Railway Protection Force released its Annual Performance Report for the year 2019, showcasing its achievements in maintaining security in Railway premises Read more »

Indian Railways Has 176 Accident Relief Trains, 86 Accident Relief Medical Vans, to Procure More Cranes, High-Speed Relief Trains to Improve Disaster Response

175 Tonnes cranes are under procurement which is an up-gradation over existing 140 T cranes available with Indian Railways. The concept of the golden hour has also been recognised to expedite response... Read more »