Indian Railways To Utilize 8 Lakh Man-Days of Work via Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan

Indian Railways to utilize 8 lakh man days through the Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan aimed at helping generate employment for migrant workers who have returned home Read more »

Railway Ministry Streamlines Procurement, Approved Vendor To Be Eligible Across All Units

Railway Ministry has simplified vendor management and approval process by making approved vendors eligible to supply their approved items to all units of Indian Railways Read more »

COVID-19 Transmission Risk Reason For Not Using AC Coaches: Railway Ministry

Air conditioned coaches were not used because of the need for adequate ventilation and risk of COVID-19 transmission, says the Ministry of Railways Read more »

Indian Railways Pumped 1.46 Lakh Crores As Capex in FY19-20, Electrified 5,782 km of Route

Indian Railways has pumped in Rs. 1.46 lakh crores as capital expenditure in the financial year 2019-20, according to a statement by the ministry Read more »

Indian Railways to Start 200 Non AC Trains from 1st June: Minister Piyush Goyal

The Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal has announced the starting of 200 trains for passengers from 1st June 2020. Online booking to start soon. Read more »

Indian Railways Asked to Consult MHA Before Running More Shramik Special Trains in Revised Order

Ministry of Home Affairs asks Indian Railways to consult before running more Shramik Special Trains between states, according to a revised order. Read more »

Indian Railways Announces Sops for Freight Transport in COVID-19 Pandemic

Indian Railways announces several sops for freight transporters during the COVID-19 pandemic, including removal of haulage charge for empty movement of containers and flat wagons Read more »

UPDATED with More Photos: Indian Railways Coach Hospital: What it looks like

Southern Railway has modified coaches as hospitals to keep coronavirus patients in isolation. Every coach will have several modifications. See pics. 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 »

Indian Railways Declares Force Majeure till 14th April 2020

Indian Railways has decided that the period from 22.03.2020 to 14.04.2020 shall be treated under “Force Majeure”. During this period no demurrage, wharfage, stacking, stabling, detention and ground usage charge shall be... Read more »