IR to retain 700 diesel locos post full electrification

The Railway Board has decided to retain 700 diesel locomotives in mainland operation over zonal railways. 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 »

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 »

WR: Electrification of Mahesana-Vadnagar Line Completed in Record Time

Western Railway has completed electrification of the newly converted broad gauge line between Mahesana and Vadnagar in just 8 months Read more »

CORE Electrified 1,701 Kilometres of Route This Fiscal to Date: GM

Mail /express trains 172 in number switched over from diesel to electric traction, the General Manager said in his Republic Day Speech Read more »

SCR to take 8 trains on Electric traction

The electrification between Guntakal and Kalluru for a distance of 41 Route Kms has now been completed in all respects. Commissioner, Railway Safety recently completed the inspection and has thereby given certification... Read more »

SCR takes 30 trains on electric traction : To save Rs 53 crores

South Central Railway, has taken 30 trains on electric traction during the current fiscal FY20 Read more »

L&T Wins CORE Contract to Electrify 985 km of Route on Southern Railway

Larsen & Toubro Limited has won the 587 crore contract for Electrification of 985 route km of Indian Railways in Southern India, Route details inside Read more »