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 »

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 »

Electrification: CORE Targets 2,504 km Completion in Jan, Feb and March 2020

CORE plans to complete electrification of 2,504 route km of railway network before 31st March 2020. Full list of sections and target dates available. Read more »

Railway Board : MAINTENANCE STUDY GROUP MEETING ON TRACTION DISTRIBUTION HELD AT BHAVNAGAR DIVISION

The 31st Maintenance Study Group Traction distribution meeting was held at Somnath on 8th and 9th November, 2019. Western Railway provided the logistic support for the successful conduct of this important meeting attended by senior... Read more »

KEC International Gets Contract For Electrification of 1,217 km on South Central Railway

KEC International Awarded 973 crore contract for electrification of 1,200 km of railway line in South Central Railway territory within three years Read more »

New General Managers appointed

Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the following proposals of Ministry of Railways Read more »

1,000 km of electrification complete so far in FY 19-20

Almost 1,000 kilometres of track has been electrified in the first four and a half months of the financial year 2019-20, sources in Indian Railways said. Read more »

Electrification: CORE to electrify 6,200 km in 2019-20, Updated timelines here

Central Organization for Railway Electrification (CORE) plans to complete 6,234 route km of electrification in FY 19-20. CORE is tasked with electrification of 22,800 route km of railway lines across IR. Read more »

Electrification: Southern India – SR, SWR and SCR get Revised Timelines and Targets for 2019-20

Revised timelines and targets have been set out for the three zones in Southern India for the financial year 2019-20 by the Railway Board. Read more »

Fact Check: Claim by Deccan Herald Article on Electrification is Wrong. It was 4,087 km, not 4.087 km!

It is one of several dubious claims made in a piece by Deccan Herald on the performance of the Railway Ministry under the current govt Read more »