Railway Board asks zones to kickstart recruitment

The Railway Board has asked all railway zones to fill up vacancies under the direct quota. This follows the announcement made by the Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on January 23 Read more »

Phased re-opening of Dhanbad-Chandrapura section to rail traffic from February 15

The Dhanbad-Chandrapura section which was closed for traffic since June 15, 2017 is likely to re-open for traffic from February 15 onwards, according to a statement from East Central Railway. Re-opening will... Read more »

New GM appointments for NR, NWR, ECR, ICF and SCR

Several key new officials have been appointed for some zones today Read more »

Dhanbad – Chandrapura section set to fully re-open for rail traffic

The 34-km Dhanbad - Chandrapura section on East Central Railway is all set to be fully re-opened for rail traffic soon Read more »

Seemanchal Express Derailed: 7 killed, 30 injured as 11 coaches derail near Hajipur

Train operations on Hajipur-Barauni section via Bachwara affected Helpline numbers: Sonpur- 06158221645, Hajipur- 06224272230, Barauni- 06279232222 Eleven coaches from the rear of a train number 12487 Jogbani – Anand Vihar Seemanchal  express... Read more »

ECR proposes to spend Rs.133.78 crore on expansion of workshops and production units in FY20

East Central Railway (ECR) plans to spend Rs 133.78 crore for its workshops and production units during FY20. Read more »

ECR gauge conversion outlay pegged at Rs 305 crore

Four gauge conversion projects on East Central Railway, entailing a capex of Rs 305 crore have been proposed. Read more »

ECR to invest Rs 2,200 crore under PPP mode

East Central Railway, which serves parts of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, and Jharkhand, will use the popular mode of Public Private Partnership (Extra Budgetary Resources (Partnership)) to finance its 30 plus new line... Read more »