Rail Connectivity To North East On A Mission Mode

The development of the region will see new heights with better connectivity Read more »

Akola-Akot Section of AK-Khandwa Gauge Conversion Project Complete, BG Line Commissioned

South Central Railway has commissioned the Akola-Akot section of the Akola-Khandwa line that was under gauge conversion works. Read more »

Akola-Khandwa Gauge Conversion: Mah CM Wants Rail Line Out of Melghat Sanctuary. See Maps, Details Why

Maharashtra CM has asked Railway Minister Piyush Goyal to divert the Akola-Khandwa railway line out of the Melghat sanctuary while going for gauge conversion Read more »

WR Rail Budget Allocations: 550 Cr for Mumbai Transport Projects, 279 Cr for Passenger Amenities

Western Railway gets 550 crores for Mumbai Suburban transport projects as well as over 270 crores for passenger amenities in the zone Read more »


Government of India through Ministry of Railways is making all out efforts to improve connectivity in the North-Eastern region of India by providing better railway infrastructure. Average Annual Budget allocation for Infrastructure... Read more »

498 Railway Projects Costing 6.75 Lakh Crores Currently Underway

At present 498 Railway projects including 188 New Lines, 55 Gauge Conversion and 255 Doubling Projects are in different stages of execution/planning/sanction. The total length of these projects is 49,069 km costing... Read more »

Itwari-Nagbhir NG Line to be Closed for Gauge Conversion

The last NG section in SECR's Nagpur division to close down for gauge conversion.Starting November 25, four pairs of narrow gauge pasenger trains between Itwari and Nagbhir will be cancelled. Read more »

Electrification to be Part of All Rail Projects

Indian Railways (IR) has decided to provide for electrification works of those sections which were earlier sanctioned as new lines/ gauge conversions besides all un-electrified sidings and diesel loco sheds Read more »

GC: Kelod – Bhimalgondi Section Commissioned, Itwari – Kelod Passenger Extended

The erstwhile Itwari - Kelod Passenger service has now been extended to Bhimalgondi, a newly completed station about 94 kilometres from Itwari Read more »

WR: Target of 559 km New Line, GC & Doubling in FY19-20, Includes 291 km from 18-19

WR has been set a target of 559 km of commissioning of New Line, Doubling and Gauge Conversion work in the financial year 2019-20, according to sources. Read more »