In view of nationwide lockdown in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic, South Eastern Railway has come forward to help the poor, needy and destitute people by distributing free meals during this crisis situation.... Read more »

NCR: 25 Lakh Meals Served in 1,700 Shramik Special Trains

North Central Railway has served 25 lakh meals in 1,700 Shramik Special trains, no demand on 2nd June for running Shramik Special from NCR Read more »

Special Train Services To Start on 1st June, 1.45 Lakh Passengers to Travel on First Day

Over 1.45 lakh passengers to travel on the first day of starting of special trains from 1st June 2020. A total of 26 lakh passengers have been booked for the month of... Read more »

ER: Guidelines for Passengers Boarding Special Trains, State Govt Protocols To Be Followed

Eastern Railway releases guidelines for special train passengers boarding trains from 1st June, to not allow passengers to board without reservation enroute Read more »

NFR Issues Guidelines For Passengers Boarding Special Trains Starting 1st June

Northeast Frontier Railway releases guidelines for passengers boarding special trains starting from 1st June Read more »

CR: Only Packed Food Items To Be Available on Special Trains, Passenger to Pay, Other Guidelines Inside

Passengers should bring food and water from home, packaged food may also be available at food stalls, to be paid for by passengers in special trains to start from 1st June Read more »

North Eastern States Received Almost 1 Lakh Passengers by Shramik Special Trains

One lakh passengers have traveled to the north east from all over India by 63 Shramik special trains so far Read more »

SER: 4.15 Lakh Meals Supplied to Needy During Lockdown

South Eastern Railway has supplied 4.15 lakh free meals to the poor and needy during the lockdown. Read more »

Outrage All You Want, But Indian Railways Did A Terrific Job In The Lockdown

I take a look at how the Indian Railways did a wonderful job ensuring that the country had food and fuel during the lockdown, and why the outrage over diverted trains is... Read more »

3,543 Shramik Special Trains Run So Far, Transporting 48 Lakh Passengers Back Home

Over 3,543 Shramik Special trains have been operated by Indian Railways to transport 48 lakh passengers back home Read more »