95 New Railway Line Surveys Completed Since 2018-19 Totalling 10k Kilometres: Rail Minister to LS

74 new surveys were also taken up in the same period, the minister told Lok Sabha. Read more »

Jiribam-Imphal New Line: 10,089 Cr Spent on 110 km Line: Rail Minister to LS

No firm timeline can be given for completion of the challenging project, says Railway Minister Piyush Goyal Read more »

Track Renewal Target For 2020-21 is 3,200 km: Railway Minister to LS

Almost 18,000 kilometres of track has been renewed over the past five years, Minister Piyush Goyal tells Lok Sabha Read more »

500+ New Line, Doubling, Gauge Conversion Projects In Various Stages: Railway Minister to LS

Completion of projects underway is dependent on several factors like land acquisition by state govts, etc, the Minister said. Read more »

Nearly 40k Kilometres of Indian Railways Electrified By April 2020, Minister Tells LS

Indian Railways has electrified 40 thousand route kilometres of lines so far and plans to complete 100% electrification by December 2023 Read more »

Indian Railways Needs 50 Lakh Crores Capex Till 2030: Piyush Goyal to LS

50 lakh crores is needed over 10 years to modernize and increase capacity on the Indian Railways, Minister Goyal told Lok Sabha Read more »

Hub and Spoke Model To Be Introduced on Indian Railways: Piyush Goyal to LS

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal talked about the plan to introduce the Hub and Spoke model gradually on Indian Railways Read more »

CR: Eight More Railway Stations to get Emergency Medical Rooms, Already Functional on 18 Stations.

Eight additional stations are in the process of getting Emergency Medical Rooms on Central Railway. The zone has 18 functional EMRs as of now. Read more »

Passenger Amenities on Indian Railways: Measures to Curb Overcharging, Improve Security and Cleanliness Taken

Indian Railways has taken several measures to curb overcharging for food items and to improve security and cleanliness on stations and in trains. Details inside Read more »

Steps Being Taken to Increase Speed of Trains, No Proposal to Privatise Railways: Piyush Goyal to Parliament

Indian Railways taking several steps to increase speeds of trains, no proposal to privatise the organisation, and new line works underway to connect Buddhist pilgrimage centres Read more »