Steps that Indian Railways is Taking to Improve Punctuality of Trains

Here are the steps that the Indian Railways is taking to improve punctuality of trains according to Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal in a response to a query in Rajya Sabha 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 »

Standing Committee on Railways to Inspect Southern Zones Starting 3rd January 2020

The Committee then moves to Chennai to inspect and review the working of ICF with top officials including GM ICF. They also plan to check out on the last-mile connectivity to the... Read more »

Railway Infra & Safety Works Annual Budget Outlay for Tamil Nadu up 225% in 2019-20

Average Budget Allocation for Infrastructure projects and safety works, falling fully/partly in State of Tamil Nadu, for 2014-19 is rupees 1,979 crore, which is 225% of the average annual Budget outlay of... Read more »

Station Redevelopment to be Taken up in Phases, Subject to Feasibility: MoR

Based on the outcome of these feasibility studies, stations are planned to be taken up for redevelopment in phases, especially the stations located in major cities Read more »

Status Updates on Rail Connectivity to Northeast’s Capital Cities

Indian Railways has taken up works of new broad gauge lines to connect the capital cities of North Eastern States such as Meghalaya (Shillong), Manipur (Imphal), Nagaland (Kohima), Mizoram (Aizawl) and Sikkim... Read more »

RVNL Performance Rated 'Excellent' by Department of Public Enterprises for Seven Straight Years

Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL) was incorporated as a Public Sector Undertaking (PSU) on 24.01.2003. The company Board was formulated in March 2005 Read more »

ICF to Produce 640 Vande Bharat Coaches by FY22

ICF will produce 640 vande-bharat coaches by FY22. A total of 160 coaches will be produced in FY20, 240 each in FY21 and FY22 respectively. Read more »