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 »

SR : Thrust on Infra, Safety : Rail Doubling works in Southern Railway get a fillip in Budget 2020-21

Southern Railway has been granted an amount of Rs.3340 crore as budgetary allocation for the year 2020-2021 with a grant of Rs.1238 crore for doubling, Rs.175 crores towards gauge conversion ,  Rs.37... Read more »

Safety: Better Coaches, Signalling Among Measures Taken by Indian Railways: Piyush Goyal in LS

Several measures, including use of better coaches, improved signalling, Fogpass devices, vigilance control devices among steps being taken by Indian Railways to improve safety, according to Piyush Goyal Read more »

Modern Train Control System: 640 km, 1,609 Cr for Trials on CR, SCR, ECR and NCR

Modern Train Control System (MTCS) to be installed for extensive trials over 640 km among several other measures to enhance safety and capacity Read more »

Record Number of New Trains Run This Year, Speeds Improved, 266 km Doubling Planned: General Manager, SWR [Full Text of Speech]

Ajay Kumar Singh, General Manager of South Western Railway briefed the gathering on several achievements of the zone over the year so far in his Republic Day Speech. Full text available. Read more »

SWR First Zone to Complete Phase I of Video Surveillance System

SWR is the first Zone in Indian Railway to have completed the work in Phase-I. In Phase-I targeted for completion by March 2020, SWR was given a target of 9 stations to... Read more »

ECoR: Trains Rescheduled, Cancelled For Work Between Balasore and Nilgiri Road

In view of Safety-Related modernisation work between Balasore and Nilgiri Road Railway Stations in Bhadrak-Kharagpur Railway Section the following trains will be cancelled and rescheduled as per details below Read more »

SER: Santragachi Paradeep Weekly Express Cancelled till 30th March

Santragachi Paradeep Express to remain cancelled for another three months due to safety related work Read more »

Modern Train Control System and LTE Based MTRC to Modernize Signalling on 4 Key Sections of Indian Railways

As a prelude to taking up modernization work of signalling system on a pan-India basis, 4 works of total 640 Route KM at a total cost of Rs. 1810 Crores have been... 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 »