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There are more than Rs 1 lakh crore worth of projects pending - across the country due to clearance hurdles and cost-escalations, adding to the financial burden of the cash-strapped Railways.
Cleanliness of trains is accorded utmost priority with onboard housekeeping services (OBHS) provided in 85 trains handled by the Southern Railway.
The drainage system and clearance of logged water from the railway station yard and surrounding areas during heavy rains is a major problem.
Keeping in mind women’s health issues, Mumbai Central-New Delhi Rajdhani Express is set to become India's first ever train to have a Sanitary Pad Vending Machine onboard.
The reverse auction will apply to purchases such as wagons, locomotives and coach parts, signalling and track equipment, and cement, among others.
A study by Railway Board has found with focus on safety and infrastructure upgradation, some zonal railways have “prescribed over-inspections” on prolonged basis.
Indian Railways has already undertaken steps for digitisation of its entire supply chain in a bid to adopt end-to-end paperless working in contract management by eliminating human intervention.
Indian Railways will give train coaches a makeover and do away with the sombre dark blue colour and repaint them in grey and light blue, similar to the Shatabdi, to give them a fresh look.
Passengers not to be charged for Merchant Discount Rate for booking of railway tickets through debit cards
Indian Railways announced that MDR charges will not be levied on passengers for booking railway tickets on payment made through debit cards for a transaction value.
Ministry of Railways has announced the largest recruitment process for 89,409 posts in Group C and Level I (erstwhile Group D) and Level II Categories.
If you are a woman travelling alone or part of a women’s group with wait-listed ticket on a train, you have greater chances of getting confirmed tickets jumping the waiting list queue.
Currently, the quota remains open for booking till the time of preparation of the reservation chart and after that, the unutilised quota is released to the wait-listed passengers, irrespective of thei
Railway Board has given a go ahead for repainting of all 55,000 Integral Coach Factory (ICF) coaches over a period of time.
The travel plans of disabled rights activist Venkatesh, who frequently uses trains to attend meetings on disability issues across the state, were disrupted many times in the past for no fault of his.
The station is fully operated by 28 women employees, including ticket checkers, RPF, operations staff and reservation and booking supervisors, North Western Railway spokesperson Tarun Jain said.