Apart from fear of Covid, low occupancy also due to higher fare
The railways launched the discount scheme with the objective of increasing the patronage of premier trains during the lockdown
Tracks on the Golden Quadrilateral and Diagonals are being upgraded to cater to speeds of 130 kmph to 160 kmph.
Kozhikode-Thiruvananthapuram Janashatabdi passenger tests COVID-positive mid-way, train to be sanitised
The passengers who were travelling along with the COVID positive person have been identified as his primary contacts.
Kumar further informed that the accident was a clear case of trespass, and carelessness on part of the road vehicle driver.
The man immediately informed COVID control room authorities that he had tested positive, scaring his co-passengers who overheard him saying this on phone, they said.
On Wednesday, railways issued a list of 100 pairs of trains that it will operate from June 1.
Various consumer courts have noted in its orders that serving non-vegetarian food to vegetarian passengers amounts to deficiency in service.
The earnings are expected to reach Rs 500 crore in one year.