Poor patronage pushes out two Shatabdi specials

Apart from fear of Covid, low occupancy also due to higher fare

published on : 20th November 2020

Rail passengers can now get up to 20 per cent discount on tickets for premier trains

The railways launched the discount scheme with the objective of increasing the patronage of premier trains during the lockdown

published on : 12th November 2020

Non-AC sleeper coaches to be replaced by AC coaches for trains running at 130/160 kmph: Railways

Tracks on the Golden Quadrilateral and Diagonals are being upgraded to cater to speeds of 130 kmph to 160 kmph.

published on : 11th October 2020

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.

published on : 31st July 2020

Patna-Ranchi Janshatabdi Special collides with car in Bihar, two dead

Kumar further informed that the accident was a clear case of trespass, and carelessness on part of the road vehicle driver.

published on : 18th July 2020

20 train passengers quarantined after man gets message he is COVID-19 positive during journey

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.

published on : 22nd June 2020

Nearly 1.5 lakh tickets booked in first two hours for trains running from June 1

On Wednesday, railways issued a list of 100 pairs of trains that it will operate from June 1.

published on : 21st May 2020

Passenger asks vegetable biryani, Shatabdi Express delivers chicken

Various consumer courts have noted in its orders that serving non-vegetarian food to vegetarian passengers amounts to deficiency in service.

published on : 27th February 2020

Railways to tweak flexi fare in premium trains

The earnings are expected to reach Rs 500 crore in one year.

published on : 4th April 2017