South Western Railway Zone

Land acquisition issues further delay crucial SWR project

The crucial doubling line project between Yelahanka and Penukonda of the South Western Railway Zone will now be completed only by October due to delays in land acquisition.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Yeswantpur-Mangaluru Express train with Vistadome rail coaches flagged off from Bengaluru

The Vistadome coach has a number of passenger amenities provided to enhance their visual experience when they are travelling through the picturesque Western Ghats.

published on : 12th July 2021

Mysuru-Bengaluru commuters want new MEMU coaches scrapped in Chamundi Express

The previous train with conventional ICF coaches allowed 2000-plus seating capacity with around 1000 standing.

published on : 18th June 2021

COVID-19: 117 fatalities of railway employees, kin reported from South Western Railway Zone till date

The three Railway Hospitals have treated a total of 3,162 COVID patients, of whom 67 are currently undergoing treatment, an official release read.

published on : 2nd April 2021

Channapatna toys to be promoted across SWR railway stations 

The first such display-cum-awareness centre was launched at Channapatna railway station in Karnataka on Monday.  

published on : 16th February 2021

SW Railway's RO-RO service remains grounded, reduction in rail freight charge way out

The maiden trip from Nelamangala in Bengaluru Rural to Bale in Solapur district of Maharashtra was flagged off jointly on August 30, 2020, by late Minister of State for Railways Suresh Angadi.

published on : 4th February 2021