Indian Railways (IR) is India's national railway system operated by the Ministry of Railways. It is one of the public facilities given by the government and manages the fourth largest railway network in the world by size, with a route length of 95,981-kilometre (59,640 mi) as of March 2019. About 61.62% of the routes are electrified with 25 kV 50 Hz AC electric traction while 33% of them are double or multi-tracked.
A special train carrying passengers from Ahmedabad arrived at New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS) on May 17. All passengers were screened after they reached the railway station, as per guidelines by the..
Delhi Transport Co-operation (DTC) bus shuttle services started for passengers who are arriving from train in New Delhi. "21 buses are in service, the passenger will be dropped at Shivaji Stadium and..
Dibrugarh district administration has taken adequate measures in view of coronavirus situation. Special train from New Delhi will arrive at Dibrugarh Railway Station shortly. Medical screening camp has..
As Indian Railways restarted passenger train services for stranded, passengers with confirmed tickets arrived at New Delhi railway station to board their respective trains. Arrangements have been made..
A special train carrying passengers from New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS) arrived at Jammu Tawi Railway Station, on May 14. A passenger said, "I was stranded in Delhi since last two months. I am very..
A special train carrying passengers from Delhi has reached Secunderabad Railway Station on May 13 amid coronavirus pandemic. The passengers were screened and stamped for home quarantine, with indelible..
Passengers expressed relief after getting down at New Delhi railway station from first train from Mumbai since lockdown. A passenger said, "I was waiting since many days, I was very happy when I heard..
A passenger train from Rajendra Nagar Terminal railway station, Patna (Bihar) reached New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS), a day after services resumed. "Was stuck there for two months, I am happy to be..
The Indian Railways has prepared a schedule to operate 2,600 more Shramik Special trains in the next 10 days to ferry nearly 36 lakh migrants — similar to the number of such trains and passengers the.. IndiaTimes - Published
After the end of the fourth phase of the lockdown, Indian Railways has decided that passenger train services should be partially restored with 200 train journeys to commence from June 1. DNA - Published
The Railways on Wednesday issued a list of 100 pairs of trains that it will operate from June 1, putting in operation popular trains such as Durontos, Sampark Krantis, Jan Shatabdis and Poorva Express... IndiaTimes - Published
The Indian Railways' most powerful 12000 HP Made in India locomotive made its maiden commercial run between Deen Dayal Upadhaya and Shivpur stations in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, the national transporter.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Indian Railways has operated 1,074 Shramik Special trains since May 1, ferrying more than 14 lakh workers, it said Saturday. Uttar Pradesh has given approval for 526 trains, followed by Bihar for.. IndiaTimes - Published
Refuting claims of the Indian Railways that Jharkhand has approved only 48 'Shramik Special' trains, chief minister Hemant Soren on Friday said the state has given no objection certificate (NOC) for.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Indian Railways, which had on Monday "advised" the passengers availing the special trains that started operating on Tuesday to install the government's Aarogya Setu mobile application, has now made.. IndiaTimes - Published
Indian Railways will open online reservation for 15 routes starting 4pm on Monday, however, to ensure strict compliance of social distancing norms not all seats will be made available for booking on.. IndiaTimes - Published
In order to ensure the strict compliance of social distancing norms, all seats will not be available for booking in the passenger trains which are scheduled to run from May 12, said Union Minister of.. IndiaTimes - Published
In a letter to General Manager/Indian Railways and Chief Secretaries of all States and UTs, Ministry of Railways informed about the modified guidelines, "Up to three stoppages -- excluding the.. IndiaTimes - Published
Union Home Secretary, Ajay Bhalla, on Monday wrote to Chief Secretaries of all states and Union Territories (UTs) urging them to allow receiving of all Shramik special trains without any hindrance and.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Indian Railways had run 366 special trains till Sunday afternoon and 287 of them had reached their destinations, the railway ministry said. MP, Odisha and Jharkhand were the three states which.. IndiaTimes - Published
Initially with 15 pairs of trains will run, railway ministry said on Sunday. These trains will be run as special trains from New Delhi station connecting Dibrugarh, Agartala, Howrah, Patna, Bilaspur,.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Indian Railways reaction came minutes after the TMC said they have already planned to run eight trains to ferry migrants from Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Punjab and Telangana. The railway said they did.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Indian Railways has kept 5,231 coaches ready to be used as Covid care centres across the country. These coaches can be deployed across 23 states and in major cities, including Delhi, Mumbai,.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Indian Railways has deployed over 70 special trains to ferry nearly 80,000 stranded migrant workers, students and tourists in the past five days. Railway officials said 55 special trains had.. IndiaTimes - Published
In a set of guidelines issued for the 'Shramik Special' trains ferrying migrants stranded across the country, the Indian Railways has declared that "states should collect the ticket fare", inviting.. DNA - Published
For context, in a set of guidelines issued for the 'Shramik Special' trains ferrying migrants stranded across the country, the Indian Railways has declared that "states should collect the ticket fare",.. DNA - Published
The Indian Railways has issued a set of guidelines for Shramik Special trains being run to ferry the migrants stranded across the country, saying the trains will ply only if they have 90 per cent.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Indian Railways on Sunday issued guidelines for the operation of 'Shramik Special Trains' which are being used to transport migrant workers, tourists, students and other persons stranded at.. DNA - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes
A day after the Centre said buses will be used to take migrant workers to their home states, the Indian Railways also started six ‘Shramik Special’ trains to transport workers, students and.. IndiaTimes - Published
"Indian railways has made over 10,500 isolation beds for Covid-19 and over 5000 train coaches converted as quarantine facilities. Around 5,000 beds in 17 dedicated hospitals and 33 isolated hospital.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Indian Railways turned 167 years old on Thursday and for the first time ever, its trains did not carry any passengers on its birthday and instead stood idle in the yards waiting for the nationwide.. IndiaTimes - Published
The 3.5-year-old autistic child, who is allergic to goat, cow and buffalo milk. His mother had pleaded Prime Minister Modi on Twitter for help since resources went scarce due to lockdown. DNA - Published
The government on Saturday said that Indian Railways is running special trains to transport perishable food items and seeds across the country for ensuring availability of these products during the.. IndiaTimes - Published
Out of all the meals distributed, over 6 lakh cooked meals have been provided by IRCTC and about 2 lakh meals have been provided by RPF from its own resources, and nearly 1.5 lac meals have been.. DNA - Published
Indian Railways is ramping up its effort to tackle the coronavirus crisis in India by a series of steps which include earmarking of hospital beds to meet the contingencies, recruitment of additional.. DNA - Published
From making passengers wear masks to using the Arogya Setu app to check their health status before allowing them to travel and encouraging social distancing on board are a few proposals that Indian.. IndiaTimes - Published
On Tuesday, FCI moved 58 rakes, a record, through Indian Railways with around 1.6 lakh tonnes of wheat and rice — against an average 30-35 rakes. It was a similar story on Wednesday with 53-55 rakes.. IndiaTimes - Published