IRCTC – Improvement to housekeeping of stations and trains including storage/disposal of wastes is a continuous process.
Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited (IRCTC) would begin to manage catering services in a phased manner.
Indian Railways extend travel concessions in passenger fare to 53 categories of passengers and the element of concession ranges from 25% to 100%.
S E Railway’s New Time Table which will be effective from 1st October, 2016 include 6 (six) pairs of New Trains, Change in Train Timings.
The world’s most expensive luxury train ‘Maharaja Express’ in southern India en-route Goa, Maharashtra and Kerala from the monsoon season next year.
With a view to giving passengers a wider range of options for their meals on trains, the railways has introduced “ready-to-eat” food items for them.
Bombarded with complaints of shabby or non-existent passenger amenities at Ernakulam Junction and Town railway stations, Southern Railway has awarded works to install coach position boards at different platforms.
The Railway Horata Samiti in Sagar taluk has pressed for extension of the Shivamogga-Bengaluru intercity train service up to Talaguppa.
Lifeline Express, the world’s first hospital on a train has been given two more coaches for performing cancer and family planning operations.
Passenger train services in the Palakkad-Pollachi broad gauge section is all set to resume on November 16, after a gap of nearly seven years.