Indian Railways will extend its SMS alerts for departure delays of over an hour to cover about 1,400 trains, including premium, superfast & express trains.
South Western Railway – The new Railway Public Time Table will come in to effect from 01st November, 2017 instead of 15th October, 2017.
Railway Bonus – Cabinet approves Productivity Linked Bonus for Railway Employees Payment before Dussehra/Puja Festival season.
The passengers in the reserved coaches can only sleep between 10 pm and 6 am to allow others to sit on the seats for the rest of the time.
Railway employees who deal with passengers will be sporting designer uniforms complete with fluorescent jackets and black and yellow T-shirts.
One of the main advantages of the IRCTC eWallet scheme is that it is hassle-free and ensures secure transactions. It also saves one’s precious booking time.
Railway has decided to offer discount to passengers buying food using credit and debit cards from pantry cars in trains and authorized stalls at platforms.
Indian Railways – Jerk-Free Train Journey- All new passenger coaches (Mainline) are being manufactured with CBCs with Balanced draft gear.