Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu flagged off/ inaugurated various new trains through Video Conferencing.
Minister of Railways chaired the Round Table Conference on improving the Quality of Catering Services provided over Indian Railways.
Ministry of Railways has reviewed Flexi Fare System in Rajdhani/Shatabdi/Duronto trains which was introduced in September, 2016.
Ministry of Railways has decided to revise the number of berths to be earmarked as Reservation Against Cancellation ( RAC ) in coaches of different classes.
Railway Board has initiated a proposal to install TRI-NETRA systems on locomotives for enhancing the vision of Locomotive Pilots in inclement weather.
IRCTC – An Optional Travel Insurance Scheme on a pilot basis for one year has been launched w.e.f 01/09/2016 for the railway passengers.
Steps taken to involve private players in developing railway services include opening up of container operation and provision of certain services
Indian Railways has been providing 18 mobile charging points in sleeper and general class compartments of trains progressively.
Ministry of Railways approved the introduction of a new superfast AC Express train service between Hatia and Ernakulam.
Ministry of Railways has decided to grant concession only to senior citizens of Indian Nationality, permanently residing in India.