Ministry of Railways – Shri Piyush Goyal took over as the New Minister of Railways in Rail Bhavan today i.e.04th September, 2017.
Rly Minister ruled out privatisation of the public transporter as it cant ignore the common man’s interest & will have to bear the public service obligation.
Indian Railway – The railways will soon move towards Aadhaar-based online ticketing system to prevent touts from blocking bulk ticket.
Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister of Railways flagged off the inaugural service of Train No.02878 Ernakulam-Howrah Antyodaya Special Express.
Special Trains from Punjab will be steamed off for Patna Sahib for facilitation of Sangat during 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh.
Suresh Prabhu-led Indian Railways’ scheme to offer insurance cover for rail yatris has become a big hit among passengers.
Hon’ble Railway Minister flagged off the newly introduced Vijayawada-Dharmavaram Tri-Weekly Express from Vijayawada via Remote Video Link from New Delhi.
Minister of Railways in a programme on 27.06.2016 at Rail Bhawan flagged off and dedicated new trains service viz. Patna-Ara MEMU.
Railway Minister & Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu will flag off a new express train service between Vijayawada & Secunderabad.
In a move that will help mothers who are travelling, railways today launched a facility to provide baby food at stations.