Indian Railway(Search results - 101)
India3, Nov 2020, 9:56 AM
Local train services to resume in West Bengal
West Bengal government and Indian Railways on Monday (November 2) decided to resume local train services on the Eastern Railways and South Eastern Railways. In the beginning, only 10 to 15% trains will operate with 50 % seating capacity. The frequency could be increased to 25% after Diwali.
India3, Oct 2020, 2:41 PM
BJP leader, worker arrested in East Burdwan for duping people on promise of job in Railways
A BJP leader in Guskara, East Burdwan along with a party worker was arrested by police on charges of fraud. They allegedly cheated people by promising them jobs in Indian Railways. Police arrested five people, including a woman, on September 28 night. The court has remanded the BJP leader and worker to police custody for five days.
India1, Oct 2020, 4:20 PM
West Bengal: Indian Railways complain of not receiving information about opening of Majherhat Bridge
The Public Works Department wants to open Majherhat bridge before Durga puja for the convenience of people. However, the railway authorities complained that they did not know anything about the state's plans to build the Majherhat bridge over the Sealdah branch railway line.
India28, Sep 2020, 4:07 PM
Kolkata Metro to run every Sunday to regulate crowd
Kolkata Metro authorities have decided to run trains on Sundays too before Durga puja. There is deliberation on operating trains from 7:30 am instead of 8:00 am to control the crowd of passengers during busy hours.
India23, Sep 2020, 3:30 PM
Eastern Railways build luxurious lounge for commuters at Kolkata railway station
The Kolkata station was renovated during the lockdown. This time, the Eastern Railways has constructed a sophisticated lounge in the station premises, covering an area of about 5,000 square feet. This lounge will give many benefits to the passengers. The lounge can be rented on an hourly basis.
India27, Aug 2020, 11:42 AM
West Bengal: Rail services to remain closed on day of full lockdown; multiple trains cancelled
Train services will remain closed on Thursday (August 27) due to full lockdown in West Bengal. Indian Railways had earlier decided not to run special trains this time during the weekly lockdown. Passengers have been informed about the cancellation of train services in advance.
India21, Jul 2020, 7:36 PM
Coronavirus: Railways spends Rs 3 lakh per non-AC, Rs 6 lakh for AC coach to ensure safety
Indian Railways has also installed copper coated handrails and latches as copper degrades the virus, which lands on it, within a few hours, the booklet said.
India26, Jun 2020, 8:59 AM
Coronavirus: Indian Railways cancels all regular train services till August 12 amid rising COVID-19 cases
All special Rajdhani, mail and express trains that started operating from May 12 and June 1, however, will continue to operate.
India17, Jun 2020, 2:55 PM
Coronavirus: Indian Railways deploys 503 isolation coaches in Delhi
The railway units are among the 960 converted coaches deployed in five different states in an effort to augment medical care facilities for COVID-19 patients
India4, Jun 2020, 7:09 PM
Indian Railways: Rs 1,885 crore refunded to passengers who had booked tickets during lockdown
The Indian Railways on Thursday said that it has refunded Rs 1,885 crore to passengers who had booked their tickets during the lockdown period and whose tickets were cancelled.
India19, May 2020, 6:27 PM
Coronavirus: Iconic Channapatna toys gifted to kids travelling in ‘Shramik Special’ trains
Kids travelling in 'Shramik Special' trains were gifted the GI-tagged Channapatna toys. The trains departing from Karnataka saw children getting these toys
India15, May 2020, 10:54 AM
Indian Railways attaches extra coach to Bengaluru-New Delhi superfast train to ferry 19 more passengers
As many as 543 passengers arrived at Bengaluru railway station from Delhi on Thursday but 19 of them preferred to go back to Delhi.
India11, May 2020, 9:24 AM
Railways to restart select passenger train services from May 12, online booking to resume from May 11, 4 pm
Initially, there will be 15 pairs of trains from New Delhi Station connecting 15 important cities of the country. Booking for reservation will start at 4 pm today and will be available only on IRCTC website and mobile app.
India7, May 2020, 6:56 PM
Coronavirus: Shramik Special trains ferry migrants stranded in various parts of India
Indian Railways has operated Shramik Special trains to ferry migrants back home with social distancing norms in place