Indian Railways has tied up with Internet service providers Syscon and Joister for provision of WiFi
Assam line in operation after corrective steps taken: Railways
Saumitra Yadav, SP (Railway) said no one was injured because the train has no general compartments and was moving at a slow pace.
All-out efforts will be made to keep the tracks clean as well as part of the government’s ongoing cleanliness campaign, said a senior railway ministry official.
The clean-up marshals will recover fine from passengers found littering the stations and ensure the premises are kept clean.
The wi-fi service will be provided at stations located between Kolad and Madure.
Talking about Indian Railways’ plans for the region, Prabhu said the organisation has earmarked a capex of Rs 8,000 crore in 2017-18, up from Rs 7,100 crore spent during last fiscal.
At least 10 design innovations, coach ready to roll out this month
The ministry also asked passengers to file complaints if and when they are charged higher than the listed price.
The rebate will come into from January 1, 2017 for six months.
Referring to the reforms being undertaken in railways, Suresh Prabhu said the conference’s theme is sustaining high growth.
Open from June 27 to September 30 this year for Economy Class on select flights on Air India’s domestic network, the tickets are only for one-way fares.
“Considering the present situation, I hope the supply and demand of tickets in railways will be met by 2020,” said Union Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu.
The two trains wherein the scheme is started are Mumbai Central–Nizamuddin August Kranti Rajdhani Express and
Pune–Secunderabad Shatabdi Express, WR said in a statement.
The elevated deck of the booking office with five windows, inaugurated at Kandivli station, and escalators at both Kandivli and Goregaon stations, will come as relief for over three lakh commuters.