RPF busts international gang involved in e-ticket racket, 100 arrested

RPF busts international gang involved in e-ticket racket, 100 arrested

Bengaluru – An international gang involved in E-ticket fraud, using a Pakistani software, has been busted by the Railway Protection Force (RPF). Investigation revealed that this gang is a part of the international black market comprising of 25,000 hackers and brokers. South Western Railway has issued a statement in this respect and more than 100 […]

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India’s first-ever ‘Kisan Train’ flagged off from Deolali in Maharashtra

India’s first-ever ‘Kisan Train’ flagged off from Deolali in Maharashtra

Nashik: The first-ever ‘Kisan Train’ service, for transporting vegetables, fruits and other perishables, was started in the country on Friday. Union Minister for Agriculture Narendra Singh Tomar and Railway Minister Piyush Goyal green signalled the train, via videoconferencing. Currently, the train will run, once a week, between Deolali, near Nashik and Danapur Station in Bihar. […]

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Railway deploys 960 isolation coaches in 5 states

Railway deploys 960 isolation coaches in 5 states

New Delhi: – In view of the increasing number of Coronavirus cases in the country, Indian Railway deployed 960 Coronavirus isolation coaches in the states of Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan. Taking into account the shortage of hospitals in Delhi, a hospital with 54 coaches in the repairs and maintenance yard, at […]

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4.8 million workers travelled by Shramik trains in 26 days

4.8 million workers travelled by Shramik trains in 26 days

New Delhi: – The railway administration informed that nearly 4.8 million workers travelled in 3,274 special Shramik trains services, operated by the Indian Railways, to their hometowns in the last 26 days. Railways said that the maximum number of these trains originated from Maharashtra and Gujarat.  The special Shramik train services were operated from Andhra […]

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5231 Railway coaches modified into COVID care centres; will be deployed at 215 railway stations across 15 states  

5231 Railway coaches modified into COVID care centres; will be deployed at 215 railway stations across 15 states  

New Delhi: The Indian Railways Ministry has modified 5231 railway coaches into Covid care centres, against the background of an increasing number of Coronavirus patients. These coaches are going to be situated at 215 railway stations across 15 states.    Since the last four days, the number of Coronavirus patients has increased by 10,000. Considering the rising […]

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Railways prepared for any serious situations

Railways prepared for any serious situations

New Delhi – The number of cases is increasing in the country, and there is a possibility that the numbers may increase further in the next few days. Against this background, the railway coaches are being transformed into ICU, quarantine wards and isolation centres. These coaches will be sent to the areas deficient in medical […]

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First 5 yrs of service with the Indian Army mandatory for government jobs, recommends Parliamentary Standing Committee

First 5 yrs of service with the Indian Army mandatory for government jobs, recommends Parliamentary Standing Committee

New Delhi: Parliamentary Standing Committee on Defence has recommended mandatory service of five years in the Indian army as eligibility for a government job. This will end the shortfall of soldiers in the armed forces. The committee feels confident that this will also fill the officers’ posts that remain vacant in the armed forces. The […]

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India-Russia collaborate to run passenger train between Nagpur-Secunderabad at the speed of 200 kmph

India-Russia collaborate to run passenger train between Nagpur-Secunderabad at the speed of 200 kmph

New Delhi : From November 2016, three major railway mishaps have occurred in India in a very short span. The last of these mishaps was witnessed on Saturday night at 11 pm, claiming lives of 39 passengers. When the whole country is reacting with grief due to these mishaps, a news has come to the fore […]

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