Nagpur Metro Update: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis And Nitin Gadkari Flagged Off Trial Run Of Nagpur Metro Rail

Date of Post: 03 Oct, 2017 Nagpur: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways Nitin Gadkari flagged off the trial run of Nagpur Metro Rail. Image Credit The run was conducted from Chinchbhuvan to the New Airport, covering a distance of 5.4 km. Image…

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Flags Off Country’s Third Mahamana Express Train From Varanasi

Date of Post: 23 Sep, 2017 Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday flags off the Country's third Mahamana Express running between Vadodara & Varanasi. The prime minister inaugurated the first run of the train remotely. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal joined PM via video link from Vadodara along with senior…

JICA Signs Agreement With Government of India To provide Loan of Rs 6,000 crore To Procure 200 Electric Locomotives For Western DFC Project

New Delhi: The JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) has signed an agreement with the government of India to provide a development assistance loan of Rs 6,000 crore (approx US$ 937.5 Million) to procure 200 electric locomotives for the Western Dedicated Freight Corridor (WDFC) Project. With this, JICA has so far…

Lucknow Metro Rail Gets Its 7th Set Of Train Coaches At Transport Nagar Metro Depot

Date of Post: 14 Sep, 2017 Lucknow: on Wednesday, the LMRC (Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation) received the 7th set of train coaches at Transport Nagar Metro Depot, officials said. The coaches, are being manufactured by Alstom Transport at their manufacturing plant in Andhra Pradesh's Sri City. This set of Metro…

Central Railway To Attach Glass Panelled Coaches (known as Vistadome) To Trains On Konkan Route

Date of Post: 04 Sep, 2017 Mumbai: On the Konkan route of Central Railway the railway authorities are planning to attach glass-panelled coaches to trains on those routes. On Sunday, one such ‘vistadome coach’ arrived at the Wadi Bunder yard in Mumbai. Most of the compartment is made of glass…