Prime Minister Narendra Modi flags off India’s First Semi High Speed Train, “Vande Bharat Express”

Date of Post: 15 Feb, 2019 Prime Minister Narendra Modi has today flagged off the maiden run of India's first Semi High Speed Train, "Vande Bharat Express" on New Delhi-Kanpur-Allahabad-Varanasi route. Vande Bharat Express can run up to a maximum speed of 160 kmph and has travel classes like Shatabdi…

Work on Semi-High Speed Rail corridor between Thiruvananthapuram and Kasaragod to begin next year

Date of Post: 4 Feb, 2019 Thiruvananthapuram: The work on the proposed semi-high speed rail corridor between Thiruvananthapuram and Kasaragod will commence next year, Finance Minister Thomas Isaac announced in the 2019-20 Kerala budget presented on 31.01.2019. More Information: The 515-km elevated corridor is estimated to cost Rs 55,000 crore. High…

India’s First ‘Train 18’ sets new record, crosses 180 kmph speed limit during test run

Date of Post: 03 Dec, 2018 New Delhi: India's first indigenously developed semi-high speed train, known as Train 18, breached the 180 kmph speed limit during a test run on Sunday, a senior railway official said. Manufactured at Integral Coach Factory (ICF) in Chennai, when this Rs 100-crore train is…
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