Uttarakhand: Irregularities in Mahakumbh food bills, transport corp orders probe

The Uttarakhand Transport Corporation has ordered a probe after finding irregularities in the food bills of bus drivers and conductors at a temporary bus station set up during the Mahakumbh. A local contractor was awarded a seven days’ contract for an eatery from April 9 to April 16. While 383 drivers, conductors and other personnel used the eatery service, the bill showed bills of 1,164 personnel.
#UttarakhandTransportCorporation #Uttarakhand #BusinessIndustrial #TransportationLogistics #RailTransport


3 hours ago

Passengers Travelling in General Coaches No More Need Reserved Tickets

East Central Railway has restored unreserved passenger services in general coaches of Mail and Express trains. The decision has been taken for the convenience of travellers, especially those from economically weaker sections. The passengers wanting to travel by a general coach will be able to board the train even by taking a normal ticket.
#EastCentralRailway #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


3 hours ago

IRCTC Announces 11-Day Shirdi and Somnath Jyotirlinga Tour Package

The Shirdi and Jyotirlinga tour will begin from Bihar’s Darbhanga station on October 10. The tour package will cost Rs 18,450 per person for standard and Rs 29,620 for comfort categories. The package will include breakfast, lunch and dinner along with local travel expenses.
#IRCTC #Shirdi #Jyotirlinga #Bihar #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


7 hours ago

Indian Railways Update: IRCTC Cancels 150 Trains Today on July 4; Check Full...

Indian Railways has decided to cancel 150 trains on July 4 due to due to maintenance and operational reasons. Railways have put up a list of fully and partially cancelled trains on its website for the passengers’ convenience. The national transporter have requested passengers to check train details by visiting https://enquiry.iN/mntes or NTES app.
#IRCTC #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


Yesterday

WATCH: Western Railway’s Longest Skywalk Connecting Bandra Terminus to Khar...

Western Railway has opened its longest skywalk from Khar Road railway station to Bandra Terminus. The new skywalk was built with an estimated cost of Rs 14 crore. It will enable passengers to reach Bandra (T) directly by deboarding at Khar station & taking south FOB.
#WesternRailway #KharRoad #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


Yesterday

Central pensions department to cover ex-rail officials

The ministry of railways has cleared a proposal to bring pensioners under the jurisdiction of the department of pension and pensioners’ welfare (DOP&PW) The government nod means pension rules that govern all former central government employees will also be applicable to railways officials. There are about 1.5 million rail pensioners in the country, an official familiar with the matter said.
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Yesterday

Train engine catches fire, passengers safe

Passengers travelling from Raxaul to Narkatiaganj had a narrow escape when a fire broke out in the engine of a DMU train near Bhelwa railway station in Bihar’s East Champaran district. The incident was reported in a nonpassenger part of the train which was in the rear side.
#Raxaul #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


2 days ago

Indian Railways recruitment: Apply for 1659 apprentice posts; check how to...

A total of 1659 posts will be filled in the department. The application process is underway and will end on August 1, 2022. The candidate must have passed SSC/Matriculation/10th class examination or its equivalent (under 10+2 examination system) with minimum 50% marks.
#IndianRailways #BusinessIndustrial #TransportationLogistics #RailTransport


2 days ago

Train catches fire near Bhelwa station in Bihar, passengers safe

A fire broke out in the engine of a diesel multiple unit (DMU) train near Bhelwa railway station in Bihar. The passengers on the train, travelling from Raxaul to Narkatiaganj, are all reported to be safe. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.
#Bhelwa #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


2 days ago

Fire breaks out in train in Bihar

Fire broke out in engine of a train in Bihar on Sunday, triggering major concerns for the safety of passengers. The train was headed to Narkatiaganj from Raxaul, reported news agency ANI. Initial reports said that the fire did not spread to other compartments.
#ANI #Bihar #SensitiveSubjects #BusinessIndustrial #TransportationLogistics


2 days ago

Indian Railways Ranchi Divison Changes Origin Station of Trains To Bengaluru

Ranchi Division of the South Eastern Railways has revised the origin station of several trains under its jurisdiction. An update in the timetable and diversion of routes has also been announced for some of the trains. The railway has confirmed plans to add extra coaches to several trains, amidst the spike in footfall of passengers.
#SouthEasternRailways #Bengaluru #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


3 days ago

Indian Railways Announces Special Train Ahead of Eid-Al-Adha; Check Details

Train number 03021/03022 Howrah-Gorakhpur-Howrah special train will be operated on July 7 and July 8. North Eastern Railway has decided to operate festival special trains for the convenience of the passengers. Eid al-Adha will be celebrated across the country on July 10.
#NorthEasternRailway #EidalAdha #EidAlAdha #Howrah #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


3 days ago

RRC North Central Railway (NCR) Recruitment 2022: Apply for 1659 apprentice vacancies

The Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC), North Central Railway (NCR) is inviting applications for several apprentice vacancies. Interested candidates can apply for these vacancies by visiting the official website — rrcpryj.oRg. Candidates have time till 11:59 pm of August 1, 2022 to apply.
#RRCNorthCentralRailway #BusinessIndustrial #TransportationLogistics #RailTransport


3 days ago

RRC, NCR to recruit 1659 Apprentice posts, details here

Railway Recruitment Cell, North Central Railway has invited applications from candidates to apply for Apprentice posts. Eligible candidates can apply online through the official site of RRC, NCR on rrcpryj.oRg. This recruitment drive will fill up 1659 posts in the organisation.
#RRC #BusinessIndustrial #TransportationLogistics #RailTransport


3 days ago

Vivek Express, Indian Railways' Longest Train Journey Covers 4,247 Km and 9 States

Indian Railways has a network of tens of thousands of kilometres. The longest route is Dibrugarh to Kanyakumari. The Vivek Express covers a huge distance between a station in the north-east of India to a station that lies in the southern-most point of the country.
#IndianRailways #VivekExpress #States #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


3 days ago

Indian Railways Update: IRCTC Cancels 165 Trains Today on July 2; Check Full...

Indian Railways has decided to cancel 165 trains today on July 2 due to due to maintenance and operational reasons. Railways have put up a list of fully and partially cancelled trains on its website for the passengers’ convenience. The national transporter have requested passengers to check train details by visiting https://enquiry.iNdianrail.gOv.iN/mntes.
#IRCTC #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


3 days ago

Shatabdi Express passenger paid ₹70 instead of ₹20 for tea

Balgovind Verma was travelling from Delhi to Bhopal on the Shatabdi Express on June 28. He shared photos of two tax invoices on his Twitter handle. Indian Railways said that if a passenger does not pre-book food, they will have to pay a service charge of ₹50 per meal.
#BalgovindVerma #Express #Delhi #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


3 days ago

Indian Railways may reduce travel time on Delhi-Howrah rail route by 2.5 hours

Indian Railways has come up with a plan to reduce the travel time on New Delhi-Howrah route by 2.5 hours. The fastest and the shortest travel time is of Rajdhani express. The journey will be covered in less than 15 hours with the increase of 160 kmph.
#IndianRailways #Rajdhani #Delhi #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


4 days ago

On Son River Bridge, Railways Runs 5 Trains Simultaneously

For the first time, the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor Operation built a bridge over the Son river. This bridge can run 6 trains simultaneously. The train will travel from Sahnewal to West Bengal. The successful trials reflect the efficiency of the Indian Railways to cater to a large number of passengers.
#IndianRailways #Son #BusinessIndustrial #TransportationLogistics #RailTransport


4 days ago

Ashwini Vaishnaw co-chairs 'fruitful' meet on bullet train with Japan PM's...

Union Minister of Railways Ashwini Vaishnaw co-chaired the 14th meeting from India's side on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High-Speed Rail (MAHSR) Project. The meeting from the Japanese side was chaired by Dr Mori Masafumi, Special Adviser to the Prime Minister of Japan, Fumio Kishida. Concerns regarding finance, contracts, and execution were also reviewed for targetted commissioning and to reach a mutual agreement.
#AshwiniVaishnaw #abadHighSpeedRail #MAHSR #Japan #LawGovernment #Government #BusinessIndustrial


5 days ago