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Indian Railways to run Special Parcel Trains for carriage of essential items in small parcel sizes

To ensure an uninterrupted and seamless supply chain of goods and essential commodities in the wake of COVID-19, Indian Railways is offering its unhindered services of Parcel Trains for nationwide transportation of essential commodities and other goods required to meet the needs of citizens of the nation. Transportation of essential items like medical supplies, medical […]

Santhali language novelist wins Sahitya Akademi Award

Shyam Sundar Besra, Chief Inspector of Ticket working in Asansol Division of Eastern Railway has been conferred the coveted Sahitya Akademi Award. He has been awarded for his novel “Marom” in Santhali language which is primarily based upon natural, social, economic and political conditions of Santhal Pargana. The novel highlights the situation emerged after the […]

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First Aid emergency care and medical facilities by Indian Railways available at all Railway Stations and in all passenger trains

Ministry of Railways is providing the First Aid emergency care & medical facilities at all Railway Stations and in all passenger carrying trains for which Medical Boxes containing wide range of medicines, dressing materials, consumables, oxygen cylinder and delivery kit. The above mentioned items are available with the Train Superintendent/Guard and Station Master/Station Superintendents as […]

Indian Railways, IRCTC, Artificial Intelligence, food production, base kitchens

Artificial Intelligence to monitor the food production in base kitchens

An artificial intelligence module has been developed by IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation) to find anomalies in standard operating procedure using CCTV footage. With this module base kitchens will be monitored pan India. The Artificial Intelligence module realises the value of their videos and photos with vision computing. It can detect an unexpected change […]

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भारतीय रेलवे में 13 हजार से भी अधिक कर्मचारी अनुपस्थित हैं!

केन्द्रीय रेल एवं कोयला मंत्री पीयूष गोयल के निर्देश पर रेल मंत्रालय ने संगठन का प्रदर्शन बेहतर करने और निष्ठावान एवं मेहनती कर्मचारियों का मनोबल बढ़ाने के लिए एक अभियान शुरू किया है। रेलवे के विभिन्न प्रतिष्ठानों में लंबे समय से अनुपस्थित कर्मचारियों की पहचान करने के लिए एक व्यापक अभियान शुरू किया गया है। […]

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Summer travel with Indian Railways to become smooth!

In an endeavor to provide smooth travel experience to the railway travelers, Indian Railways have taken various initiatives for improved passenger experience. Considering the peak season during summers, Indian Railways is poised to offer convenient travel to the passengers without upsetting their plans. To ensure optimal utilization of available accommodation, following initiatives have been undertaken […]

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Indian Railways will not give refund in cash

The Indian Railways has announced that it won’t give any refund on cancellation of tickets in cash to the passengers and will start issuing the ticket deposit receipts as the news poured in that there is a shortage of lower denominations currency notes at a lot of railway counters. The Indian Railways has announced that in […]

Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak is the Brand Ambassador for Swachh Rail Mission

Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak founder of Sulabh International has been appointed by Ministry of Railways a Brand Ambassador for “Swachh Rail Mission” of Indian Railway. In a programme held yesterday i.e. on 02.11.2016 at Railway Bhawan Minister of Railways, Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu felicitated Padma Bhushan Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak founder of Sulabh International (an India-based social service organization) […]