Indian Railways

Indian Railway Revised Refund Rules will Come into Effect From 1st July 2013

IRCTC Revised Refund Rules / Cancellation Rules / Cancellation Charges Indian Railways has recently revised the refund rules and new rules will come into effect from 01-July-2013. The existing refund rules has not been updated for pas 15 years where the ticketing system has changed substantially. Computerized Passenger Reservation has also been changed enormously for […]

Hand Held Terminals for TTE in trains

It’s already known to us that Railways have introduced Hand Held Terminals (HHT) on a trial basis in some trains like Rajdhani Express, Shatabdi Express, Gujarat Queen, and Samparkranthi Express.. Now they are extending to some more trains. Quite Often people travel in trains and 50 to 60% of these have unplanned journeys. At the […]

200 Bio-tiolets in trains with in few months

South Central Railway has taken a step forward to provide 200 more bio-tiolets in trains in addition to 48 Bio-Tiolets that have fitted to 17 coaches being run on Hyderabad-Mumbai Hussain Sagar Express and Kacheguda-Bangalore Express. To create eco-friendly environment by maintaining cleanliness at railway stations and tracks, bio-tiolets have been introduced. The present toilets […]

13.65 Percent increase in Indian Railways Revenue during April 2013

Indian Railways Earnings in April 2013: Total Approximate earnings: April 2013:  Rs.11009.17 crore April 2012:  Rs.9687.15 crore Increase  :  13.65%. Total Goods Earnings: April 2013:  Rs.7637.35 crore April 2012:  Rs.6914.60 crore Increase  :  10.45%. Total Passenger Revenue Earnings: April 2013:  Rs.2925.44 crore April 2012:  Rs.2384.87 crore Increase  :   22.67%. Revenue Earnings from other coaching: April […]

Indian Railways Catering Toll Free Number in trains

Though the price menu list of catering in trains have been revised,Railways are charging more on passengers till the time and the price they are charging is different for different trains. Many complaints have been logged in by passengers but there is no proper response.Now the time has come.Railways is going to take serious action […]

Chennai-Bangalore Double Decker Train from Today, 25th April 2013

Did u hear this? Railways have started a Double Decker Daily Express train between Chennai and Bangalore. This would be good news for the people of these states. Their long term desire will be fulfilled by today.This is South India’s first Double-Decker AC train. Train Timings: Train No.22625 will leave Chennai Central at 7:25 a.m. […]

Safety in Indian trains

These day’s people are more trembled to travel in train as they don’t want to put their life in to risks. Things like train accidents, robberies, fire accidents etc makes people scared and step back. Let me quote some examples of recent incidents happened. Robbery: 19 April 2013: Thieves attacked passengers of Visaka-Shirdi Express train […]

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