Tag: Railway Stations

200 railway stations across country to be revamped with modern facilities: Vaishnaw
200 railway stations across country to be revamped with modern facilities: Vaishnaw

Vaishnaw also said that railway stations will act as the "platform" for the sale of regional products.

  • Monday, 03 October 2022
Charging points for e-vehicles at railway stations soon

New Delhi: The Railways will provide space for electric vehicle charging stations at the parking lots of train stations to promote the use of green energy. To begin with, the parking lots at the New Delhi and Nizamuddin railway stations in the capital have been identified to set up e-vehicle (EV) charging spots and “necessary […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
These railway stations will now have all-women staff

Hyderabad: Three railway stations under the South Central Railway (SCR) zone will be fully-managed by women from tomorrow, which is celebrated as ‘International Women’s Day’. An SCR official said today that the move is aimed at boosting the morale of the women employees. “The SCR has taken the initiative to make Chandragiri railway station in Guntakal […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
All railway stations to be 100% LED lit by April 2018

New Delhi: In an eco-friendly measure to cut power consumption, the Indian Railways on Tuesday said it planned to make all stations cent per cent LED lit by March 31, 2018. The railways said it was actively working to provide 100 per cent LED lighting for energy needs in railway staff colonies, stations and platforms. […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Green Laws Must For Railway Stations: NGT

New Delhi: Railway stations across the country are required to obtain necessary environmental permissions as several polluting activities take place there, the National Green Tribunal has said. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel said there can be no dispute about the proposition that the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986 also applies to […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
Odisha Reports 87 New Covid-19 Cases; Surveillance, Screening Intensified At Airport, Rly Stations

Bhubaneswar: Odisha on Sunday reported 87 new COVID-19 cases from several districts across the State. This apart, a 72 years old female Covid patient of Puri district succumbed to the virus, taking the COVID-19 death toll to 1916, said the Health and Family Welfare department. The deceased was also suffering from diabetes mellitus and hypertension, […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021
Indian Railways To Get 7 New High Speed Rail Corridors!

Bhubaneswar: Indian Railways has assigned the work for the preparation of a detailed project report (DPR) for seven new high speed rail (HSR) corridors to National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL). The seven new high speed rail corridors are: (i) Delhi-Noida-Agra-Kanpur-Lucknow-Varanasi (ii) Delhi-Jaipur-Udaipur-Ahmedabad (iii) Mumbai-Nasik-Nagpur (iv) Mumbai-Pune-Hyderabad (v) Chennai-Bangalore-Mysore (vi) Delhi-Chandigarh-Ludhiana-Jalandhar-Amritsar (vii) Varanasi-Patna-Howrah Though […]

  • Sunday, 04 April 2021