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400% Discount in Prices of platform tickets

The price of platform tickets at Indian railway stations has been reduced to Rs 10.

Resuming Catering Services in Premium Trains

Indian Railways and IRCTC are finally resuming catering services in premium trains like Rajdhani, Shatabadi, Duronto Expresses, Gatiman expresses and Vande Bharat Expresses.

Normal Trains Numbers are back

Indian Railways did the conversion of train numbers from special to regular just like before the pandemic.

Andhra Pradesh Floods

Railway authorities have announced the cancellation of 42 trains on the Chennai-Vijayawada grand trunk route. While several other trains were partially cancelled or diverted.

Sikkim to get Railway Connectivity

One of the popular Northeast tourist state of Sikkim to get Railway Connectivity by 2023. Read here to know the latest update on the project.

Indian Railways Passengers Reservation System Down

Indian Railways passengers reservation system will be shut down for 6 hours during the lean business hours of the night for the next 7 days.

Cancellation of 12 Trains from December 2021 to February 2022 due to Winters

6 pairs of trains or we can say that 12 trains will remain nonfunctional from December 1, 2021, to February 28, 2022, due to the upcoming winter season.

Changes in COVID Travel Guidelines in 3 States

Important information about COVID travel guidelines for you. The 3 states of India have revised their entry rules and travel requirements for passengers.

Special Trains and Additional Coaches for Chhath Puja

Indian railways to operate special festival trains with additional coaches. So, the passengers will get a comfortable journey and they can easily book tickets. And, they will not have to face the l...

IRCTC Special Tourist train for Buddhism Tourism

IRCTC has announced a Bharat darshan Special tourist train that will cover the four most famous Buddhist destinations of our country. This special tourist train has the name as, “Buddha Express”.

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