Indian Railways

India's national railway system operated by the Ministry of Railways

Indian Railways (IR) is India's national railway system operated by the Ministry of Railways. It is run by the government as a public good and manages the fourth largest railway network in the world by size, with a route length of 95,981-kilometre (59,640 mi) as of March 2019. About 61.62% of the routes are electrified with 25 kV 50 Hz AC electric traction while 33% of them are double or multi-tracked.

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Days after nine deaths were reported on-board Shramik Special trains, the Indian Railways on Friday appealed to people not to travel on these trains if they are..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 3 days ago

As on May 28, 3736 "Shramik' special trains have been operationalised from various states across the country, Indian Railways said.
Credit: DNA - Published 4 days ago

The Indian Railways has ferried over 48 lakh migrant workers on board 3,736 'Shramik Special' trains since May 1, according to official data. Of these, 3,157..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 4 days ago

IRCTC distributed more than 74 lakh free meals and more than 1 crore water bottles to travelling migrants, Railways said.
Credit: DNA - Published 6 days ago

The Indian Railways has prepared a schedule to operate 2,600 more Shramik Special trains in the next 10 days to ferry nearly 36 lakh migrants — similar to the..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

After the end of the fourth phase of the lockdown, Indian Railways has decided that passenger train services should be partially restored with 200 train journeys..
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

According to official sources, around 1.5 crore people of the state have been directly affected and more than 10 lakh houses destroyed due to the cyclone.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 week ago

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