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FREE MEDICAL CAMP BY “SANSKAR” THE FOUNDATION

Mumbai, 3rd Sept, 17: A Free Medical Camp was been Organised by “Sanskar” The Foundation in collaboration with Senior Railway Institute at Institute’s Hall situated at Santacruz-East, Mumbai. Many senior doctor’s from various fields have rendered their support for this free medical camp. Mumbai Mayor Vishwanath Mahadeshwar has attended this medical camp. Many people has attended this medical camp and ...

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Modi accuses Lalu of stalling Railway projects

Patna, July 25 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday took a dig at Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad for stalling railway projects during his tenure as Railway Minister. Speaking at a programme which was attended by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Modi said: “I agree with Nitish Kumar. Railway Ministers after Nitish Kumar did not work and stalled ...

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JSW Jaigarh Port signs concession agreement with Konkan Railway Corporation

Mumbai, June 28 : JSW Jaigarh Port Ltd (JSWJPL), an arm of JSW Infrastructure Limited, on Sunday announced the signing of a concession agreement with Konkan Railway Corporation Limited (KRCL) in presence of Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis and Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu for developing a 33.7 km of new railway corridor, connecting port to the new Digni station on ...

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Suresh Prabhu inaugurates Railway projects in Kolkata

Kolkata, June 6 : Union Minister for Railways Suresh Prabhu inaugurated a number of development, passenger amenities projects and dedicated doubling projects and laid foundation stone and flagged off new train services in Kolkata on Saturday as part of ‘Rail Yatri Upbhokta Pakhwada’ observed by Eastern and South Eastern Railway from May 26 to June 9. Addressing the gathering at ...

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Eastern Railway steps up security in trains

Kolkata, May 22: Eastern Railway has stepped up security in trains. Special security escort has been arranged in first and last EMU locals in different sections over Sealdah division. Seventeen (17) teams of adequately armed RPF personnel have been deployed to maintain security in eighteen (18) pairs of EMU locals (first & last locals) over Sealdah division. Inspectors at different ...

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South Eastern Railway to run 65 pairs of summer specials

Kolkata, Mar 27 : South Eastern Railway on Friday said it has decided to run 65 pairs of Summer Specials towards different directions on nominated days during the period from Apr 1 to June 29 to clear extra rush of passengers during the summer. ” Out of these 26 pairs will run as Superfast Jansadharan Special between Santragachi and Chennai ...

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Railway reservation 120 days in advance

New Delhi, Mar 25 : The Ministry of Railways has decided to increase the Advance Reservation Period (ARP) for booking accommodation in trains from 60 days to 120 days (excluding the date of journey). Accordingly, the booking in trains from train originating stations will open and remain available for 120 days. For instance, as on 1.4.2015, for trains leaving on ...

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New projects announced for NE in 2015-16 Railway Budget

Guwahati, Feb : The Union Railway Budget for 2015-16, which was tabled in the Parliament on Thursday, provided proposals for considerable increase in allotment of funds for the projects already sanctioned in Assam and Northeastern region. A total outlay of Rs. 4486 cores have been proposed for the already sanctioned works of construction of New Lines over N. F. Railway ...

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Railway minister flags off five new trains

New Delhi, Feb 11: Railways Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu flagged off five new trains by remote control at a function in New Delhi on Wednesday. These trains are 11081/11082 Lokmanya Tilak (T) – Gorakhopur Express (Weekly), 22809/22810 Paradeep-Visakhapatnam Express (Weekly), 15031/15032 Ramnagar-Chandigarh Express (Weekly), 22655/22656 Thiruvanthapuram-Nizamuddin Express (Weekly) (via ALLP), and 11207/11208 Nagpur-Rewa Express (Weekly). All these trains are part ...

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Railway Minister Flags off Three New Trains

New Delhi, Feb 10: The Minister of Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu flagged off three new trains by remote control at a function here today. These trains are; i) 12597/12598 Mumbai-Gorakhpur Jansadharan Express, ii) 11407/11408 Pune-Lucknow Express (Weekly) and iii) 11075/11076 Bidar-Mumbai Express(Weekly). All three trains are part of the Budget announcements. Railway Minister had flagged off eight trains yesterday. ...

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