Nov 1, 2015

श्री सुरेश प्रभु ने सिंगापुर में आयोजित विश्‍व बैंक- सिंगापुर ढांचागत वित्‍त शिखर बैठक 2015 में प्रमुख भाषण दिया।

रेल मंत्री की दो दिन की सिंगापुर यात्रा संपन्‍न, विभिन्‍न सरकारी और उद्योग
रेल मंत्री के विभिन्‍न विचार-विमर्श में भारत में ढांचागत विकास के लिए राशि के प्रवाह में वृद्धि, भारतीय रेल के आधुनिकीकरण विस्‍तार की योजनाओं तथा भारत में रेल क्षेत्र में निवेश के अवसरों पर ध्‍यान केंद्रित किया गया।

इस यात्रा से दोनों देशों के बीच ढांचागत विकास क्षेत्र में सहयोग को बढ़ावा मिला।

रेल मंत्री सुरेश प्रभाकर प्रभु ने सिंगापुर में 20 अक्‍टूबर, 2015 को आयोजित ढांचागत वित्‍त शिखर बैठक 2015 में भाग लेने और वहां प्रमुख भाषण देने के लिए सिंगापुर की यात्रा की। इस शिखर बैठक का आयोजन विश्‍व बैंक ने सिंगापुर सरकार के सहयोग से किया था। श्री प्रभु को सिंगापुर के उप-प्रधानमंत्री श्री थरमन शंमुगारत्‍नम ने भारतीय रेल द्वारा ढांचागत वित्‍त के लिए किए जा रहे कार्यों के अनुभव साझा करने के लिए विशेष रूप से आमंत्रित किया था।

Preparation of reservation charts – Railway Board Orders

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)
No. 2009/TG-I/20/P/Chart
The Chief Commercial Managers,
All Zonal Railways.
****
New Delhi, dated 14.10.2015
(Commercial Circular No. 62 of 2015)
Sub:.
As per para 626 of Indian Railway Commercial Manual Vol. I, reservation charts should be displayed at the main entrance of the station and/or on the platform from which the trains are scheduled to leave as early as possible but not less than 2 hours before the scheduled departure of train. To ensure this, instructions have been issued from time to time for timely

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SCR GM calls for pro-active approach to attain Targets in a Review Meeting

Secunderabad: Shri Ravindra Gupta, General Manager, South Central Railway called for a pro-active approach so as to excel in the various performance spheres and attain targets set for the Zone in the current fiscal 2015-16. He was addressing a review meeting with all the Principal Heads of Departments (PHODs) at Rail Nilayam, Secunderabad and the Divisional Railway Managers of all six divisions through video conferencing today i.e. 28th October, 2015.

NGT asks Railways for report on Emissions from Engines

The tribunal has asked the Ministry of Petroleum to set emission standards and ensure that railway locomotives do not pollute

New Delhi: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday sought a report on emissions from diesel locomotives and a comparative chart with regard to international standards.

The tribunal, which was hearing a petition filed by Dwarka resident S.K.Goyal about harmful emissions from diesel locomotives, has directed the Ministry of Railways to hold a meeting with the secretaries of IIT-Delhi, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and the Ministry of Petroleum to set emission standards and ensure that railway locomotives do not pollute.

IR launches e-catering service at 45 Stations; 1516 Trains

New Delhi: Rail travelers can order meals of their choice offered by leading private food chain companies in trains and stations as railways’ IRCTC has launched station-based e-catering facility in 45 stations across the country. Initially starting with 28 non pantry car trains, this train-based e-catering services is now available in 1516 trains, said a government press release.

IRCTC’s e-catering service, named as “Food on Track”, is already available in 1,516 trains which don’t have pantry car facilities to ensure food is served at the passengers’ seat. To give choice to passengers travelling in trains such as Shatabdi, Rajdhani or others which have pantry car to book their meal from leading food chain firms, the e-catering service has also been extended to major stations such as New Delhi, Howrah, Mumbai Central, Chennai Central, Lucknow, Gorakhpur and Ahmedabad.

Adra Division promotes Rail transportation among local industries

Bokaro: Officials of the Adra division are working on a plan to promote railway transportation among local industries operational in this region. The commercial department of Bokaro railway is conducting a survey to identify the number of industries, which can be their potential customers.

The railway officials have initiated a communication in this regard with the industries operational in Bokaro Industrial Area Development Authourity (BIADA). There are more than 350 small, medium and big industries in Biada. The railway authorities have offered these industries to opt for railway transportation for sending their finished goods to customers in different parts of the country.

Mammoth Locomotive-factory projects of IR at Madhepura & Marhowra finally ready to see the light of day

In cold storage for years, two Railway projects to start soon. Sources said the Railways is giving finishing touches to the formalities and awaiting the conclusion of the Bihar Assembly elections to make the announcement for locomotive-factory projects at Madhepura and Marhowra

Years of red tape, indecision by bureaucrats and seven railway ministers later, the mammoth locomotive-factory projects of Indian Railways at Madhepura and Marhowra in Bihar are finally ready to see the light of day.

Together, the projects represent a foreign direct investment of Rs 3,300 crore in railways under the ‘Make in India’ banner — the biggest ever for the sector. American multinational General Electric and French giant Alstom have qualified as lowest bidders for the diesel and electric loco factories, respectively. The diesel loco factory will cost Rs 2,052 crore, while the electric one will cost Rs 1,293.57 crore.

Investing in Tunnel Technology can boost ‘Make in India’, says Chairman/Konkan Railway

Mumbai: Investing in tunnelling technology, especially carving out tunnels under water as well as in treacherous terrain like the Western Ghats and the Himalayan range, can boost the Make in India mission, according to a top railway official.

It would save the country a lot of foreign exchange and will dovetail into Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ vision, the top Konkan Railway (KR) official told.

DoPT scanner on Railways over Creation of Top Posts for Projects

The DoPT has also asked the Railways how many “work charged posts” have been phased out after completion of the projects

New Delhi: Raising questions the government has halted a Railways’ proposal to create a huge number of top-level posts for its officers.

The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) has asked the Railway Board to provide details on whether posts created in the last five years for specific projects were transferred to non-project functions later, and whether such moves were vetted by the finance ministry and the DoPT itself.

The DoPT letter, which comes in response to a recent Railways’ proposal to create more high-level posts in a cadre-review exercise, has put Rail Bhawan in a fix.

DFCC’s 56-Km Durgawati-Sasaram line Ready to Evacuate Coal Traffic



Patna: India is likely to get its first freight-specific rail line commissioned in December, three months ahead of schedule, in Bihar. The 56-km stretch, part of the eastern arm of the ambitious Rs 82,000-crore dedicated freight corridor project, will ease coal evacuation traffic from mines in the eastern region.

“We will be able to bring the stretch between Durgawati and Sasaram into operation in December, ahead of the targeted commissioning at the end of the current financial year. We have submitted the papers to the CRS (Commission of Railway Safety) for safety clearance and his approval is expected to come in two months,” a senior executive at Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation (DFCC), the special purpose vehicle implementing the project, told.

Fair Competition: JSPL’s 260-meter Rail powers its railway entry


Raipur: The 260-meter rail produced by the Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) would power company’s plan to enter into Indian Railways market dominated by the state-run Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL).

The Bhilai Steel Plant (BSP), SAIL’s flagship entity in Chhattisgarh, had been the lone supplier of rails to the Indian Railways (IR) under a long term agreement for the last six and a half decades. The plant had been supplying around 700,000 to 800,000 tonnes of rails per annum to the IR. In 2004, it started supplying long rails to IR, starting from 130-meter to 260-meter. The highest profit making entity of the SAIL would now have a competitor in the rail market as JSPL had also started producing 260-meter rails.

Bandra Station to be Developed as Heritage Landmark

Bandra Suburban Railway Station, the “Queen of Suburbs” of Mumbai poised for a big face-lift
Bandra: Railways has undertaken an action plan to revamp Bandra station as a heritage landmark in Mumbai in collaboration with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

Describing Bandra station as “queen of suburbs”, a senior Railway Ministry official said, “A comprehensive management plan is being worked out for the station under an agreement between Indian Railways and UNESCO.

A concrete plan has been firmed up with a view to not only transform the Bandra station in Mumbai suburbs into an efficient transportation hub but also to reinforce its status as a heritage landmark, the official said.

Gatimaan Express between Delhi-Agra to be Operational by March 2016

The trials of the semi-high speed train have already been conducted and were successful

New Delhi: By the end of this financial year that is March 2016, India’s fastest train Gatimaan Express will start operating between New Delhi- Agra cantt stations, claimed Arun Saxena, General Manager of North Central Railway.

Saxena who came to Agra on a biannual meeting with Members of Parliaments to discuss the strategy of upgrading small stations with better amenities for passenger, said, “We have received assent note for the operations of Gatimaan Express from commissioner of railway safety 15 days back, but before that, some minor technical issues need to be taken care of which have been pointed out by CRS.”

Mysore Division introduces repertoire of passenger services

Passengers to say Goodbye to standing in queues to buy a train ticket, and utilise E-toilets from November 2

The technology used for the e-toilets ensures that the commode is hygienically flushed using the minimum amount of water after every use

Mysore: Two units of sensor-operated electronic toilets, which were installed on Platform No. 6 of Mysuru City Railway station recently, will be inaugurated on November 2. This was announced by Divisional Railway Manager, South Western Railway, Mysuru, Rajkumar Lal on Tuesday. The electronic toilets or e-toilets, which can be used by passengers entering or exiting the station from the entrance opposite CFTRI, were brought from a manufacturer in Chennai.

Railway to give start giving options facility for waitlisted passengers from today

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Preparation of reservation charts – Railway Board Orders

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(RAILWAY BOARD)
No. 2009/TG-I/20/P/Chart
The Chief Commercial Managers,
All Zonal Railways.
****
New Delhi, dated 14.10.2015
(Commercial Circular No. 62 of 2015)
Sub:.
As per para 626 of Indian Railway Commercial Manual Vol. I, reservation charts should be displayed at the main entrance of the station and/or on the platform from which the trains are scheduled to leave as early as possible but not less than 2 hours before the scheduled departure of train. To ensure this, instructions have been issued from time to time for timely preparation of reservation charts. A provision had also been made in the computerised PRS to extract the information regarding the locations where reservation charts have been prepared late. However, instances are still being brought to the notice of this office where reservation charts are being
prepared late.

Railway has geared up to cope with Deepwali Rush of Passengers

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