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Train 18 to be Vande Bharat Express | Minister of Railways

Vande Bharat Express

Minister of Railways & Coal, Shri Piyush Goyal announced the name Vande Bharat Express for Train 18, acknowledging its made-in-India status. He called it a ‘vandaniya’ step towards realisation of New India vision. This train set has been manufactured by Integral Coach Factory (ICF) in the period of 18 months under ‘Make in India’ program.… Read More

Piyush Goyal launches CMSMS & Khan Prahari App

Piyush Goyal launches CMSMS & Khan Prahari App

Union Minister of Coal, Railways, Finance & Corporate Affairs, Shri Piyush Goyal launched the Coal Mine Surveillance & Management System (CMSMS) and Mobile Application ‘Khan Prahari’ developed by CMPDI, Ranchi a Subsidiary of CIL and Bhaskarcharya Institute of Space Application and Geo-informatics (BISAG) at a ceremony at, New Delhi.

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Piyush Goyal launches Rail Madad App

Piyush Goyal launches Rail Madad App

In line with digital initiatives of Hon’ble PM, Indian Railways has for the first time completely digitized the Complaint management system. Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways & Coal today launched a new App “Rail Madad” – An App to expedite &  streamline passenger grievance redressal. RPGRAMS (Railway Passenger Grievance Redressal and … Read More

Piyush Goyal launching 5000 CSC WiFi Choupal

Piyush Goyal launching 5000 CSC WiFi Choupal

The Union Minister for Electronics & Information Technology and Law & Justice, Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad and the Union Minister for Railways, Coal, Finance and Corporate Affairs, Shri Piyush Goyal launching the “5000 CSC WiFi Choupal”, at a function, in New Delhi on June 11, 2018. The Secretary, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology,… Read More

Railway Minister launches new Mobile App | Menu on Rails

Railways Minister launched a new App Menu on Rails

Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways & Coal launched a new App ‘Menu on Rails’, a Mobile Application developed by IRCTC for creating awareness to the Railway Passengers for the items served to them on their Rail Journey. Salient features of the Mobile APP named “Menu on Rails” are as under :

  • Mobile App displays menu served on all type of trains
  • For Mail/Exp
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Railways announces 20,000 Additional Jobs

Indian Railways

The railways will recruit 20,000 more people, in addition to filling up 90,000 vacancies announced earlier, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said .The available vacancies have now been increased to 1,10,000 from previously 90,000, he said in a tweet.“110,000 jobs in Railways for youth: One of the world’s biggest recruitment drive gets even bigger,” Goyal … Read More

Coal mining capacity increases in last 3.5 years | Piyush Goyal

Coal India

Coal Minister Piyush Goyal has informed that the coal mining capacity of India  has increased in the last three and a half years. Speaking in New Delhi , the Minister said, it has increased from a mere 11 million tonnes to 31 million tonnes. He pointed out that there has been an increase of nearly 20 million tonnes in mining capacity.

Shri Goyal expressed his confidence… Read More

No diesel locomotives will be allowed in Delhi area after March 2019

diesel locomotives

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said he has been informed by the Railway Board that no diesel locomotives will be allowed in the Delhi area after March 2019. Speaking at the Institute of Railway Electrical Engineers in New Delhi, Mr Goyal emphasised the need for transformation and change in the work culture of the Railways. He said that the Member Traction, Railway… Read More

Odisha places 6500 Cr proposal in Rail budget for Infra Development

Odiadha govt

Odisha government placed a demand of Rs 6,500 crore before the Centre for railway infrastructure development in the 2018-19 budget.The demand includes detailed proposals for ongoing projects, sanctioning of new lines, station modernisation, introduction of new trains, extension of existing trains, improved passenger amenities at stations, on board… Read More

Railways to hold Mega Conclave with Leaders of Construction Industry

Ministry of Railways

In a major initiative to ensure expeditious implementation of ambitious Railway Infrastructure Development Plans, Ministry of Railways is organizing a “Mega Conclave” tomorrow i.e. 17thJanuary, 2018 with all stakeholders including leaders of the construction industry. The Conclave will not only see Railway Board Members and Senior Zonal Railway Officials… Read More

Ravi Singh appointed Additional PS to Piyush Goyal

Ravi Singh IRS

Shri Ravi Singh IRS (C&CE 2013) has been appointed Additional Private Secretary to the Minister for Railways and Coal (Shri Piyush Goyal) in the Ministry of Railways w.e.f.03.09.2017 appointment at Under Secretary level.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Ravi Singh the very best.… Read More