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Did you know there in OnDemand cleaning in railways now, this real life incident will open your eyes

Every Indian (I hope) is aware of the cleaning conditions of Indian Railways and I (am) or used to be one of them who( thinks) or used to think an Indian train cannot be clean.And then  I experienced this, Explains Neetu Choubey, I was traveling from Raipur (Chhattisgarh) to Kolkata. One lady sitting in front of me spilled tea. Everybody saw following notice and all the people of my compartment were like let’s check whether they are following this or not but all of them were pretty sure, it isn’t goingRead More


Railways sign MoU with Haryana and Punjab forest dept to plant trees alongside Railway Track

In the august presence of Minister of Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu and Minister of State (IC) for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding “plantation of trees alongside Railway Track on Railway Land Boundary” was signed today i.e. 2nd May, 2015 between Ministry of Railways and Forest Department of Haryana & Punjab of Haryana. SILENT FEATURES OF THE AGREEMENT A model agreement for plantation on railway land was signed between the Sate Forest departments and Railway administration after a series of discussions between the officials of the Railway Board, MinistryRead More


Real Incident: How a renowned photographer fixed a leaking tap in Delhi Railway Station with a click

Delhi: Renowned wildlife photographer Sudhir Shivaram was in Old Delhi station few days back for a transit, and noticed water leaking from one of the taps in the station. His consensus did not allow him to ignore it while all others passengers in the station did, while he tried to patch up the tap with whatever he had, but in vain. So he took a picture of it and reported to Railway ministry with a tweet. As usual RailMinIndia tweeter handler immediately responded and reported to corresponding authorities. Although theseRead More


Real Story: A tweet can Fix the door in Indian train, how?

Real Story shared by Mr. Animesh Chandra Shrivastav I was travelling in August Kranti Rajdhani from Nizamuddin to Mumbai Central. The door of the AC compartment was however not working properly and it always got stuck in the mid-way leaving the door half open, because of which noise increased and also mosquito’s and flies were entering the coach. We all people sitting together next to door ignored the problem thinking there can be no solution. However when I went to sleep the noise coming from outside became very irritating andRead More