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Updated : 1 year, 4 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 15 (ANI): The government is not aiming to resume passenger train services at full capacity keeping the low occupancy due to COVID-19 in mind, Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday, adding that he may add some more trains on routes which are running full.
New Delhi [India], July 14 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave the "innovative idea" days before the lockdown to convert railway coaches into isolation wards for supplementing efforts to tackle COVID-19, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said on Tuesday.
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 8 (ANI): Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday announced that test runs for the battery-operated dual-mode shunting locomotive at the Jabalpur division were successful.
Islamabad [Pakistan], June 25 (ANI): Pakistan Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid tested negative for coronavirus on Thursday after he had undergone self-isolation for two weeks since contracting the infection.
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], June 12 (ANI): Railways has created a new world benchmark by successfully running first Double Stack Container Train in high rise Over Head Equipment (OHE) electrified sections, said Piyush Goyal, Railways Minister.
New Delhi [India], May 31 (ANI): Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday held an interaction with the captains of the pharmaceutical industry companies and office-bearers of the Pharma associations through the video conference.
New Delhi [India], May 31 (ANI): Industry and Commerce, and Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday interacted with stakeholders from the pharmaceutical industry and addressed the issues faced by them in the wake of COVID-19.
New Delhi [India], May 29 (ANI): Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday urged people suffering from serious ailments, pregnant women, children and those above 65 years to travel in Shramik trains "only when necessary".
New Delhi [India], May 25 (ANI): Railways Minister Piyush Goyal stated that the Indian Railways will notify as 41 Shramik special trains for Maharashtra despite being prepared to run 125 trains.
New Delhi [India], May 25 (ANI): Railways Minister Piyush Goyal stated that the Maharashtra government has not provided the details of 125 Shramik special trains, which were scheduled to run in the state on Monday and its list of passengers.
New Delhi [India], May 21 (ANI): Booking of train tickets will resume at around 1.7 lakh common service centres from Friday across the country, bookings will also resume at counters of different stations in the next two to three days, said Piyush Goyal, Union Railways Minister.
New Delhi [India], May 20 (ANI): The Indian Railways has excelled on its own promise of running Shramik Special trains by running 204 of them in a single day, said Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday.