Restrictions on Travelling in Local Trains to Continue in Mumbai, Says Maharashtra Govt

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The existing restrictions on travelling in local trains, metro trains and monorails in Mumbai cannot be relaxed at this juncture as COVID-19 cases are still spreading, the Maharashtra government told the Bombay High Court on Tuesday. State government’s counsel PP Kakade told a bench of Justices KK Tated and Abhay Ahuja that only frontline health … Read more

Indian Railways to Extend Services of 21 Special Trains; Check Full List Here

Indian Railways to Extend Services of 21 Special Trains; Check Full List Here

The Western Railway (WR) announced that it is extending trips of 21 special trains for the convenience of passengers and with a view to meet the travel demand. The booking for Vadodara – Subedarganj Special Train will open today, May 10 while for others on May 11 and 12 respectively. These special trains will run … Read more

Shatabdi, Rajdhani, Duronto Among 56 Trains Cancelled by Northern Railway, Full List Here

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File pic NR stated that these trains have been cancelled due to low occupancy and surge in COVID-19 cases in the country. The trains have been cancelled from May 9 onwards till further notice. The Northern Railway (NR) has decided to cancel 56 trains including Shatabdi, Rajdhani, Duronto and Vande Bharat from May 9. NR … Read more

Western Railway Cancels 19 Special Trains Citing Poor Occupancy Amid Covid-19, Check Full List Here

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The Western Railway (WR) has cancelled 19 special trains from May 9 onwards due to decline in the number of passengers amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a press release by the railways said on Friday. The passenger trains have been cancelled till further orders. According to a press release issued by Sumit Thakur, Chief Public Relations … Read more

Japan news: Packed trains, drinking: Japanese impatient over virus steps | World News – Times of India

Japan news: Packed trains, drinking: Japanese impatient over virus steps | World News - Times of India

One of the world’s least vaccinated nations is showing signs of strain, both societal and political. AP Photo TOKYO: Trains packed with commuters returning to work after a weeklong national holiday. Frustrated young people drinking in the streets because bars are closed. Protests planned over a possible visit by the Olympics chief. As the coronavirus … Read more

Oxygen Express Trains So Far Delivered 2,067 Tonnes of Medical Oxygen Across India

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The Railways’ Oxygen Express trains have delivered around 2,067 tonnes of medical oxygen across the country over the last 16 days with Delhi getting the highest 707 tonnes, followed by Uttar Pradesh with 641 tonnes. Currently, trains carrying 344 tonnes of liquid medical oxygen are on the run. “The Railways have delivered liquid medical oxygen … Read more

West Bengal CM Gets Strict With Covid-19 Protocol; All Local Trains Suspended, Rules Out Complete Lockdown

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Concerned over rise in the number of Covid-19 cases in the country, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday has announced suspension of all local trains from May 6 besides taking several restrictive measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus. She, however, ruled out any possibility of complete lockdown in West Bengal. Soon after … Read more

3 Oxygen Express Trains Arrived In Delhi NCR Today, Says Piyush Goyal

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At least 40 patients have died in Delhi alone in recent days due to a lack of oxygen. New Delhi: At least three Oxygen Express trains have arrived today in the National Capital Territory with the vital gas, bringing relief for COVID-19 patients gasping for breath across hospitals, Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal has said. … Read more

Indian Railways to Run Special Trains From Delhi, Mumbai and Pune to Bihar; Check Timings, Routes

Indian Railways to Run Special Trains From Delhi, Mumbai and Pune to Bihar; Check Timings, Routes

The COVID-19 situation in India is getting worse by the day. Many states have imposed lockdowns and curfews in order to curb the spread of the virus. Both the central and state governments are urging people to stay inside their homes and step out only in case of emergencies or for essential services. Since all … Read more

Amid Covid-19 Restrictions in Maharashtra, Only Govt Staff Can Use Local Trains, Media Excluded

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With new coronavirus-induced restrictions coming into force in Maharashtra from Thursday night, the state government said only government personnel and health workers will be allowed to travel by suburban trains in Mumbai. The fresh restrictions under the government’s ‘Break- the-Chain’ programme came into force at 8 pm on Thursday and will remain effective till 7 … Read more

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