Zoom News : Jul 08, 2023, 09:09 PM
Vande Bharat Train: Vande Bharat Express will now be seen in a new color scheme. Today Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnav showed its first glimpse to the country. He shared many pictures of the new Vande Bharat on his Twitter handle. The Railway Minister had reached the Integral Coach Factory in Chennai. In the new form, Vande Bharat will be seen in a combination of Orange, White and Black colors. Right now the color of this semi-high-speed train is blue and white.Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnav told that till now more than 25 improvements have been made in Vande Bharat train. He said that the Ministry of Railways has included all the inputs received from the field units in the new changes. The Ministry of Railways announced that the prices of all executive classes as well as AC chair cars will be reduced by up to 25 percent. Vande Bharat was also part of this new implementation plan. Regarding the concessional fare implemented, Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnav said that this concession is not a new reform and has been applicable for many years before.
'Heritage Special' will be launched soonThe Union Minister said that soon a train will be launched which will pass through all the heritage routes. These trains have been named 'Heritage Special'. He said that more such trains will be added in future. The specialty of this train will be that it will be constructed with the help of steam engine. The train will first be inspected on long heritage routes before being made available for tourists in the coming months.
Inspected Vande Bharat train production at ICF, Chennai. pic.twitter.com/9RXmL5q9zR— Ashwini Vaishnaw (@AshwiniVaishnaw) July 8, 2023