A- A A+
Last Updated : Jul 8 2020 4:22PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Cabinet approves extension of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana upto November this year            Record number of more than 2,62,000 COVID tests conducted in single day since outbreak of pandemic in India            Strict lockdown in Containment zones of West Bengal from 5 pm tomorrow            Home Ministry sets up inter-ministerial committee to coordinate probe into violations by 3 Gandhi Family Trusts            International Cricket is back in action; 1st test match between England, West Indies to be played at Ageas Bowl, London today           

National News

May 20, 2020
4:42PM

Indian Railways transports over 23.5 lakhs passengers to their home states in 20 days

@RailwaySeva
Indian Railways have transported more than 23.5 lakhs  passengers to their home states through Shramik Special trains in 20 days.

Subsequent to the Home Ministry' direction, Indian Railways had decided to operate Shramik Special trains form 1st of this month.
 
Ministry of Railways in a statement said that so far, a total of 1,773 Shramik Special trains have been operationalized from various states across the country.

On Monday, a total of 205 such trains which is the highest so far in a single day, were operationalized with over 2.5 lakh passengers.


Proper screening of passengers is ensured before boarding the train. During the journey, passengers are given free meals and water.

   Related News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 8 (Jul) Midday News 8 (Jul) Evening News 7 (Jul) Hourly 8 (Jul) (1500hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 8 (Jul) दोपहर समाचार 8 (Jul) समाचार संध्या 7 (Jul) प्रति घंटा समाचार 8 (Jul) (1310hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 8 (Jul) Khabrein(Day) 8 (Jul) Khabrein(Eve) 7 (Jul)
Aaj Savere 8 (Jul) Parikrama 7 (Jul)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 7 (Jul) Samayki 6 (Jul) Sports Scan 23 (Mar) Spotlight/News Analysis 7 (Jul) Samachar Darshan 22 (Mar) Radio Newsreel 21 (Mar)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 12 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 7 (Jul) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 11 (Mar) Vaad-Samvaad 17 (Mar) Money Talk 17 (Mar) Current Affairs 6 (Mar) Sanskrit Saptahiki 5 (Jul)
  • Money Matters 22 (Mar)
  • International News 22 (Mar)
  • Press Review 23 (Mar)
  • From the States 23 (Mar)
  • Let's Connect 22 (Mar)
  • 360°- Ek Parivesh 23 (Mar)
  • Know Your Constitution 30 (Jan)
  • Ek Bharat Shreshta Bharat 22 (Mar)
  • Sanskriti Darshan 23 (Mar)
  • Fit India New India 23 (Mar)
  • Weather Report 21 (Mar)
  • North East Diaries 22 (Mar)
  • 150 Years of Bapu 22 (Mar)
  • Sector Specific Discussions 22 (Mar)