Author Archives: theevandi

New Trains to Singrauli

Singrauli SGRL is a town in Madhya Pradesh with a railway station on the Katni-Garhwa Road line managed by the Dhanbad Division of the East Central Railway (ECR). The station had been recently developed as a terminal. Now, two trains have ...

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Summer Special Trains 2017 Through Maharashtra

Here is the list of summer holiday special trains through Maharashtra (excluding those through Konkan Railway) to be run during the months of April, May, and June 2017. Listed here are trains running through Maharashtra, and also those connecting Mumbai and ...

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Electric Locomotive Roster: The WAP Series!

The first electric locomotives in India were dedicated goods (WDG) and passenger (WCP) DC traction locomotives introduced by the British. But when Indian Railways switched to AC traction post-independence, we did away with specialized locomotives for passenger operations and handed ...

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Diwali 2016 Special Trains Through North India

Northern Railway and North Eastern Railway have announced festival special trains to be run during the for Diwali and Durga Puja festival and holiday season months of October and November 2016. Given here are trains that run through North India, ...

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Ganpati Festival Special Trains Maharashtra, Goa 2016

Central Railway has announced holiday and festival special trains to be run through Maharashtra and Goa on the occasion of the Vinayaka Chaturthi (also called Ganesh/Ganpati Chaturthi or simply, Ganpati festival) holiday and festival season in the months of August ...

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