The vigilant loco pilots of the Udaipur-Jaipur Vande Bharat Express avoided a potentially catastrophic accident, saving the high-speed train from derailing. At approximately 09:55 hrs, the train abruptly stopped in the Gangarar-Soniyana section due to a dangerous obstruction on the tracks. The incident unfolded under the jurisdiction of the Railway Protection Force (RPF) post in Bhilwara. This deliberate act of sabotage could have resulted in… read-more
Madhya Pradesh: Rani Kamalapati (Bhopal) - Hazrat Nizamuddin (Delhi) Vande Bharat Express caught fire on July 17 morning when it was on its way to Delhi. The train's engine reportedly caught fire due to a blaze in the battery box resulting in the immediate stoppage of the train. The train was halted at the Kurwai Kethora station after the incident.Visuals of the incident showed fire in the engine.
In the poll-bound Madhya Pradesh, PM Narendra Modi flagged off two Vande Bharat trains, on June 26. The semi-speed trains were from Bhopal to Indore and Bhopal to Jabalpur, from Bhopal's Rani Kamlapati railway station in Madhya Pradesh. In addition, PM Modi flagged off three more Vande Bharat trains, Madgaon (Goa) Mumbai Vande Bharat Express, Dharwad-Bengaluru Vande Bharat Express, and Hatia-Patna Vande Bharat Express.
PM Narendra Modi is all set to inaugurate five Vande Bharat Express. On June 27, PM Modi will launch express trains in Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal, Goa and Karnataka routes. high speed trains would operate are- Rani Kamalapati (Bhopal)-Jabalpur Vande Bharat Express; Khajuraho-Bhopal-Indore Vande Bharat Express; Madgaon (Goa)-Mumbai Vande Bharat Express; Dharwad-Bengaluru Vande Bharat Express; and Hatia-Patna Vande Bharat Express. With this, total… read-more
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After Uttarakhand, PM Narendra Modi is all set to flag of first Vande Bharat Express train of Assam. The launch of the 'state of art Vande Bharat' train will be done via video conferencing, from Delhi, confirmed the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) in an official statement. Besides the train, PM Modi will also dedicate New Bongaigaon-Dudhno-Mendipather- and Guwahati-Chaparmukh electrified sections to the nation, along with ither development… read-more
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After Secunderabad-Tirupati, the Central Government is planning to launch another Vande Bharat Express Train from Telangana. If launched, the third Vande Bharat express will travel between Hyderabad-Bengaluru, covering 660 km, in just eight hours and thirty minutes, connecting two tech hub cities of India. Although an official announcement regarding it is awaited, the BJP leaders are using this train launch in their poll campaigns, assuring… read-more
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In a bizarre incident, a BRS MLA Y Satish Reddy was seen urging buffalos of Secunderabad to not come in between the launch of the Vande Bharat Express Train, in Secunderabad. In a viral video, Satish was seen sharing posters and urging buffalos not to hit the train. The sarcastic mock was a dig at the BJP, related to previous incidents of buffalos dying after being hit by train.
In Chhattisgarh's Dadhapara, a Vande Bharat train was pelted with stones. On February 6, the Vande Bharat Express train running from Nagpur to Bilaspur was pelted with stones, leaving nine windows of five coaches were broken. Although no injuries were reported to passengers, but properties were damaged. Meanwhile, the Railway Protection Force (RPF) initiated an investigation. It is trying to catch the miscreants using CCTV cameras installed… read-more
Vande Bharat Express running between Mumbai Central to Gujarat's Gandhi Nagar met with an accident, on October 6. The incident occurred when a herd of buffalos came on the railway track, following which the driver lost control. Moreover, the front engine was damaged and left many injured. Upon hearing about the accident, PM Narendra Modi took to Twitter and condemned the tragic accident, and also wished for a speedy recovery.
PM Narendra Modi flagged off the upgraded Vande Bharat Express Train, from Gandhinagar Station, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, on September 30. Speaking about the features and upgraded version of the train, the Vande Bharat Express offers a myriad of superior and aircraft-like travelling, which will ease travel for commuters. The Vande Bharat Express is a semi-high-speed train with a self-propelled engine and… read-more
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