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Blog Entry# 2330764
Posted: Jun 23 2017 (20:28)

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Last Response: Jun 24 2017 (22:15)
  
Railway passengers have reason to cheer – in the coming months, Indian Railways will roll out the new swanky Tejas Express for the Delhi-Chandigarh and Delhi-Lucknow routes as well. Two rakes of the Tejas Express are currently being manufactured in rail coach factories and are expected to be ready by September and November. “One Tejas Express rake will roll out by September this year and another one will be ready by November,” Railway Ministry spokesperson Anil Saxena told FE Online. However, Railways is yet to decide which rake would be used on which route. “We are yet to take a call on which route will get the Tejas Express from September and which from November. But, by November the plan is to roll the new luxury train out on both Delhi-Chandigarh and Delhi-Lucknow routes,” Saxena added.
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Express – defined as the future of train travel in India – rolled out in May this year on the Mumbai-Goa route. The luxurious train boasts of many firsts for Indian Railways. For one, this is the first train to have aircraft-like features – attendant call buttons, personalised reading lights, bio-vaccum toilets, personalised 9-inch LED infotainment screens and cushioned leg rests to name a few.
The reclining seats in the train have improved upholstery (e-leather) and the armrests have also been redesigned to make them more comfortable. The Tejas Express boasts of an advanced smoke and fire detection and suppression system. Like the Humsafar Express, Tejas too has CCTV cameras for security and toilet occupancy indicators at each end of the coach. Digital destination boards, GPS-based passenger information display system, integrated braille displays, USB charging facility and energy efficient LED lights are some of the other prominent features of the Tejas.
The coaches of Tejas Express have been designed to take maximum speeds of up to 200 kmph. However, on the Mumbai-Goa route, given the track conditions, the train attains a maximum speed of 130 kmph. For the Delhi-Chandigarh and Delhi-Lucknow routes, hopes are high that the train will hit a speed of 160 kmph – which is also the speed of the fastest Indian Railways train, the Gatimaan Express.
According to Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, speed, comfort and safety are the focus areas of Indian Railways, with multiple projects underway to make journeys safer, more entertaining and faster. ‘Mission Raftaar’ has been announced to increase the average speed of superfast mail/express trains by 25 kmph in the next 5 years. Yet another project underway is for the retro-fitment and refurbishment of 40,000 coaches to enhance passenger amenities and comforts and add new features that boost the anti-climbing features of trains, in case of an accident.

2 posts - Fri Jun 23, 2017

  
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Jun 23 2017 (21:28)
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ndls-umb-cdg rha to cdg shatabdi ki tarah hi empty rahegi
tbhi cdg shatabdi me 2 halts add hue
lekin dhire dhire cdg shatabdi ache pace li h ab
lekin tejas non stop hui ya sirf umb hui to dono me se koi 1 buri tarah down ho jaegi
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hisaab se to tejas ko NDLS-PNP-KKDE-UMB-CDG ye hona chahiye

  
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Jun 23 2017 (21:53)
HS GD SKD pride of NER~   3658 blog posts   76 correct pred (78% accurate)
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Chalo lets see abhi to UMB pe bhi doubt hai. Aur jitni avg speed isko achieve karni hai uspe bhi koi extra halt ye afford nahi kar sakti. But mumbai karmali ko jyada halts mile hai to shayad ise bhi mile. Ab TT release hone pe hi pata chalega

  
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Jun 24 2017 (11:51)
sukhjinder Singh   450 blog posts   9 correct pred (56% accurate)
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Even umb is not sure. According to time table it is non stop.umb may get stoppage after some time as it got of cdg-ndls shatabdi

  
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Jun 24 2017 (11:57)
Ending 2017 with my 17th ride in 😍NAWAB Shatabdi~   4649 blog posts
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ANVT-LJN wali ka TT Jo aaya tha us hisab ye CNB Shatabdi and Raj gang Ko lead kregi..3 PM departure from ANVT..
Ek aur train add hogyi us list mein..😎😎😍

  
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Jun 24 2017 (22:15)
HS GD SKD pride of NER~   3658 blog posts   76 correct pred (78% accurate)
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Would be fun to see how it performs. Aap isme travel karna ek baar and mai CDG waali me soch raha hu.

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