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Posted: Dec 20 2019 (19:49)
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The stair design has three retractable steps and a locking mechanism. The lock of the stairs can be accessed from both the standing position while climbing up as well as from the middle and upper berths while climbing down.
Innovative new design for Indian Railways berths! As an Indian Railways passenger, you would have often faced issues in climbing on to the middle and upper berths in trains. The good news is that soon this issue may get solved with a new technological innovation developed by a team of PhD scholars and professors from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur. Right now, the ergonomic retractable stair design is in the proposal stage, and the implementation of the technology in trains