In a move to upgrade train travel for the common man, the Indian Railways is redesigning the 3-tier non-AC Sleeper Class and unreserved General Class coaches as AC (air-conditioned) coaches. This will allow the Railways to roll out all-AC trains, without taking away the option of low-cost travel for the public, said officials. Officials said the upgraded Sleeper Class coach will be an “economical” AC 3-tier Class, in between what is now the AC 3-tier Class and non-AC Sleeper Class.
Sources said the Rail Coach Factory in Kapurthala has been entrusted with
Double decker require compatible platforms. Nationwide roll out almost impossible.
Great move. SL should be changed to AC with fare increase of 10-15%.
How is the fare going to be estimated?
Expect it to be similar to Garibrath rates.SL for SF from SC to VSKP is 400 and is around 700 for Garibrath.
It will be around garibrath