After tabling of Summary of Works and Grants in Parliament the details of budget allocation and work sanctioned was available to Railway. Today Shri A.K. GUPTA, General Manager, South Western Railway has conducted press Conference and shared the details of work sanctioned to SWR &allocation of funds to SWR. In the current year Rs. 3353 Crore is sanctioned as against Rs. 3174 Crore last year. He was sharing the Union budget announcements with the media at Rail Soudha, Hubballi. Shri B.B. Singh, Additional General Manager; Shri G.J. Prasad, Principal Chief Operations Manager; Shri K. Shiva Prasad, Chief Commercial Manager; Shri Rajiv Kumar, Principal Chief Electrical Engineer; Shri D.L. Chowdhry, Principal Chief Mechanical Engineer; and other senior officers were present in conference.
RAILWAY BUDGET-2018 HIGHLIGHTS FOR SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY - pdf
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Hubli - Linke Hofmann Busch coach periodical overhauling facility, documentation & work centre with staff facilities & expansion of DV & RB section
This means LHB exclusive workshop, refurbishing in future, maintenance all will be done at swr hq
Highest allocation for new line completion is
6 Rayadurg-Tumkur via Kalyandurg (213 km) 221
Highest allocation for doubling is
7 Hotgi-Kudgi-Gadag (284 km) 400
This means future of swr line Tk-Bay-Gdg-Sur section is very good,
after completing they have to enroute 16569/70 via tumakuru
Yes there need to fast connectivity between Bay and Hyd also daily, kind of Ice or Js. This train can also serve but it should not increase end to end time
An unidentified youth died when he was trying to board a train at Gowribidanur railway station in Chickballapur district on Tuesday morning.
The youth was reportedly trying to board the moving Hindupur-Bangalore train and he fell on the track. He was killed on the spot as the train ran over him.
The Railway police are investigating.
SALIENT FEATURES OF RAILWAY REGIONAL PUBLIC TIME TABLE
TO COME INTO FORCE FROM 01ST OCTOBER, 2015
Press Note No. 165 dated 26-09-2015
The following changes will come into effect in the New Regional Railway Public Time Table from 01st October, 2015.
any idea when other zones (scr/sr) publish time table ?
OCT 1st they may publish
this is media press release copy which has been shared by a media person in our FB group
Good TT change for most of them and for few of them bit disappointing. Overall 8/10
Also they could have easily speeded up YPR-BKN Biweekly exp and YPR-Harihar-YPR exp. YPR- HRR exp has too low patronage due to bad timings and too much travel time.
Change in time of 56205 (NTW - MYS Passenger) is a disappointment. 56025 was acting as a connecting train to 12613 (Tippu Express to SBC, which departs @ 11:15 AM). Now, we have 5 minutes gap between arrival of 56205 and departure of 12613......