Hyderabad: Major trains from the city heading to destinations in different parts of the country are all set to chug with modern coaches following the decision of South Central Railway (SCR) to do away with the present old coaches.As part of the SCR move, coaches in trains such as Hyderabad–New Delhi Telangana Express, Lingampalli – Tirupati Narayandri Express and Kacheguda–Mysuru-Kacheguda Express will soon be replaced with Linke Hofmann Busch (LHB) coaches.
LHB is the German company and under transfer of its technology, the coaches are being manufactured at Rail Coach Factory, Kapurthala.According to SCR officials, Indian Railways has taken a major step in modernising its fleet by replacing the conventional coaches in a phased manner with LHB coaches. They are being designed
even 12791/92 is badly in need of lhb
still Secunderabad - Visakhapatnam Duranto running with very old ICF coaches, heights of negligence
Hope railways will also give focus on the lone train Kerala, the famous Sabari express (17229/30). It is running since 1987 when it was Hyderabad Cochin express with number as 729/730 :)
Hope the next train they'll add to this list will be Charminar.