India’s fastest train: Train18, now called Vande Bharat Express, has been officially inaugurated today. PM Modi flagged off this train from New Delhi Railway Station, bound for Varanasi.
Varanasi is also PM Modi’s Lok Sabha constituency.
Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goel has presented the interim budget for 2019, which also included budget for Indian Railways.
Since 2016-17, PM Modi led BJP Govt. decided to include Railways Budget into the main Budget, to save time…
Make In India, engine-less train: Train18 has successfully conducted its test run, and breached 180 km/hour speed.
This way, it has become India’s fastest train now, beating Gatimaan Express, which pulled off 160 km/hr speed.