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Eliminating Manned Level Crossings

The government has drawn up an ambitious plan to get rid of all manned level crossings preferably as a National Project. What is Level Crossing? A level crossing is an intersection of a railway line with a road or path, at the same level. In an unmanned level crossing, there would be no flagman or ..



$ 500 Million Loan approved by Asian Development Bank to help India Improve Rail Services

To help India improve its rail services Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved $ 500 million loan. A financing facility for the Railway Sector Investment Program (RSIP) approved. Ministry of Railways carries out the RSIP and it will end by December 2018. The loan will be used to develop freight and passenger routes in Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Maharashtra, Karnataka ..