Railways To Shift From Power Cars To Overhead Electricity Supply
Wednesday, September 18, 2019, 8:02 AM
Trains will go "silent" by December, with the railways deciding to run them on power drawn from an overhead electric supply system, instead of the noisy power cars at either end, officials said on Tuesday. The railways in the process of converting its Linke Hofmann Bosche coaches, which use two power cars at either end for its power supply, into the HOG system.
Motorman In Maharashtra Stops Train Midway To Urinate On Track
Friday, July 19, 2019, 8:03 AM
The video of a-local-motorman in Maharashtra, stopping a train to urinate on the tracks has gone viral on social-media, prompting demands to install toilets in cabins of motormen and guards. The incident happened on Wednesday, between Ulhasnagar and Vithalwadi railway-stations, while the train was on its way to Mumbai, sources said. The incident has prompted demand for toilets in cabins of motormen and guards.