Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express train gets a fresh makeover!

The big upgrade comes under “Operation Swarn” and the Indian Railways is looking for progressive development to provide commuters with better amenities and services

Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express train gets a fresh makeover!

Indian Railways passengers travelling between Mumbai and New Delhi have a new reason to cheer – the 12951/52 Rajdhani Express that connects the two important cities in India has got a big upgrade under “Operation Swarn”.

The route between Delhi and Mumbai is an important one, and Indian Railways plan to upgrade the facilities and service for the commuters of the country.

Under the project, after Rajdhani Express, Shatabdi Express is also in the pipeline for an upgrade.

The budget for an upgrade of each train has been kept at 50 lakh and each division of Indian Railways has been given 10 parameters – ranging from safety, punctuality, cleanliness to passenger amenities – to focus on for the revamp.

The best part of the story comes now when you find out that all these amenities and features come without a hike in fares.

Features in the revamped Rajdhani Express

Vinyl wrapped anti-graffiti interiors

New paint scheme

LED lighting and better berths in all classes

Toilet paper dispensers

Better wash basins

Branded bath fittings

Odour control systems and good quality soap dispensers

Toilet occupancy indicators

Premium quality mirrors and improved dustbins

Seating area has been made squeaky clean

New design curtains have been provided in the First AC coaches

Digital watches in the cabins of First AC coaches indicating temperature and humidity as well

Photographs depicting monuments and cultural heritage of Maharashtra and Gujarat in the entrance passage area

Coach numbers have been indicated inside the coaches for easy identification

New design curtains have been provided in the First AC coaches

All information related to safety of passengers and services available onboard has been put on a single notice board for the convenience of the passengers

So when are you taking a train trip to Delhi in the new-look Rajdhani Express? 

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