India

New Express unveiled soon

Neighbourhood News Desk





Prime Minister Narendra Modi plans to unveil the indigenously built Train 18, known as the Vande Bharat Express. It’s India’s engine-less train that’s been manufactured by the Integral Coach Factory in Chennai.

The unveiling takes place on February 15, from the New Delhi railway station at 10am. Railway Ministry Piyush Goyal states that the price of Train 18 would be 40-50 per cent higher than the price of the Shatabdi Express.

Also has world class features such as; high-speed on-board WiFi, GPS-based passenger information system, touch-free bio-vacuum toilets, LED lighting, mobile charging points and a climate control system that adjusts the temperature accordingly.

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