Vande Bharat Train: Indian Railways (Indian Railways Latest News) is making a big plan regarding Vande Bharat. Rapid work is being done to increase the network of this train across the country.
At present, 8 Vande Bharat Express are operating in the country. At present, the government is planning to install sleeper coaches in the Vande Bharat train to make the journey cheaper. Due to the sleeper coach, the train ticket will also become cheaper. With this, the passengers will not face any kind of problem during the journey.
Speed can be 200 km per hour
According to media reports, the speed of Vande Bharat train with sleeper coach can be up to 200 km per hour. The sleeper coach in this train is being made using aluminum.
The sleeper coaches of Vande Bharat Express will be an alternative to the Rajdhani Express coaches running across the country . Tender is being issued by the Railways for about 400 Vande Bharat trains and it will be approved by the end of the month.
At what speed will the train be able to run?
According to the news agency, foreign companies including 4 domestic companies have also come forward for the construction work of these trains. The first 200 Vande Bharat trains will have seating arrangements like Shatabdi Express. At present, these trains will be able to run at a speed of 180 km per hour.
Safety of train tracks will have to be taken care of Railways has told that keeping in mind the safety of train tracks, it will get permission to run at a speed of 130 km per hour. Along with this, chair car trains will be made of steel.
200 trains will be made in the second phase
Railway has told that in the second phase it will manufacture Vande Bharat trains with 200 sleeper coaches. Aluminum will be used to make these trains. For this, work is also being done regarding the railway track. Along with this, work is also going on on the signal and bridge. This work is going on between Delhi-Kolkata and Delhi-Mumbai.