Narendra Modi is preparing to launch Vande Bharat sleeper trains on long-distance lines. The first batch of Vande Bharat sleeper trains will start operating next year, according to various sources.
Union railways minister Ashwini Vaishnaw told that “The Integral Coach Factory (ICF), Chennai is readying the design for sleeper variant Vande Bharat trains by December-end. The first few trains will be ready by March.”
The Union Railways Minister announced that by February or March of the next year, there will be three variations of the Vande Bharat trains: the Vande Chair Car, the Vande Metro, and the Vande Sleepers.
“Vande Bharat is available in three forms. Vande Metro is used for trips under 100 kilometers, Vande Chair Car for trips between 100 and 550 kilometers, and Vande Sleepers for trips over 550 kilometers. After the Vande Bharat train from Dehradun in Uttarakhand to Anand Vihar Terminal Railway Station in Delhi was launched. Union Railways minister Ashwini Vaishnaw stated that these three forms will be ready by February or March of the coming year.
Two Vande Bharat trains will run from Madhya Pradesh On June 27
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will give a green flag on June 27 to two Vande Bharat trains that will depart from Bhopal. According to Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, on June 27 the Bhopal-Indore and Bhopal Jabalpur Vande Bharat trains would be flagged off from Bhopal. The Bhopal-New Delhi Vande Bharat Express train was given a green flag earlier on April 1 at the Rani Kamalapati railway station by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. And the train traveled 708 km in 7.45 hours.
Vande Bharat Added 5 Fresh Routes To Its Services
On June 26 five new Vande Bharat Express trains will be given a green flag at once on Indian Railways. The new Vande Bharat Express train lines would go from Mumbai to Goa, Bengaluru to Hubballi-Dharwad, Patna to Ranchi, Bhopal to Indore, and Bhopal to Jabalpur.