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RCF rolls out coaches for Tejas Express, to run at 160 kmph

The cost of each coach is Rs 3.25 crore

Press Trust of India  |  Kapurthala 

Passengers on the Mumbai-Goa route will soon enjoy comfortable and jerk-free rides at 160 kmph with the Rail Coach Factory (RCF) on Thursday rolling out the first rake of 19 coaches of the Tejas Express. "Initially, the rakes were allotted to the Northern Railway for its run on the Delhi-Chandigarh section, but later given to the Central Railway for the Mumbai-Goa route," RCF General Manager (GM) R P Nibaria said. The newly designed coaches are capable of running at 200 kmph. However, as the tracks cannot endure such high speed, it will be restricted to 160 kmph, ...

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First Published: Fri, May 19 2017. 10:00 IST
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