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Indian Railways does an airline, will offer free food to passengers

Re-arranging train timings will be done giving a window of two-three hours every day, expanding the window to even five hours on Sundays

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After facing public ire regarding a drop in punctuality of trains, Indian Railways is now planning to re-time table all the trains from August 15, factoring in the safety-related maintenance work at all the zones. Going on airline mode, it also announced free meals for passengers for un-planned blocks on Sundays. 

Railways minister Piyush Goyal said on Monday that re-arranging train timings will be done giving a window of two-three hours every day, expanding the window to even five hours on Sundays. "This punctuality exercise will be done without compromising with the pace of safety works," Goyal said.

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First Published: Jun 18 2018 | 10:14 PM IST

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