Apr 08, 2021 09:53 AM IST
IRCTC halted the operations of Lucknow- New Delhi Tejas Express after a recent rise in the COVID-19 cases in the country
- Jan 28, 2021 09:08 AM IST
IRCTC had restarted Tejas Express operations in October 2020 to cater to the growing demand ahead of the festive season, after a hiatus of seven months amid the coronavirus pandemic. However in November 2020, it announced cancellation of these services citing to low occupancy.
- Nov 26, 2020 01:19 PM IST
There are of course two opposing interpretations. One says it throws into uncertainty the whole issue of privatisation, the other is more business-like and takes the development in its stride
- Nov 19, 2020 07:06 AM IST
IRCTC has said the 'decision may be reviewed after seeing the occupancy of Indian Railways in these sectors in the future'.
- Nov 02, 2020 09:18 PM IST
Train No. 82901/82902 Ahmedabad – Mumbai Central Tejas Express will be cancelled on selected Tuesdays of every month starting from November 2020 until March 2021.
- Oct 17, 2020 10:42 AM IST
The Lucknow-New Delhi and Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express trains were suspended on March 19 amid coronavirus pandemic and from today onwards both the trains restart its operations.
- Jan 24, 2020 09:42 PM IST
The Southern Railways announced the installation of a 'Magicbox' onboard the Chennai Egmore-Madurai Tejas Express on January 24.
- Jan 17, 2020 11:44 AM IST
Train to be flagged off by Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani and Goyal from Ahmedabad on January 17
- Jan 13, 2020 06:42 PM IST
The caterer Arenco has been fined Rs 1 lakh by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation and a show-cause notice for the termination of its contract has also been issued.
- Dec 30, 2019 07:36 PM IST
Interestingly, no tatkal quota (last moment reservations) or premium tatkal quota is available for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad Tejas Express.
- Dec 27, 2019 09:55 PM IST
The Mumbai-Ahmedabad Tejas Express will be the second private train in the country, operated by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC).
- Oct 21, 2019 01:06 PM IST
Instead of its scheduled departure at 6.10 am from Lucknow, the train left the station at 9.55 pm. It reached New Delhi at 3.40 pm instead of 12.25 pm.
- Oct 04, 2019 02:01 PM IST
The first train to be run by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, Tejas Express is seen as a premium version of the Shatabdi.
- Sep 05, 2019 11:41 AM IST
Apart from ticket checking and catering, IRCTC will have the flexibility to fix fares on the trains.IRCTC will have the rights to advertise on these new Tejas trains to earn additional revenue
- Aug 26, 2019 08:05 PM IST
In addition to the other facilities, free travel insurance of Rs 50 lakh and a burglary cover for your home while you are on the train will also be provided along with the tickets
- Mar 15, 2018 06:10 PM IST
Amid the removal, the railways has decided to provide free Wi-Fi in all trains. Presently, only premium trains have this facility
- Aug 14, 2017 06:05 PM IST
Launched on 22nd May, the Tejas Express runs between Mumbai, the largest metropolis in the country and the tourist hub of Goa
- Jun 23, 2017 04:43 PM IST
While the New Delhi to Chandigarh journey will last around four hours, the New Delhi to Lucknow trip will take six hours.
- May 25, 2017 04:00 PM IST
Passengers reportedly stole headphones and tried to take out TV screens, in process damaging some screens.
- May 22, 2017 10:05 AM IST
"Today is going to be a historic day for the Indian Railways when Tejas Express, which boasts of ultra-modern amenities like on board infotainment, wi-fi, CCTV, fire and smoke detection facilities, tea/coffee vending machine etc will make its maiden run from Mumbai," D K Sharma, general manager of the Central Railway, said.