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Indian Railway Budget Facilities New Projects & Highlight – Dinesh Trivedi 2012-2013 Rail Budget

Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi, who took the brave decision to hike Railway fare after 8 long years, presented at New Delhi today. Here you will get to know What are the new projects taken in Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013, how much Railway Ticket Fare increased, What are the new Trains introduced etc.

Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013
• Freight earnings seen at Rs 89,339 crore and Railway to induct 2 board members for marketing, safety said by Dinesh Trivedi.
Railway Ticket Fare increased after 8 long years. Check detail Railway Ticket Fare Hike in Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013.
• New Train named ‘Guru Parikarma Train’ covering Amritsar, Patna and Nanded to be introduced in the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi.
• 75-New express trains and 21 new passenger trains to be introduced in the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi.
• 1,00,000 (1 Lakh) persons to be recruited in Railways.
• Wait listed passengers to get alternate train reservations.
• Rs 350crore to be spent on e-toilets, 2500 coaches to be fitted with bio toilets.
Rail Khel Ratna award to be introduced by Indian Railways.
• Rae Bareli coach factory ready to roll in 2012-2013.
• New Rail coach factory to be set up at Palghat, Kerala.
• 1000 new railway stations to come up at various locations of India.
• New lines to be set up for Kolkata Metro.
• 6500kms of new electrifications in the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi.
• 3825km of gauge conversion to be carried ouy in the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi.
• 700km of new rail lines to be added in 2012/13 against 725 km being added in 2011/12.
• Trains' speed limit to be set at 160 kmph to minimize the Railway Accident.
• 45 new routes to be introduced in the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi.
• To spend Rs 63,212 crore on track modernization in 5 years.
• Stock Reactions: Titagarh Wagons down 3.25%, Kalindee Rail Nirman down 3.5%, Stone India down 3.17%, Texmaco up 1.8%.
• Railways should get at least 10% of government's infrastructure spends.
• Dinesh Trivedi talks of upgrading technology to increase speed of trains.
• Annual Plan for Railways for 2012-13 put at highest ever Rs 60,100 crore.
• Need Indian Railways to grow at 10% annually expressed by Dinesh Trivedi.
• Aim to upgrade 19,000 km of tracks in five years said by Dinesh Trivedi.
• Railway investment in the 12th Plan to be Rs7.35 lakh crore against Rs 1.92 lakh crore in the 11th Plan.
• Urgent need to connect to northeast and J&K said by Dinesh Trivedi.
• Investment of Rs.5.60 lakh crore required for modernization said by Dinesh Trivedi.
• Unmanned level crossings to be abolished in next five years.
• Anil Kakodkar to head Rail safety committee.
• Independent rail safety authority to be set up in the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi.

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New Facility & Trains - Kolkata & Bengal – Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013

New Trains from Kolkata Sealdah Howrah Station Railway Budget 2012-2013 Announcements Benefits Advantages for Kolkata Howrah West Bengal, Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 new railway projects Kolkata Metro Trains, Local Express Trains Kolkata Bengal details.
Let’s check out what Kolkata & West Bengal got from Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013. Since, Indian Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi is a candidate of Trinamool Congress Party & elected from Barrackpore (North Kolkata, West Bengal) it was expected to get few advantages & benefits for Kolkata & Bengal Railway service. During the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi declares that a New Freight Terminal will be established at Dankuni of West Bengal. A New Railway Museum will be established in West Bengal on the name of Rishi Bankim Chandra Chatterjee and few Special exhibit Trains will be introduced to exhibit the Works & Life of Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay next year because of his the 150th Birth Anniversary.

These are the announcements have been made by Indian Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi for Kolkata Metro Railway
1. New Metro Railway Project between Kalyani & Barrackpore. The new Metro Trains between Kalyani & Barrackpore would help the people to come to Kolkata via Braackpore Metro Station from Kalyani easily. Already, in the last Railway Budget Mamata Banerjee had implemented Barahnagar – Barrackpore Metro Railway project. It means, Metro Railway will reach interior areas of Bengal from Kolkata via Dumdum – Barahnagar – Barrackpore – Kalyani.
2. New Metro Rail projects taken in Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 for connecting Joka & Tollygunge in South Kolkata. Apart from Kalyani-Barrackpore Metro Railway project, one more project has been taken to reach one of the most busiest South Kolkata places Joka from anywhere of Kolkata via Metro. Yes, Tollygunge to Joka Metro Railway project has been introduced and will be established soon.

Let’s check out what are the New Express Trains introduced at Kolkata & West Bengal in Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi. These are the newly added express trains name & routes & schedule –
1. Howrah – New Jalpaiguri Shatabdi Express Train (6-Days in a Week) – New Express Train for Kolkata & West Bengal in Railway Budget 2012-2013.
2. New Jalpaiguri – New Cooch Behar Intercity Express Train (5 Days in a Week) – New Express Train for North West Bengal in Railway Budget 2012-2013.
3. Howrah – Raxual Express Train (Bi weekly) – New Express Train for Kolkata & West Bengal in Railway Budget 2012-2013.
4. Howrah – Lalkuan Express Train (Weekly) – New Express Train for Kolkata & West Bengal in Railway Budget 2012-2013.
5. Kolkata – Jaynagar Express Train (Weekly) – New Express Train for Kolkata & West Bengal in Railway Budget 2012-2013.
6. Kolkata – Dibrugarh (Assam) Express (Weekly) – New Express Train for Kolkata & West Bengal in Railway Budget 2012-2013.
7. Barrackpore – Azamgarh Express Train (Weekly) – New Express Train for Kolkata & West Bengal in Railway Budget 2012-2013.
8. Asansol – Chennai Express Train (Weekly) – New Express Train for Kolkata & West Bengal in Railway Budget 2012-2013.
9. Malda Town – Surat Express Train (Weekly) – New Express Train for Kolkata & West Bengal in Railway Budget 2012-2013.
These are the nine Express Trains were allotted to West Bengal State by Dinesh Trivedi in Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013.

Sealdah – Lalgola Train, Asansol – Adra Train and Bishnupur – Adra MEMU Trains are added by Dinesh Trivedi in West Bengal Railway chart as well. Now, let’s check out the Names of D.EMU Trains added in Railway Budget 2012-2013 in West Bengal
1. Masagram (Burdwan) – Matnashibpur Trains – New D.E.M.U. Train for Kolkata & West Bengal in Railway Budget 2012-2013.
2. Siliguri – Changrabandha Trains – New D.E.M.U. Train for Kolkata & West Bengal in Railway Budget 2012-2013.
3. New Jalpaiguri – Bamanhat Trains – New D.E.M.U. Train for Kolkata & West Bengal in Railway Budget 2012-2013.
4. Katwa – Azimgunj Trains – New D.E.M.U. Train for Kolkata & West Bengal in Railway Budget 2012-2013.
These all DEMU Trains will be available daily.

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New Trains Railway Budget 2012-2013 – Passenger, MEMU & DEMU New Trains

List of New Passenger Trains – Dinesh Trivedi Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013
Total of 21 New Passenger Trains has been introduced by Indian Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi in Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013. Let’s check out the names & routes of newly added 21 Passenger Trains below.
1. Koderma-Nawadih Passenger (6 Days).
2. Sriganganagar-Suratgarh Passenger (Daily).
3. Yerraguntla-Nosam/Nanganapalli Passenger (Daily).
4. Villupuram-Katpadi Passenger (Daily).
5. Gunupur-Palasa (Via Parlakhemundi) Passenger (Daily)
6. Ajmer-Pushkar Passenger (5 Days).
7. Kota-Jhalawar City Passenger (Daily).
8. Bareilly-Kasganj Passenger (Daily)
9. Anandnagar-Barahani Passenger (Daily)
10. Rangiya-Tezpur Passenger (Daily)
11. Mysore-Shravan Belgola (Daily)
12. Jodhpur-Bilara Passenger (Daily)
13. Villupuram-Mayiladuthurai Passenger (Daily).
14. Rohtak-Panipat Passenger (Daily)
15. Miraj-Kurudwadi Passenger (Daily).
16. Phulera-Rewari Passenger (Daily)
17. Mysore-Chamarajanagar Passenger (Daily).
18. Gorakhpur-Siwan Passenger (Daily) via Kaptanganj,Thawe.
19. Running of independent Passenger trains between Rewa-Bilaspur & Rewa-Chirmiri by delinking from 51751/51752 Rewa-Bilaspur Passenger &51753/51754 Rewa-Chirmiri Passenger.
20. Mysore-Birur Passenger via Arsikere (Daily).
21. Jhansi-Tikamgarh Passenger via Lalitpur.
List of New M.E.M.U. Trains – Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 – Dinesh Trivedi
Total of 8 New M.E.M.U. Trains has been introduced by Indian Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi in Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013. Let’s check out the names & routes of newly added 8 MEMU Trains below.
1. Dahod-Anand
2. Anand-Gandhinagar
3. Bina-Bhopal MEMU service in lieu of conventional services.
4. Palakkad -Coimbatore-Erode.
5. Ernakulam – Thrisur .
6. Adra-Asansol .
7. Adra-Bishnupur via Bankura.
8. Sealdah-Lalgola .
List of New DEMU Trains – Dinesh Trivedi Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013
Total of 9 New D.E.M.U. Trains has been introduced by Indian Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi in Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013. Let’s check out the names & routes of newly added 9 DEMU Trains below.
1. Baripada-Bangriposi (Daily).
2. Masagram-Matnashibpur (Daily).
3. Mannargudi-Trichy-Manamadurai (Daily)
4. Hoshiarpur-Firozpur (Daily)
5. Siliguri-Changrabandha (Daily)
6. Pratapnagar- Chota Udepur (Daily)
7. New Jalpaiguri–Bamanhat DEMU service in lieu of conventional services.
8. Delhi Sarai Rohilla – Farukhnagar (6 days a week).
9. Katwa – Azimganj (Daily).
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New Express Trains - Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 - Dinesh Trivedi

Total of 75 New Express Trains has been introduced by Indian Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi in Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013. Let’s check out the names & routes of newly added 75 Express Trains below.
List of New Express Trains introduced in Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi
1. Kamakhya-Lokmanya Tilak (T) AC Express (Weekly) via Katihar, Mughalsarai, Itarsi.
2. Secunderabad-Shalimar AC Express (Weekly) via Vijayawada.
3. Bandra (T)-Bhuj AC Express (Tri-Weekly) .
4. Delhi Sarai Rohilla-Udhampur AC Express (Tri-Weekly) via Ambala, Jalandhar .
5. Coimbatore-Bikaner AC Express (Weekly) via,Roha,Vasai Road, Ahmedabad, Jodhpur .
6. Kakinada-Secunderabad AC Express (Tri-weekly).
7. Yesvantpur-Kochuveli AC Express (Weekly).
8. Chennai-Bangalore AC Double-decker Express (Daily) .
9. Habibganj-Indore AC Double-decker Express (Daily).
10. Howrah-New Jalpaiguri Shatabdi Express (6 days a week) via Malda Town.
11. Kamakhya-Tezpur Intercity Express (Daily) .
12. Tiruchchirappalli-Tirunelveli Intercity Express (Daily) via Madurai,Virudunagar .
13. Jabalpur-Singrauli Intercity Express (Daily) via New Katni Jn.
14. Bidar-Secunderabad Intercity Express (6 days a week).
15. Kanpur-Allahabad Intercity Express (Daily).
16. Chhapra-Manduadih Intercity Express (Daily) via Phephna, Rasra, Mau, Aunrihar
17. Ranchi-Dumka Intercity Express (Daily) via Deoghar
18. Barbil-Chakradharpur Intercity Express (Daily) via Dongoaposi, Jhinkpani
19. Secunderabad-Belampalli Intercity Express(Daily) via Kazipet
20. New Jalpaiguri – New Cooch Behar Intercity Express (5 days a week)
21. Ahmedabad-Ajmer Intercity Express (Daily)
22. Dadar (T)- Tirunelveli Express (Weekly) via Roha, Coimbatore,Erode
23. Visakhapatnam-Chennai Express (Weekly)
24. Visakhapatnam-Sai Nagar Shirdi Express (Weekly) via Vijayawada,Manmad
25. Indore-Yesvantpur Express (Weekly) via Itarsi,Narkher,Amravati,Akola,Kacheguda
26. Ajmer-Haridwar Express (Tri-weekly) via Delhi
27. Amravati-Pune Express (Bi-weekly) via Akola, Purna and Latur
28. Kacheguda-Madurai Express (Weekly) via Dharmavaram,Pakala,Jolarpettai
29. Bikaner-Puri Express (Weekly) via Jaipur,Kota,Katni Murwara, Jharsuguda, Sambalpur
30. Secunderabad-Darbhanga Express (Bi-weekly) via Ballarshah, Jharsuguda, Rourkela,
Ranchi, Jhajha
31. Bilaspur-Patna Express (Weekly) via Asansol, Jhajha
32. Howrah-Raxual Express (Bi-weekly) via Asansol, Jhajha, Barauni
33. Bhubaneswar-Bhawanipatna Link Express (Daily) via Vizianagaram
34. Puri-Yesvantpur Garib Rath Express (Weekly) via Visakhapatnam, Guntur
35. Sai Nagar Shirdi-Pandharpur Express (Tri-weekly) via Kurduwadi
36. Bhubaneswar-Tirupati Express (Weekly) via Visakhapatnam,Gudur
37. Visakhapatnam-Lokmanya Tilak(T) Express (Weekly) via Titlagarh,Raipur 59
38. Howrah-Lalkuan Express (Weekly) via Mughalsarai,Varanasi,Lucknow
39. Kolkata-Jaynagar Express (Weekly) via Asansol, Jhajha, Barauni.
40. Dibrugarh-Kolkata Express (Weekly).
41. Firozpur-Sriganganagar Express (Daily) via Fazilka,Abohar
42. Jaipur-Secunderabad Express (Weekly) via Nagda, Bhopal, Narkher, Amravati, Akola
43. Okha-Jaipur Express (Weekly) via Palanpur,Ajmer
44. Adilabad-Hazur Sahib Nanded Express (Daily) via Mudkhed
45. Shalimar-Chennai Express (Weekly)
46. Mysore-Sai Nagar Shirdi Express (Weekly) via Bangalore,Dharmavaram,Bellary.
47. Valsad-Jodhpur Express (Weekly) via Palanpur,Marwar
48. Porbander-Secunderabad Express (Weekly) via Viramgam,Vasai Road
49. Bandra (T)-Delhi Sarai Rohilla Express (Weekly) via Palanpur, Phulera
50. Hapa-Madgaon Express (Weekly) via Vasai Road,Roha
51. Bikaner-Bandra (T) Express (Weekly) via Jodhpur,Marwar,Ahmedabad
52. Ahmedabad-Gorakhpur Express (Weekly) via Palanpur,Jaipur,Mathura,Farrukhabad, Kanpur.
53. Durg-Jagdalpur Express (Tri-Weekly) via Titlagarh
54. Mannargudi – Tirupati Express (Tri-Weekly) viaThiruvarur,Villupuram,Katpadi
55. Gandhidham-Bandra (T) Express (Weekly) via Morbi
56. Kota-Hanumangarh Express (Daily) via Jaipur,Degana,Bikaner
57. Jhansi-Mumbai Express (Weekly) via Gwalior, Maksi, Nagda
58. Secunderabad-Nagpur Express (Triweekly) via Kazipet
59. Kanpur-Amritsar Express (Weekly) via Farrukhabad, Bareilly .
60. Chappra-Lucknow Express (Tri-Weekly) via Masrakh,Thawe,Padrauna.
61. Karimnagar-Tirupati Express (Weekly) via Pedapalli .
62. Anandvihar-Haldia Express (Weekly) via Mughalsarai, Gomoh, Purulia.
63. Barrackpore-Azamgarh Express (Weekly) via Jhajha, Ballia, Mau.
64. Indore-Rewa Express (Tri-weekly) via Bina
65. Running of independent train between Jabalpur-Hazrat Nizamuddin by delinking from 12405/12406 Bhusawal- Hazrat Nizamuddin and 12409/12410 Raigarh-Nizamuddin Gondwana Express.
66. Darbhanga-Ajmer Express (Weekly) via Raxaul, Sitapur, Bareilly, Kasganj, Mathura.
67. Solapur-Yesvantpur Express (Tri-weekly) via Gulbarga.
68. Chennai-Puri Express (Weekly).
69. Hyderabad-Ajmer Express (Weekly)via Manmad, Itarsi, Ratlam.
70. Asansol-Chennai Express (Weekly) via Purulia, Sambalpur,Vizianagaram.
71. Shalimar-Bhuj Express (Weekly) via Bilaspur, Katni, Bhopal
72. Amritsar- Hazur Sahib Nanded Express (Weekly)
73. Santragachi-Ajmer Express (Weekly) via Kharagpur, Chandil, Barkakana, Katni, Kota.
74. Malda Town-Surat Express (Weekly) via Rampur Hat, Asansol, Nagpur.
75. Dwarka-Somnath Express (Daily).
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Railway Ticket Fare Hike in Budget 2012-2013 – New Train Ticket Price Increment

Dinesh Trivedi, Indian Railway Minister, announced the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 on 14th March 2012 at New Delhi. The most importantly, Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi took the brave step to increase Railway Ticket Fare after 8 long years. We have seen Lalu Prasad Yadav & Mamata Banerjee in the last few years that they didn't increase the Railway Fare at all. This time, Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi has declared a hike in Railway Fares for the first time in last 8 years.

Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 Ticket Fare Hike Details
Platform Tickets will now on cost Rs 5 instead of the Rs 3. Previously the Platform Ticket price was only Rs.3/- and now onwards it has been increased by Rs.2/- and became only Rs.5/-.

Passenger fare for sub-urban Trains hikes by 2 paisa per km in the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi.

Mail Trains Ticket fare hikes by 3 paisa per km in the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi.

Express Train Ticket Fares increases by 5 paisa per km in the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi.

AC Chair car class ticket fare price increases by 10 paisa per km in the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi.

AC 3-Tier Railway Ticket price (fare) hikes by 10 paisa per km in the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi.

AC Second Class (2-tier) ticket price increased by 15 paisa per km in the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi.

AC 1st Class Ticket fare increases by 30 paisa per km in the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 by Dinesh Trivedi.

Dinesh Trivedi has announced a hike in passenger fares and its Second class passenger fares by 2 paisa/km (Sub-urban trains), mail trains by 3 Paisa/Km & Express train sleeper class fares hike by 5 paisa/km. Railways AC ticket fares too hikes by 10 paise/km (AC chair car and 3-tier). First class AC ticket fare of Railways hikes by 30 paise/Km.
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Highlights of Railway Budget 2012-2013 – Dinesh Trivedi | Significance of Indian Railway Budget

Indian Railway Minister Shri Dinesh Trivedi presented the Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 today (14th March 2012, Wednesday) and most importantly the Railway Ticket Fare has been increased after eight years in this Railway Budget of India 2012-2013. Let’s check out the areas that were highlighted in the Railway Budget 2012-2013 of India by Indian Railway Minister Shri Dinesh Trivedi.

Indian Railway Budget 2012-2013 – Dinesh Trivedi
- Railways must attract 10% of the Rs 20 lakh crore Governments expects to spend on infrastructure during 12th Plan.
- Railways expect gross budgetary support of Rs 2.5 lakh crore during 12th Plan.
- Collective challenge to formulate viable funding mechanism for modernization.
- Railways should contribute 2% of GDP from the present 1 percent.
- 487 approved projects at various levels of execution in Indian Railway.
- Market borrowing through IRFC at Rs 50,000 cr needed in 2012.
- Modernize rolling stock via fresh purchases of wagons, engines.
- Plan to upgrade 19,000 kms of tracks in 5 years.
- Indian Railways to create 1000 stations through PPP route in 5 years.
- Station development org to be funded via PPP.
- Delhi-Kolkata travel time to be brought down to 14 hours from 17 hours.
- Facilitate running of longer and heavier freight trains.
- Indian Railways to introduce Double Decker container trains.
- Total cost of signaling for five years is Rs 35,000 crores.
- 17 gauge conversion projects will be completed in FY 12-13.
- 825 kms of gauge conversion projects to be completed.
- Rs 6872 crore allocated under the new line plan.
- Development of major stations to create 50,000 jobs.
- New lines to be laid in under-developed parts.
- Plan to enhance GPS use in railways.
- To complete over 45 new lines in FY13, stretching over 700 kms.
- Rs 1102 crores for passenger amenities in FY 13 as compared to Rs 700 cr in previous year.
- To set up elevated suburban corridors in Navi Mumbai. Working on PPP for elevated Churchgate-Virar corridor.
- New lines to be set up for Kolkata Metro (Kalyani to Barrackpore Metro railway).
- Railways to take up linking of Agartala to Akura in Bangladesh.
- 31 projects of over 5,000 km being implemented with the support of state governments.
- All meter gauge, narrow gauge sections to be made broad gauge, except heritage lines, by end of 12th Five Year Plan.
- 725 km of new line completed in the current year, Rs 6,725 crore for new lines.
- 14 new rail line survey to be taken up in 2012-2013.
- Budgetary support pegged at Rs 25,000 crore for the coming year as against projected requirement of Rs 45,000 crore.
- Logistics Corporation will be created for providing logistics solutions for rail users.
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