Current Affairs 14/09/2017

  • High-speed rail training centre to come up in Vadodara 161 Published On: 14/09/2017  

    High-speed rail training centre to come up in Vadodara

     - The training centre will have a sample track fitted with the overhead electrical systems to enable testing of bullet trains that will run on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad route.

    - The ₹600-crore high-speed rail training centre for the first bullet train project will be set up in Vadodara, a senior official of the National High Speed Rail Corporation (NHSRC) said on Wednesday.

    - “This centre will come up on the five hectares of land inside the National Academy of Indian Railways here,” NHSRC Managing Director Achal Khare said. “The training centre will have a sample track fitted with the overhead electrical systems to enable testing of bullet trains that will run on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad route,” said Khare.