Vande Bharat crossing each other at high speed. The Indian Railways is on a fast track to adopting a semi-high-speed rail network across the country. With the launch of several Vande Bharat Express trains on various routes. These trains, which have become a symbol of pride for the Indian Railways and the country as a whole, are inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself.
Launch of Vande Bharat Express Trains
To date, 13 Vande Bharat Express trains have been launched. And the 14th will be flagged off by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, running on the Delhi-Jaipur-Ajmer section. These India-made trains are a significant step towards improving the quality and speed of rail travel in the country.
Inauguration of Bhopal-New Delhi Vande Bharat Express
Recently, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Bhopal-New Delhi Vande Bharat Express. Which runs between Rani Kamplapati station in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh to Hazrat Nizamuddin station in Delhi. On its inaugural run on April 1, 2023, the train achieved a top speed of 160 kmph, making it the fastest-running train in India. The record was set on the Agra-Delhi section of the Indian Railways.
Vande Bharat Express Crossings
Within days of the Bhopal-New Delhi train achieving a speed record, a video of two Vande Bharat Express trains crossing each other has gained attention on social media. Railway Minister of India, Ashwini Vaishnaw, shared the video. Which shows two Vande Bharat Express trains crossing each other for the first time. The limited number of trains is the reason why these crossings are a rare sight. In the video, the Chennai-Coimbatore Vande Bharat Express and Mysuru-Chennai Vande Bharat Express were seen crossing each other.
Inauguration of Chennai-Coimbatore Vande Bharat Express
Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently inaugurated the Chennai-Coimbatore Vande Bharat Express as the 13th semi-high-speed train in India, and it is also the second Vande Bharat train to run from the Chennai Railway Station. The train has already garnered attention, with a few passengers on one of the trains capturing a video of the two Vande Bharat Express trains crossing each other. The Railway Minister shared the video on social media, further increasing the excitement around these high-speed trains.
The Vande Bharat Express trains are a significant step towards modernizing and improving the Indian Railways. With the launch of more trains on various routes, the country is moving towards a faster, more efficient rail network. These trains have become a source of national pride and excitement for both the Indian Railways and the citizens of India.