Ministry of Railways launched 1ST Swarna Rajdhani ( Train no 12314 New Delhi- Sealdah Rajdhani) rake today.A Major Leap in Improving Passenger Experience on Rajdhani Trains:14 Rajdhani Trains & 15 Shatabdi Trains will be upgraded under Project Swarna. pic.twitter.com/1C62BChblt- Ministry of Railways (@RailMinIndia) November 29, 2017
Here's a look at the new improved features of the Rajdhani Express Train:
The coaches get a new interior paint with a refined colour scheme to please the eye.
Toilets have 'auto janitor' systems that feature automatic cleaning and deodorising. These are equipped to kill germs and provide an odour-free experience. The toilet doors have vinyl wrapping and there's epoxy coating inside.
Faucets, stainless steel washbasins, improved soap dispensers, better quality dustbins have also been introduced. The location and placement of these have been carefully chosen for ergonomic convenience, said an official.
LED lights have been introduced for better illumination. The lights have been placed over the mirrors too.
Bags with extra pockets
Newly-designed bags have been introduced in the coaches which will have extra pockets to store mobile phones.
For ease of identifying one's berth during the dark, special night signage has been fitted.
CCTV Cameras in Doorway:
For heightened security and monitoring, CCTV cameras have been introduced in the doorway area.
Ladders for first AC coaches
In the first AC passenger coaches, in-built ladders have been placed that makes access to upper berths easy.
The upgrades will soon be extended to three more trains of the Howrah-New Delhi Rajdhani and two trains of the Sealdah-New Delhi Rajdhani and the Howrah-Ranchi Shatabdi Express, a railway official said.
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