Prime News, National, New Delhi, June 27:- If the project Swarna from Indian Railways is implemented, the Rajdhani and Shatabdi Express trains will have a total new look.
According to Railway sources, the two premier express trains will get a new makeover at an estimated cost of 25 crore. The coaches will be refurbished; toilet and coach cleanliness will be the priority area.
Adding, Railway sources said, scores of complaints received from passengers with regard to catering, late arrival and departure of trains, toilet cleanliness, quality of linen supplied and rodent infestation in the train.
The uniform for the staff also will have a new look; the security aspect also will be improved with forces from Rapid Protection Force. The staffs will get training in hygiene and use of trolleys.
The entertainment in the premier trains will have films, serials and music as on board entertainment package.
It is learnt from railway sources that, each 15 coaches from Rajdhani and Shatabdi has chosen for makeover and make it attractive to the passengers, the Railways intend to compete with low cast airlines.
-(NAV, Inputs; Agencies)