The Indian Railways have introduced luxury on tracks, with the Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express. Refurbished under Indian Railways’ Operation Swarn, a host of new features have been added premium train plies between two major cities of India- Delhi and Mumbai and its new look at the same fare is good news for train travelers.
From comfortable and clean seats, LED lighting to swanky and more hygienic toilets, well-trained on board certified staff has been deployed in the coaches to help passengers.
Starting with the changes in its interiors, all coaches are covered with vibrant blue and orange anti-graffiti vinyl wrapping that brings in color and brightness. Also, LED lights have been provided in all coaches which has helped increase illumination by 25% while also reducing the energy requirement by 50%. As a tribute to the cultural heritage and monuments of Delhi, Mumbai and Gujarat, a number of amazing photographs have been displayed to improve the décor, look and feel of the train. Glow-in-the-dark berth indicator boards, retro-reflective destination boards and coach numbering plates have been added to help passengers to face no hassle in the dark as well. The connecting coaches have also been fitted with hollow mats of superior quality. Also, the vestibule doors (doors connecting coaches) have been refitted with an easier operating mechanism. Even the seating area have been made “squeaky clean” and enhance the experience of traveling.
Hygiene & Cleanliness
The premium train now revamped has made a number of changes in the toilet for improved hygiene and cleanliness. Anti-graffiti vinyl wrapped interiors with floral design grace the walls and ceilings. Fittings like better quality taps, health faucets, LED lighting, two way taps, scrapper mats on the floors, improved dustbins, premium quality mirrors and bio-degradable paper seat covers have also been provided in the washrooms. The Indian-style toilet has also been given a modular revamp. Auto-janitors have been installed in the washrooms to control foul odour and ensure fresh-smelling toilets.
Adding to the luxury feel, Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani Express train guests traveling in the First AC coach will not be given wide pillows, printed bed sheets, premium quality line to blankets with washable covers. New design curtains change the entire appearance while digital watches also indicating temperature and humidity have been added. Stainless steel dustbins, wooden stools, vibrant LED lighting will enhance the experience. Even the toilets and shower area in the First AC coaches has also been improved. Automatic biodegradable personal seat dispenser has been provided in the toilets. Yet another feature that has been introduced for the First AC coaches is a new design food serving trolley to keep food safe and hygienic.
Other improvement in the premium Delhi-Mumbai Rajdhani Train include that information related to the safety of passengers and services available on board has been put on a single notice board in each coach. Also, modular doors have been provided over electrical panels as per an improved design by RCF.
The new and improved loaded with luxury train Rajdhani Express will change the experience of traveling from Delhi to Mumbai and vice-versa. Ready to give it a try?