Vande Bharat: India’s self-propelled, fastest train takes off (Relevant for GS Prelims; Science & Technology)
Inagural trip of Train 18 The inaugural trip of India’s first semi-high speed train, Vande Bharat Express, was flagged at the New Delhi railway station. The train, named ‘Train 18’ at the concept stage, is a plush 16-coach, air-conditioned, self-propelled train set and doesn’t have a locomotive. The express will ply between Delhi and Varanasi,... Continued.