Bharat Gaurav Tourist Train run new policy of the Ministry of Railways
The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation’s
(IRCTC) first Bharat Gaurav Tourist Train will be run under the aegis of the
new policy of the Ministry of Railways.
On 21st June 2022, this train will be commencing its maiden
This train will be showcasing all the prominent places that
are associated with Lord Rama’s life and also including Janakpur, Nepal which
is the birthplace of Goddess Sita.
This train’s 18-day maiden journey will begin from the
Safdarjung Station, Delhi.
It will be running on the Ramayana Circuit of the Swadesh
This train will be equipped with a pantry car that will be
well-equipped to provide freshly made vegetarian meals to the tourists.
system will also be fitted along with security guards and CCTV cameras.
A safety kit containing a face mask, a hand sanitizer, and
hand gloves will also be provided. The temperatures of all the staff and the
tourists will also be checked.
The train will also be frequently sanitized at the halt
The Indian Railways introduced the Bharat Gaurav Tourist
Trains with the aim of showcasing the country’s historical places and the rich
cultural heritage to the citizens of India as well as to tourists from across
These trains are theme-based tourist circuit trains.
The trains have been launched under the central government’s
“Dekho Apna Desh” initiative.