Booking a ticket in IRCTC is a big challenge. Even if somehow you manage to book it, you will end up in a compartment full of filth and dirt. But get ready to experience the new look of Indian railways.
Japan has decided to invest $140 billion to help modernize the Indian railways across the country over the next 5 years.
400 stations have been identified accros India that will be upgraded over the next 5 years.
What will Japan Do?
Under this railway station development plan, Indian Railways has identified 400 railway stations across India which will be upgraded with the help of Japan investment. They have also agreed to provide their expertise in solving problems of sanitation including the development of waterless, odourless toilets in trains and at stations.
Here is how the Indian Railways will look like: