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75 Vande Bharat trains to connect India in next 75 weeks: PM Modi | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Indian Railways will operate 75 Vande Bharat trains across the country in the next 75 weeks, PM Narendra Modi announced on Sunday. This means these trains with maximum design speed of 180 kmph would be operational by August 2023. He also announced that the work of connecting all state capitals in the northeast by rail will be completed soon.
The railways have placed the order for 44 such trains and the first prototype will be rolled out by March next year.
The PM said, “Today, a new history of connectivity is being written in the northeast. The work of connecting all the state capitals of the northeast with rail service is going to be completed very soon.”

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