Nashik - First Kisan Rail begins journey today

In a move that is set to benefit farmers producing perishable commodities, Indian Railways launched the Kisan Rail service on August 7. The train, which will run between Deolali in Maharashtra to Danapur in Bihar, will cover the journey of 1,519 kilometres in 32 hours. Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar hailed the move and said Kisan Rail would help the f more