Kalka Shimla Toy Train: There is a good news for people going to visit Shimla, the capital of Himachal Pradesh. The Kalka-Shimla Heritage section (Kalka Shimla Toy Train) has now got a trial run of such new coaches, from which you can see all the panoramic views of the way. Railway officials say that the trial run of the coaches has been successful.
According to the information, earlier two new panoramic view coaches were taken from Kalka to Shimla along with the regular train. Railway Manager of Ambala Division Mandeep Singh Bhatia told that the same train has returned successfully.
Successful trial of new coaches
Ambala Division Railway Manager Mandeep Singh Bhatia said that we have successfully completed the trial run of these coaches. One coach each was attached to the regular trains for the trial run. He said that this trial would be done till we run a full train of five new coaches on this rail section.
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will run at a speed of 25 km per hour
He said that the test of increasing the speed of the train would be done later. He said that the coaches are designed in such a way that they can run at a speed of 25 kmph. Please tell that these toy trains usually run at a speed of 20 to 22 km per hour.
These special coaches are made in Coach Factory Kapurthala
A senior railway official said that these coaches were specially made so that the people sitting in it could enjoy the panoramic views of the way. He said that these coaches are made at Rail Coach Factory Kapurthala. Bhatia said the coaches will also maintain high speed on the heritage section. The comfort of the passengers has also been taken care of in the trial run.
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Big mirrors are also installed on the roofs of the coaches.
Officials said that the main feature of the coaches is its panoramic view, which has glass windows and mirrors on the roof. A senior coach factory official said that the coaches have been equipped with new pneumatic braking system technology. While the existing coach has a vacuum brake system.
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