Tender by Ministry of Railways of the Government of India
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Tender by Ministry of Railways of the Government of India

Tender by Ministry of Railways (Government of India )

    We are pleased to inform you that Ministry of Railways of the Government of India has recently decided to open up its passenger train operations for private sector participation. This is first of its kind initiative by the Indian Railways, which will us her in a new era of rail travel in the country.

   Spanning over 109 routes across the country with introduction of 151 trains, the project is expected to bring in a paradigm shift in passenger travel experience - from cutting-edge, modern technology rolling stock facilitating shorter journey times to the best-in-class service standards.

 The Request for Qualifications (RfQs) for the project have been issued. And the same are available for download at : https://eprocure.gov.in/eprocure/app captioned as “Passenger Train Operations”.

 The Application due date under the RfQs is 8 September 2020.  A pre-application conference to address queries of   prospective bidders is scheduled for August 12, 2020 (through Video Conferencing). For further details, please contact:


Mr. A. Madhu Kumar Reddy


Room No. 360, 3rd Floor, Railway Board,

Rail Bhawan, Raisina Road, New Delhi-110001.

Phone No.- 011-23047329, 011-23383624(Fax);

Email:  passengertrain.ppp@railnet.gov.in


We look forward to your participation in this unprecedented project of the Indian Railways.