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Train passengers to pay more for food items

Train passengers to pay more for food items Train passengers will now have to pay more for food as railways have increased the prices of food items by about 40 to 50 per cent.

The prices of non-vegetarian meal will now cost Rs 50 as against the earlier rate of Rs 35 and a vegetarian meal has been hiked to Rs 40 from the earlier rate of Rs 30, according to a railway notification.

The notification has listed new tariff for 10 items, including Janata meal, tea and coffee. The popular Janata meal will cost now Rs 20 on trains and Rs 15 at platforms instead of Rs 10 earlier....read more

Dial a meal from train at Jaipur station, get delivery at your seat

Dial a meal from train at Jaipur station, get delivery at your seat What goes better with a variety of scenery, destinations and trains than a variety of food services?

Railway ka khana is a personal peeve! Meals are usually provided on board most long distance trains, however the food served by Indian Railways is hardly inspiring. Choices are limited and don't cater to Western tastes. Someone from the catering department will come and take your order in advance for these meals.

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