- Dec 3, 2017
Full electrification by 2023 including NE & J&K. All diesel locos expected to withdraw from active duty by 2030. Close to 30 WAG12B in service.The aim is to have all the main routes fully electrified (they carry 86-90% of passenger traffic) by 2023 end and rest (like J&K , NE) by 2026.
Around 12 locomotives have been rolled out by Alsthom plant.