On Thursday, October 6, the newly introduced Vande Bharat train was damaged after being involved in a cattle hit case. The incident occurred in Gujarat between the stations of Vatva and Maninagar.
According to railway officials, the incident occurred between 11.18 am and 11.27 am and damaged the train’s front coach. According to the railway, three to four buffaloes were also killed in the accident.
The Vande Bharat Express connects Mumbai and Gandhinagar.
Vande Bharat Express is a 16-coach semi-high-speed self-propelled train set designed in India. The train reaches 160 kmph in just 140 seconds and has better passenger comfort at 3.5. (riding index).
The Vande Bharat Express 2.0 provides a variety of superior and aircraft-like travel experiences. It is outfitted with cutting-edge safety features, including an indigenously developed Train Collision Avoidance System (KAVACH). It offers Wi-Fi content on demand.
Except for Sundays, it runs six days a week and stops at Surat, Vadodara, Vapi, and Ahmedabad stations in both directions. The executive chair car fare from Mumbai to Ahmedabad is Rs 2,505, while the chair car fare is Rs 1,385.