Purusottam Express to run with LHB coaches from tomorrow


Source:  http://economictimes.indiatimes.com

East Coast Railway(ECoR) will introduce Linke Holfman Bush (LHB) coaches in Purusottam Express train running between Puri and New Delhi having improvised features and greater passenger friendliness to make the journey more comfortable. 

1aThe train will now run with 22 LHB coacheswith higher speed level, better shock absorbers, low noise level and higher level of cleanliness, ECoR sources said.

The coaches have also anti-mounting mechanism to prevent mounting of coaches over another in case of derailment and reduce damages thus being advanced in terms of safety.

The disc brake system of the LHB rakes ensures effective application of brakes with less response time and space, they said. More info