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Draft Documents for Discussion on Private Participation in Passenger Trains

Private Participation in Passenger Trains – Presentation for discussion purposes

Government of India
NITI Aayog
(PPP Division)
Sansad Marg, New Delhi – 110001

Draft Documents for Discussion on Private Participation in Passenger Trains

7 January 2020

Ministry of Railways and National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog, Government of India are spearheading participation of private entities in operation of passenger trains on 100 routes. In this respect, a draft of Request for Qualification (RFQ) document, Concession Agreement Guiding Principles, Project Information Memorandum (PIM) along with a Presentation on the salient features of the Project (Draft Documents) have been uploaded on the NITI Aayog website (

All stakeholders are requested to review the Draft Documents and provide written comments (if any) by or before January 17, 2020. The comments can be sent in the enclosed format, preferably in electronic form, addressed to Mr Ch.P.S.Reddy, ED/Transformation, Railway Board on the email:

It is clarified that the Draft Documents are solely for the purposes of discussion with stakeholders on the proposed project. These are not to be construed as an offer or invitation to the prospective applicants or any other person. Further, the information contained herein is neither exhaustive nor final and is subject to change.

Neither Ministry of Railways nor NITI Aayog (including their representatives) accept any liability of any nature whether resulting from errors, omissions, negligence or otherwise howsoever caused arising from reliance of any person upon the information contained.

Comments on Draft Documents for discussion on Private Participation in Passenger Trains

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NITI Aayog – Private Participation – Passenger Trains

Presentation Stakeholder Consultation Passenger Trains List

Objectives of Proposed Engagement : 

  • Introduce Modern Technology rolling stock with reduced maintenance
  • Significantly Reduce Transit Time
  • World Class Service – Improved User Experience
  • Capacity Augmentation
  • Reduce Supply Demand Deficit
  • Paradigm Shift in Passenger Train Operations for WorldClass Service

For Discussion purposes

Indicative Clusters (1/7)
Mumbai (Cluster 1)
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1 Kalburgi Panvel Tri weekly
2 Panvel Madgaon Tri weekly
3 Panvel Aurangabad Biweekly
4 Ajni Panvel Daily
5 Panvel Chennai Biweekly
6 Pune Guwahati Weekly
7 Panvel Manduadih Daily
8 Panvel Kanpur Daily
Mumbai (Cluster 2)
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1 Mumbai Central New Delhi Daily
2 Jogeshwari Tilak Bridge Daily
3 Dadar Vatva Daily
4 Udhna Dadar Daily
5 Dadar Vadodara Daily
6 Bandra (T) Jaipur Weekly
7 Indore Okhla Daily
8 Bandra (T) Akola Tri weekly
9 Udhna Asansol Weekly
Indicative Clusters (2/7)
Mumbai (Cluster 3)
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1 Panvel Santragachi Daily
2 Hadapsar Okhla Daily
3 Parel Shirdi Tri weekly
4 Parel Kolhapur Weekly
5 Habibganj Hadapsar Biweekly
6 Allahabad Panvel Weekly
7 Allahabad Pune Weekly
8 Patna Hadapsar Weekly
Mumbai (Cluster 4)
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1 Udhna Manduadih Weekly
2 Udhna Patna Weekly
3 Indore Danapur Tri weekly
4 Allahabad Ahmedabad Weekly
5 Kanpur Bandra (T) Biweekly
6 Gorakhpur Jogeshwari Biweekly
7 Ajmer Jogeshwari Daily
8 Sant Hirdaram Nagar Bandra (T) Daily
Indicative Clusters (3/7)
Delhi (Cluster 1)
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1 Anand Vihar Darbhanga Biweekly
2 New Delhi New Rishikesh Daily
3 Holambi Kalan Chheharta 6 days
4 Holambi Kalan Chandigarh Daily
5 Anand Vihar Katra 6 days
6 New Delhi Haridwar Daily
7 Faizabad Bhatinda Daily
8 Lucknow Jammu Tawi 6 days
Delhi (Cluster 2)
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1 Okhla TCTB Daily
2 Chennai Okhla Daily
3 Tilak Bridge Gomtinagar Daily
4 Bijwasan Sabarmati Daily
5 Anand Vihar Bhagalpur Weekly
Indicative Clusters (4/7)
Delhi (Cluster 3)
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1 Chandigarh Sultanpur Biweekly
2 New Delhi Chandigarh 6 days
3 Ambala Allahabad Daily
4 Kanpur New Delhi Daily
5 Lalkuan Delhi 5 days
6 New Delhi Gorakhpur Biweekly
7 New Delhi Manduadih Daily
8 Shakurbasti Ajmer Daily
9 Habibganj Holambi Kalan Biweekly
10 Kota Nizamuddin Daily
11 Bandra (T) Jaipur Weekly
12 TCTB Jaipur Weekly
13 Jaipur Udhampur 6 days
14 Jaipur Kota Daily
Indicative Clusters (5/7)
Patna (Cluster 1)
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1 New Delhi Patna Daily
2 Gaya Anand Vihar Tri weekly
3 Panvel Patna Weekly
4 Darbhanga Jogeshwari Weekly
5 Patliputra TCTB 5 days
6 Gorakhpur TCTB Biweekly
7 Allahabad TCTB Weekly
Guwahati (Cluster 1)
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1 Guwahati Tilak Bridge Tri weekly
2 Katihar Tilak Bridge Tri weekly
3 Kishanganj Tilak Bridge Weekly
4 Barauni Anand Vihar Biweekly
5 Kochuveli Guwahati Tri weekly
6 TCTB Guwahati Weekly
7 Secunderabad Guwahati Biweekly
8 Habibganj Agartala Weekly
Indicative Clusters (6/7)
Chennai (Cluster 1)
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1 Tambaram Madurai Daily
2 Chennai Charlapalli Daily
3 Tambaram TCTB Daily
4 Chennai Coimbatore Daily
5 Tirunelveli Tambaram Daily
6 Tambaram Tiruchchirapalli Daily
7 Chennai Bhagat Ki Kothi Weekly
8 Kanniyakumari Tambaram Daily
Secunderabad (Cluster 1)
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1 Charlapalli Srikakulam Daily
2 Lingampalli Tirupati Daily
3 Guntur Lingampalli Daily
4 Varanasi Charlapalli Weekly
5 Charlapalli Panvel Weekly
6 Vijaywada Visakhapatnam Triweekly
7 Visakhapatnam Tirupati Triweekly
8 Shalimar Charlapalli Daily
Indicative Clusters (7/7)
Howrah (Cluster 1)
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1 Tatanagar Shalimar Daily
2 Shalimar Pune Weekly
3 Howrah Chennaiu Daily
4 Shalimar TCTB Daily
5 Hatia TCTB Weekly
6 Puri Shalimar Tri weekly
7 New Jalpaiguri Howrah Weekly
8 Howrah Anand Vihar Daily
9 Howrah Patna Daily
10 Howrah Malda Town Daily
11 Sealdah Guwahati Biweekly
12 Anand Vihar Chhapra Biweekly

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