2nd Kisan Rail

2nd Kisan Rail between Anantapur and New Delhi flagged off

  • South India’s 1st Kisan Rail.
  • The horticultural produce of Andhra Pradesh will now be able to reach other areas in the country easily.
  • ¬†On 7th August, the first Kisan Rail was flagged off between Devlali in Maharashtra and Danapur in Bihar.
  • The rake is loaded with 14 parcel vans totaling 332 tonnes.
  • The inaugural Kisan Rail is loaded with tomato, bananas, sweet orange, papaya, muskmelons, and mangoes.
  • It will take less time and cost in comparison of road transport ensuring less damage to the farm produce while transportation.