India’s first blind friendly train flagged off

352

What : India’s first blind friendly train
Where  : Mysuru to Varanasi
When : January 26,2016

India’s first blind friendly train, from Mysuru to Varanasi, made its maiden journey on Tuesday morning

All reserved coaches of the Mysuru–Varanasi Express, which leaves Mysuru on Tuesdays and Thursdays, have metallic Braille signages indicating the location of toilets, emergency windows and berth numbers.

The South Western Railways plans to launch the feature for some other trains by March end.