HEAVENLY KONKAN RAILWAY : 49 Trucks on Train with WDG4 + HEAVY FOG

Konkan Railway / Indian Railways : Unique RO-RO Service of Konkan Railway with Kalyan (KYN) WDG4 12535 honks and goes at terrific speed from Aravali Road (KR) in thick fog. In 1999, the Konkan Railway Corporation introduced the Roll-on/roll-off (RORO) service, a unique road-rail synergy system, on the section between Kolad in Maharashtra and Verna in Goa, which was extended up to Surathkal in Karnataka in 2004. The RORO service, the first of its kind in India, allowed trucks to be transported on flatcars. It was highly popular, carrying about 1.6 lakh trucks and bringing in over 120 crore worth of earnings to the corporation till 2009.

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