First private train of Indian railways Tejas Express makes Rs 70 lakh profit in first month
IRCTC's Tejas Express has made a profit of around Rs 70 lakh till October. Sources said, "This year it earned revenue of nearly Rs 3.70 crore through sale of tickets." This has signalled a steady positive start for the Railways' first "privately" run train. The IRCTC has multiple benefits worked out for its passengers which included combination meals, free insurance of up to Rs 25 lakh and compensation in case of delays.