NEW DELHI: On the occasion of 69th Republic Day, Minister of State (MoS) Railways Rajen Gohain on Thursday inaugurated an exhibition showcasing the heritage of Railways, in New Delhi.
“An Exhibition is also being inaugurated on the 26th January 2018 to commemorate this ceremonial occasion and showcase the relics besides afford a glimpse into the widespread impact for modernisation of the country and as a catalyst of the economy,” read an official note.
The exhibition was featured in five different sections.
The cosmetic restoration of the Fairy Queen, bridges; building and black beauties of Northern Railway; a philatelic journey celebrating Steam Locomotive of India; the Hill Railways of Indian Railways with a special focus on Kalka – Shimla Railway and plinth locomotives of Northern Railway and the Rewari Steam Centre, it added.
The exhibition seeks to capture the rich heritage of the Railways with a special focus on Northern Railways.