Electric trains will now start running between Udaipur and Ajmer. There is a likelihood that electric trains may start running as early as this month end. Electric trains will be able to go up to speed of 110 km/hr versus the current top speed of 80km/hr achieved with diesel locomotives.
Complete electrification of the track between Udaipur and Ajmer is now complete. Commission of Railway Safety (CRS) completed the invigilation of the 24 km track between Udaipur and Det on Monday. Trial and investigation on all the other legs had already been completed and a go-ahead received.
Team from CRS Mumbai led by Suresh Chandra gave a green signal to the track after the trial on the route. A speed trial was conducted between Udaipur and Chanderia on electric line. The trial was carried out successfully at speed of 110 km/hr.