Indian Railways has 450,000 followers on Twitter


Indian Railways has 450,000 and 380,000 followers on its Twitter Handle and Facebook Page respectively, thus going on to show its efforts to reach out passengers on social media in a big way.

Indian Railways is popularly known as RailMinIndia in social media.

In an unprecedented move directed and led by the Minister of Railways, Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, all DRMs and General Managers of the zones have created their own official handles to interact closely with passengers and offer real time solutions. This move intends to establish a transparency like never before on the government front.

Both the social media platforms of the Ministry of Railways are followed widely for information pertinent to passengers, new policies, innovations, ideas, new developments in infrastructure and rolling stock, vignettes of the past. Surveys are conducted; new ideas and suggestions are sought regarding various issues affecting the travellers and other users.

The Twitter handles of all GMs and DRMs are on the Ministry’s Twitter handle, Facebook page RailMinIndia, as well as on the Indian Railways website More info


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