Prime Minister Narendra on Thursday flaged off the indigenously built Vande Bharat Express from Dehradun to Delhi via video conferencing. This will be the first Vande Bharat to be introduced in Uttarakhand and is equipped with advanced safety features including the Kavach technology.
Ahead of the the flagging off, Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw along with CM Pushkar Singh Dhami inspect the Delhi-Dehradun Vande Bharat Express. The test run had onboard many young students who were seen conversing with the ministers during their train journey. Some also clicked pictures there to make their ride memorable.