PM Modi unveils India's first diesel-turned-electric locomotive in Varanasi
Updated : February 19, 2019 01:11 PM IST
In a first, the Indian Railways has converted a diesel locomotive into an electric one, as part of efforts to completely electrify the broad gauge network.
Immediately after landing in Varanasi, the prime minister reached DLW and flagged off the electric locomotive. He also inspected the engine from inside.