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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.
PM Modi unveils India's first diesel-turned-electric locomotive in Varanasi
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