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LCD screens, modular toilets: Mumbai-Ahmedabad Shatabdi Exp to get two luxury coaches

The Anubhuti luxury coaches will also have comfortable bucket seats, automatic doors, mobile and USB points, among other things

mumbai Updated: Dec 12, 2017 15:25 IST
Aroosa Ahmed
Aroosa Ahmed
Hindustan Times
MUMBAI NEWS,SHATABDI EXPRESS,ANUBHUTI COACH
A ticket to travel by this coach is expected to cost 20 per cent more than the regular Shatabdi fare. (Satyabrata Tripathy /HT)

Indian Railway’s latest attraction, the Anubhuti luxury coaches, will make its debut on the Western Railway (WR) soon. Two coaches are likely to be attached to the Shatabdi Express that runs between Mumbai and Ahmedabad, officials said. A new Anubhuti coach has just arrived at the Mumbai Central coach depot.

The air-conditioned coach has wide windows, it’s roomy and has LCD screens, automatic doors and modular toilets. (Satyabrata Tripathy /HT)

The Anubhuti coach is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities such as comfortable bucket seats, LCD screens, modular toilets, automatic doors, upgraded leg rests, mobile and USB points on seats and anti-graffiti vinyl covers. The seats also have a snack table, personalised reading lights and a bell to summon the attendant.

It has comfy airline-like seats, seat-back screens, leg rests and USB points, among other modern facilities. (Satyabrata Tripathy /HT)

These coaches, manufactured at the Rail Coach Factory in Raebareli, are already operational on the Delhi- Chanḍigaṛh Shatabdi Express.

A new Anubhuti coach has arrived at the Mumbai Central coach depot. (Satyabrata Tripathy /HT)

A ticket to travel by this coach is expected to cost 20 per cent more than the regular Shatabdi fare.

First Published: Dec 12, 2017 11:52 IST