Integral Coach Factory or ICF in Chennai has caught the attention of many now!!
Yesterday, 12th August 2022, Union minister for railways Mr. Ashwini Vaishnaw made his presence felt in ICF in Chennai. He mentioned that75 Vande Bharat Express trains would be rolled out from ICF. These trains would be linking all parts of India after undergoing tests for 15000km for various technical and operative functionalities.
The minister was busy inspecting the rakes in ICF and he appreciated the ICF team for bringing out such a train. More such trains would be produced by ICF in the future. Other important personalities who were present at that time were GM of ICF Mr. A.K. Agarwal and GM of SR Mr. B.G. Mallya.
It is noteworthy that the Union minister for railways then went to Thiruvellikeni railway station and took part in the Azad ki Amrit Mahostav event. This event was organised to showcase the link between the great Indian poet and freedom fighter Sri. Subramania Bharati with the railway department. It is known that ICF was established in 1955 and is operated by Indian Railways.
The Union minister appreciated the efforts and sacrifices made by Subramania Bharati towards India getting Independence.