Recently, it was declared in the official Twitter account of Minister of Railways that Indian Railways has upgraded Humsafar Express with state-of-the-art features to improve passenger luxury and comfort as said by Piyush Goyal, the Railway Minister.
The Indian Railways launched Humsafar Express furnished with facilities such as GPS-based passenger information system and fire and smoke detectors with the aim to improve travelling in train. The Humsafar Express is completely a AC 3-tier service with all modern facilities and its services include long haul routes.
The coaches of Humsafar express have innovative services with charging points of mobiles, laptops and reading lights for each and every passenger along with an easy climbing of upper berth. The bogies or coaches also have new amenities such as baby nappy changing pads, tea and coffeemakers. The first and foremost Humsafar train was launched on December 16, 2016, between Gorakhpur and Anand Vihar.
Some new comforts are added to the passengers of Humsafar Express. In this express train, one can find new features such as side curtains on corridors which is similar to AC two tier in order to maintain a complete privacy of each and every passenger. Apart from this, one can find the information displayed on the screens of Humsafar Express that are usually about stations, speed of the train and other vital information.
Then, one can also see that the exterior of Humsafar train has an ultramodern look that is equipped with vinyl sheets. The berths of the Humsafar Express are now more comfortable than any other previous three-tier AC sleeper as they are furnished with Khadi bedrolls and the Humsafar Express coaches have new facilities such as heating chamber utilized during winter and a refrigerating box to preserve food that is brought from home.