On Sunday, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu inaugurated the new Vistadome coach - equipped with glass roof, LED lights, rotating seats and GPS -based info system.
He flagged off the train between Visakhapatnam and Araku through video conferencing from Rail sadan. Also, he laid the foundation stone for mechanised laundry at Visakhapatnam.
The minister said that the Vistadome coaches features will enable the tourists to enjoy scenic beauty.
Inaugurating the Life Line Express-Sindhudurg of Konkan Railway, he said it will be a great help to poor patients.