In line with the Digital India campaign of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu launched Indian Railways Knowledge Portal namely www.kportal.indianrailways.gov.in.
The portal has aggregated most of the available knowledge about Indian Railways at one location and has also tried to encompass as much knowledge as possible, by linking websites, documents etc. for dissemination of knowledge, the Ministry of Railways said in an official statement.
The portal is an initiative of the National Academy of Indian Railways (NAIR), Vadodara This initiative is also in line with the thinking of the Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu that the training and learning environment of Indian Railways be upgraded for the benefit of Railway personnel.
Prabhu said, “The Indian Railways has taken a big initiative in starting railway knowledge portal. No sector today can be away from the knowledge resources.”