Railways cancels tender for manufacturing 44 Vande Bharat train sets
The development comes soon after six companies, including CRRC Pioneer Electric submitted bids for semi-high speed Vande Bharat train sets
Vande Bharat trains are indigenous electric multiple units manufactured by the Chennai-based integral coach factory (ICF)
The Railway ministry on Friday said tender for manufacturing 44 semi-high speed Vande Bharat train sets have been cancelled. A fresh tender will be floated within a week as per revised public procurement norms, giving preference to local suppliers.