22 Jun 2020Belarusian Railway launches new regular electric trains on the Svietlagorsk— Žlobin—Minsk route
The opening ceremony was held with the presence of Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko at the station of Svietlahorsk-na-Biarezinie on June 21 2020.
During the ceremony the Head of Belarusian Railway Vladimir Morozov informed the Head of state Aleksandr Lukashenko about “The development of Belarusian Railway and prospects of its electrification”.
The opening of the new electrified section Svietlagorsk—Žlobin—Minsk aims to strengthen transport communication, activate the development of Homiel and Minsk regions, enhance the quality of service.
Transportation will be carried out by modern ЭПР trains, which have already gained popularity among residents and guests of our country. Trains of this series have been put into service on Belarusian Railway since 2011.Read more…