China restored the maximum speed of bullet trains on the Beijing-Shanghai high-speed railway line to 350 kilometres per hour, making it the fastest commercially run train, six years after it reduced the speed due to a fatal accident.
The speed was reduced to 300 kilometres per hour following the deadly accident in July 2011 that killed 40 people.
Important Takeaways from Above News-
- China has the world’s longest high-speed rail network of over 22,000 kilometers, about 60 percent of the world’s total.
Source- The Economic Times