Have you ever wondered why the trains of indian railways have a cross mark behind the last wagon and have you noticed the LV and the red light?why cross sign behind train

Well first of all you have a great curiosity if you are searching this on Google.

Let’s know what these symbols really mean

The cross symbol behind the last wagon

  • It indicates the wagon consisting of the letter X is the last wagon of the train.
  • If the last wagon of the train doesn’t contain this symbol then it means the train is in danger of it is running without some wagons

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The LV symbol behind the train

Well , now what LV indicates ?

  • LV stands for Last vehicle

The red light below the X

The lettet X is visible at day time but what about the night?

Yes, you guessed it right.

The red light below X is used at night to indicate the last wagon.

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