Western Railway has launched Summer Special Trains for Mumbai and Pune, Lucknow and Gorakhpur in UP. This includes weekly trains.
Western Railway had announced to start 14 special summer trains. These trains are being run from today.
In view of increasing cases of corona in Gujarat and Maharashtra and the woes of migrant laborers following curfew in several states, Western Railway had announced 14 Summer Special Trains. These trains are being run from today. These trains are being run for UP, Bihar and Assam (UP, BIHAR, Assam). While Western Railway announced to run special trains on time, Central Railway is running extra special trains from Pune to Bhagalpur and Danapur in Bihar. The special thing is that travel can be done in these trains only after the first booking. In Corona’s time, no such arrangement has been made for the ticket, hence this type of arrangement has been made.
According to the Railway Notification issued by the railway, the Summer Special-01427 train will run on 12, 16 and 20 April. At the same time, the Summer Special train will run from Bhagalpur on 13,17 and 21 April from Pune. Western Railway has started summer special trains from Mumbai and Pune to Lucknow and Gorakhpur in UP. This includes weekly summer special trains. In view of the convenience of the passengers, the Railways has taken this step.
Trains between Pune to Bhagalpur
Additional special trains between Pune and Bhagalpur/Danapur. pic.twitter.com/VX06cFmvsS
— Central Railway (@Central_Railway) April 11, 2021
09067 Number Train Bandra Terminus Gorakhpur Weekly Special train will run from Badra Terminus every Sunday. This train will run on 18,25 April. CPRO of Western Railway Sumit Thakur issued a statement saying that additional coaches are also being added to existing trains to reduce congestion. According to Western Railway General Manager, Alok Kansal, Western Railway is currently running 266 long distance trains from Gujarat and Maharashtra. Prior to Corona, it was running 310 km of trains.
Weekly special train will run on every Sunday
For the convenience of passengers, WR has decided to run four more additional weekly summer special trains between Bandra Terminus – Gorakhpur, Udhna – Danapur, Ahmedabad – Kolkata and Okha – Guwahati stations. pic.twitter.com/NfqAhti3hG
— Western Railway (@WesternRly) April 11, 2021
In January 2021, 30 pairs of special trains were started on the occasion of the festival, they have been increased till June. Apart from this, 14 summer special trains have been run for different places. Especially for Patna and Bhagalpur in Bihar, Gorakhpur and Ghazipur in UP, Guwahati in Assam are being run.
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