Suspension of night train services extended till July 9
Kolkata: The night running of passenger
trains on Maoist-affected Kharagpur-Rourkela and
Kharagpur-Adra routes in West Midnapore will remain suspended
till July 9, South Eastern Railway officials said today.
SER sources said as a result, Howrah-Mumbai Mail via
Nagpur and Azad Hind Express will leave Howrah at 5.00 am and
5.30 am, respectively, from tomorrow till July 10 instead of
8.15 pm and 9.55 pm.
Howrah-Ahmedabad Express will leave Howrah at 4.00 am
from tomorrow while Jnaneswari Express will leave Howrah at
According to the sources, Howrah-LTT Samarsata Express
via Adra will leave Howrah at 8.00 am on July 10 instead of
9.15 am on July 9.
New Delhi-Puri Express arriving Gomoh at 12.05 am on July
6 to July 9 and New Delhi-Bhubaneswar Duronto Express arriving
Gomoh at 2.27 am on July 6 will be regulated on the East
Central Railway system up to 4.00 am to avoid night journey on
the Adra-Kharagpur section.
According to the sources, Jnaneswari Express, LTT-Howrah
Samarsata Express via Adra, Mumbai-Howrah Mail via Nagpur,
Pune-Howrah Azad Hind Express and Porbandar-Howrah Express
will leave LTT, Mumbai (CSTM), Pune and Porbandar respectively
from July 4 to July 9 eight hours behind schedule so that the
trains reach Jharsuguda after 4.00 am.
Howrah-Adra Chakradharpur Passenger, Howrah-Adra-Bokaro
Passenger and Kharagpur-Tata Passenger will remain canceled
upto July 9, they said.
Stating that some trains would run on diverted routes
upto July 9, they said Howrah-Hatia Express will run via
City-Muri instead of Howrah-Kharagpur-Tata-Chandil-Muri during
Howrah-Koraput-Howrah Express leaving Howrah and Koraput
respectively will run via Kharagpur-Bhadrak-Angul-Sambalpur
and vice-versa instead of Kharagpur-Tata-Jharsuguda-Sambalpur
upto July 9, the sources said.
Download the all new Zee News app for Android and iOS to stay up to date with latest headlines and news stories in Politics, Entertainment, Sports, Technology, Business and much more from India and around the world.
More from India
More from World
More from Sports
More from Entertaiment
- Dr Subhash Chandra Show: How to expand your existing business
- Prashant Bhushan questions Arvind Kejriwal on Lokpal through press conference
- UP: DM B Chandrakala participates in anti-riots drill in Bulandshahr
- PM Modi addresses the nation during Maan Ki baat
- Delhi police arrests BSF personnel, ISI operative for espionage
- Women fit only to deliver children, gender equality un-islamic: Kerala Muslim leader
- Russia strikes down Goa, India from its safe travel destinations list
- Arvind Kejriwal backs Tarun Gogoi's claim over Guv favouring BJP, suspects 'coop federalism'
- PM Modi leaves for Paris to take part in Climate Conference
- Intolerance issue: Aamir Khan's remarks 'innocent', says Rajkumar Hirani