NF Railway to clear extra rush during Durga Puja



Guwahati: North East Frontier Railway has decided to run 120 trips of special trains to different destinations to clear the extra rush during the forthcoming Durga Puja.

Railway officials said the 0574/0573 weekly superfast special train from Kamakhya station on every Monday and from Kolkata on every Tuesday will run 16 to and fro trips from Guwahati to Kolkata from October 11 to October 30.

The 0572/0571 weekly special from Guwahati on every Tuesday and from Digha on every Friday will run 16 to and fro trips from Guwahati to Digha starting from October 7 to October 26.

The 0343/0344 weekly special ex-Kolkata on every Saturday and ex-New Jalpaiguri every Sunday will run 10 to and fro trips from New Jalpaiguri to Kolkata via Dankuni starting from October 2 to October 31.

The 0377/0378 weekly special ex-Sealdah on every Monday and ex-New Jalpaiguri on every Tuesday will run eight to and fro trips from New Jalpaiguri to Sealdah via Dankuni starting from October 4 to October 26.

The 0357/0358 weekly superfast special ex-Dibrugarh on every Wednesday and ex-Guwahati on every Thursday will run 18 to and fro trips from Guwahati to Sealdah starting from October 6 to December 2.

The 0548/0547 Weekly special ex-Dibrugarh on every Monday and ex-Katihar on every Tuesday will run 18 to and fro trips from Dibrugarh to Katihar starting from October 4 to October 30.

The 0567/0568 bi-weekly special ex-Kamakhya on every Thursday and Saturday and ex-Dibrugarh in every Friday and Sunday will run from Kamakhya to Dibrugarh starting from October 2 to October 28.

PTI