In order to clear extra rush of passengers during the forthcoming festive season of Dussehra and Diwali, Northern Railway has decided to run 8 pairs of special trains to various places including Jammu, Katra, Varanasi and Ajmer, among others.
The South Central Railway (SCR) will run two Janasadharan special trains between Secunderabad and Kakinada Town via Guntur to clear extra rush of passengers on August 16 and 17.
In order to clear the extra rush during the festive season, Railways have pressed into service more than 50 special trains.
The Railways will run special trains between Sainagar-Shirdi and Puri from July 12-August 4 with a total of four trips in each direction.
Railways on Wednesday decided to press services of special trains to rescue people stranded due to the flash floods at Haridwar, Rishikesh and other areas.
The Railways have decided to run special trains between Sai Nagar Shirdi-Puri, Lokmanya Tilak Terminus-Shalimar and Pune-Bilaspur to clear the extra rush of passengers during the summer season.
The railway administration has decided to run special trains between Secundrabad and Jaipur to clear the extra rush of passengers.
Two special trains will run between Kakinada and Allahabad via Nagpur in the coming week to clear extra rush of passengers, an official release said.
Over 750 special trains, increasing the number of ticketing, booking and enquiry counters are among measures undertaken by Railways for Kumbh Mela.
The Railways have decided to run 24 services of superfast special train Pune-Bilaspur-Pune via Nagpur to clear the extra rush of passengers from October 15 till year end.
Gearing up for upcoming festive season, Railways has decided to run more than 500 special trains to clear extra Puja rush.
The panic exodus of northeast people from Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra abated and no special trains were operated to Guwahati .
East Coast Railway has decided to run 60 special trains from different parts of Odisha and AP for the Rath Yatra Festival at Puri.
East Central Railway (ECR) will run two special trains for South India on May 2 and 3 for BE and Medical examination.
In order to clear extra rush of
passengers during Holi festival, the railways have decided to run Holi special trains for Bihar.
Railways will run two special
trains for carrying relatives and friends of Howrah-Kalka Mail
accident victims to the site of the mishap near Malwa station
in Uttar Pradesh.
While two special trains to Kolkata and Mumbai from Delhi were run on Thursday, another special train from Mumbai to
Hyderabad will run on Friday.
In view of the Air India pilots`
strike, the Railway Ministry on Thursday decided to run special
trains on important sectors to clear extra rush of passengers.
The North Eastern Frontier Railway has introduced a special pair of train between Lucknow and Guwahati to clear the extra rush during the forthcoming festive season.
The North Eastern Frontier
Railway has introduced a special pair of train between Lucknow
and Guwahati to clear the extra rush during the forthcoming
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