Train rides in India have their own unique charm. Apart from the rhythmic ‘chuk-chuk-chuk’ sounds, trains also facilitate meeting new and interesting people as we take a shared journey together. While the coronavirus pandemic has put a halt to train journeys, there’s pleasant news in store. With Covid cases declining in the country, several special trains have started running for the convenience of Indian Railways’ passengers. Now if you are also planning to travel by train, you need to know the latest guidelines by the Indian Railways. Let’s find out, shall we?
Indian Railways Gives Green Flag To Resume Special Trains
We all know that the Covid pandemic had halted all the commuting services across the country which, had stranded several people. For them, this news comes as a sigh of relief as the Indian Railways has started special trains for their passengers’ convenience. The Eastern Railway zone has resumed the operation of special trains which were earlier temporarily halted by the national transporter in various sectors.
List Of Special Passenger Train
Here is the full list of passenger special trains being resumed by the Eastern Railway zone, along with their restoration dates:
Train Number 03401 Bhagalpur – Danapur Special from 14 June 2021
Train Number 03402 Danapur – Bhagalpur Special from 14 June 2021
Train Number 03419 Bhagalpur – Muzaffarpur Special from 14 June 2021
Train Number 03420 Muzaffarpur – Bhagalpur Special from 14 June 2021
Train Number 03063 Howrah – Balurghat Special from 16 June 2021
Train Number 03064 Balurghat – Howrah Special from 16 June 2021
Train Number 03113 Kolkata – Lalgola Special from 16 June 2021
Train Number 03114 Lalgola – Kolkata Special from 16 June 2021
Train Number 03141 Sealdah – New Alipurduar Special from 16 June 2021
Train Number 03142 New Alipurduar – Sealdah Special from 17 June 2021
Train Number 03145 Kolkata – Radhikapur Special from 16 June 2021
Train Number 03146 Radhikapur – Kolkata Special from 17 June 2021
Train Number 03163 Sealdah – Saharsa Special from 16 June 2021
Train Number 03164 Saharsa – Sealdah Special from 17 June 2021
Train Number 03169 Sealdah – Saharsa Special (via Purnea) from 17 June 2021
Train Number 03170 Saharsa – Sealdah Special (via Purnea) from 18 June 2021
Train Number 03181 Kolkata – Silghat Town Special from 21 June 2021
Train Number 03182 Silghat Town – Kolkata Special from 22 June 2021
As per the Eastern Railway zone, several Special Trains which were temporarily cancelled in various sections of the country will be resuming. The zonal railway has also informed that these suspended passenger special trains will resume services this month and the halts, timings, and routes of these trains will also remain the same.