|SERVICES OF SPECIAL TRAINS TOWARDS NEW DELHI & YESVANTPUR FROM BHUBANESWAR INCREASED:|
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
SERVICES OF SPECIAL TRAINS TOWARDS NEW DELHI & YESVANTPUR FROM BHUBANESWAR INCREASED
With an aim to provide comfortable journey to the commuters in winter rush season, East Coast Railway has decided to extend the services of Bhubaneswar-New Delhi & Bhubaneswar-Yesvantpur weekly Special trains by one month i.e. upto January 2014.
02815 Bhubaneswar-New Delhi Special train leaving Bhubaneswar at 0810hrs on every Sunday will run upto 26thJanuary 2014 from Bhubaneswar to New Delhi. In the return Direction, 02816 New Delhi-Bhubaneswar weekly express leaving New Delhi at 1300hrs on every Monday will run upto 27thJanuary 2014 from New Delhi to Bhubaneswar.
This train has one AC-2 tier, Four AC-3 tiers, Eleven Sleeper Class Coaches, Three General Second Class Coaches and Two Guard cum Luggage Vans in its composition having stoppages at Cuttack, Bhadrak, Balasore, Hijli, Bankura, Adra, Gomo, Gaya, Mughal Sarai, Allahabad and Kanpur between Bhubaneswar & New Delhi.
Similarly, 02845 Bhubaneswar-Yesvantpur Special train leaving Bhubaneswar on every Wednesday towards Yesvantpur will run upto 29th January 2014 from Bhubaneswar to Yesvantpur. In the return Direction, 02846 Yesvantpur-Bhubaneswar weekly express leaving Yesvantpur on every Thursday will run upto 30thJanuary 2014 from Yesvantpur to Bhubaneswar.
This train has one AC-2 tier, Four AC-3 tiers, Eleven Sleeper Class Coaches, Three General Second Class Coaches and Two Guard cum Luggage Vans in its composition having stoppages at Khurda Road, Balugaon, Brahmapur, Palasa, Srikakulam Road, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, Samalkot, Rajahmundry, Vijayawada, ongole, Nellore, Gudur, Katpadi, Jolarpetai and Krishnarajapuram between Bhubaneswar & Yesvantpur.
ADDITIONAL COACHES AUGMENTED:
Apart from increasing the services of these two special trains, East Coast Railway has decided to augment additional coaches upto 31st December 2013 in important trains to clear waitlisted tickets and avoid rush in trains. Hence, Bhubaneswar-Bangalore-Bhubaneswar Prashanti Express, Puri-Durg-Puri Express, Bhubaneswar-Rameswaram-Bhubaneswar Express & Bhubaneswar-Bhawanipatna Express trains have been augmented with one additional Sleeper Class Coach each temporarily. Similarly, Puri-Haridwar-Puri Utkal Express and Puri-Jodhpur-Puri Express have been augmented with one additional AC-3 tier coach each to avoid rush during the rush period.