ECoR to run summer special trains

Bhubaneswar: East Coast Railway has announced to run special trains to clear the extra rush of passengers during summer vacations.

Special trains would run between Bhubaneswar and New Delhi,Puri and Shirdi,Puri and Sealdah,Puri and Asansol, Visakhapatnam and Quilon, Visakhapatnam and Renigunta, Visakhapatnam and Nanded,Hatia and Yaswantpur, and Santragachhi andChennai Central on weekly basis.

East Coast Railway (ECoR) would be creating 1,50,314 additional berths that will help railway to clear the waiting list of passengers, a release from ECoR said here today.

Bhubaneswar-New Delhi-Bhubaneswar weekly special train will leave Bhubaneswar at 08.10 hrs on every Wednesday between April 3 to June 26, 2013 and will arrive at New Delhi at 06.05 hrs on Thursday. While in return, this train will leave New Delhi at 13.00 hrs on every Thursday between April 4 to June 27, 2013 and will arrive at Bhubaneswar at 11.05 hrs on every Friday.

Puri-Sealdah-Puri weekly special train will leave Puri at 23.35 hrs on every Sunday between April 14 to June 30, 2013 and will arrive at Sealdah at 10.35hrs on the next day.

During return, this train will leave Sealdah at 12.35 hrs on every Sunday between April 14 to June 30 and will arrive at Puri at 22.00 hrs on the same day.

03515/03516 Puri-Asansol-Puri weekly special train will leave Puri at 13.45 hrs on every Saturday between 13thApril to 29thJune 2013 and will arrive at Asansol at 03.00 hrs on the next day. In return, this train will leave Asansol at 01.00 hrs on every Saturday (Friday night) between 13thApril to 29th June 2013 and will arrive at Puri at 12.20 hrs on the same day.

Hatia-Yeshwantpur-Hatia weekly special train will leave Hatia at 09.40hrs on every Thursday between 4thApril to 27thJune 2013 and will arrive at Yeshwantpur at 22.00 hrs on the next day. In return, this train will leave Yeshwantpur at 08.30 hrs on every Saturday between 6thApril to 29th June 2013 and will arrive at Hatia at 21.30 hrs on the next day.

Santragachhi-Chennai Central-Santragachhi weekly special train will leave Santragachhi at 19.10 hrs on every Saturday between 6thApril to 29th June 2013 and will arrive at Chennai Central at 22.45 hrs on Sunday.