Bhubaneswar: The Ministry of Railways has decided to run special trains between Secunderabad-Bhubaneswar, Guwahati-Secunderabad, and the bi-weekly Sealdah-Puri Special with revised timings from this month.
Train 07016/07015 Secunderabad-Bhubaneswar-Secunderabad Special Visakha Express will now leave from Secunderabad at 4:50 PM with effect from December 3, 2020 and will arrive at Bhubaneswar at 3:25 PM on the following day. In the return direction, 07015 Bhubaneswar-Secunderabad Special Visakha Express from Bhubaneswar will leave at 8:45 AM and will reach Secunderabad at 7:30 AM on the next day.
Passengers should note that this train from Secunderabad between December 3-8 and from Bhubaneswar December 5-8, 2020 will run on diverted route via Kazipet and Vijayawada from both the directions in view of the safety related modernization work in Guntur Division.
Train 02514/02513 Guwahati-Secunderabad-Guwahati Special from Guwahati will run on Thursdays from December 3 till 31st December, 2020 and from Secunderabad on every Saturday from 5th December till January 2, 2020. The train will run as per the revised timings in each way till further orders.
Train 02201 Sealdah-Puri bi-weekly Special from Sealdah will leave at 8 PM every Monday and Friday and will reach Puri at 3:55 AM on the following days. In the return direction, 02202 Puri-Sealdah bi-weekly Special from Puri will leave station at 7:20 PM on every Tuesday and Saturday and will reach Sealdah at 4:05 AM on the following days.
As per reports, as many as 20 special trains originating from the East Coast Railway (ECoR) and five others passing through the railway jurisdiction will now run with revised timings from December 2020 as decided by the Ministry of Railways.