Vizag-Raipur, Puri-Gunupur Specials canceled – The Hindu


Due to the sharp increase in the coronavirus infection, which leads to poor paternalism, train no. 08417/08418 Puri-Gunupur-Puri special trains are canceled.

Train no. 08417 Puri-Gunupur special train will be canceled with effect from May 5 and 08418 Gunupur-Puri special train will be canceled with effect from May 6, according to the Senior Divisional Commercial Manager AK Tripathi.

With a view to safety-related modernization work, the bridge renovation work in the Sambalpur division of the East Coast Railway, 08528 Visakhapatnam-Raipur Special, Visakhapatnam on May 5th, and 08527 Raipur-Visakhapatnam Special, Raipur on May 5th, will be canceled.

The public is asked to adhere to the administration as these modernization works are essential to improve the safety and comfort of passengers.

The railways have decided to run the one-way summer express Express 06216 Mysore – Danapur. Train No. 06216 Mysuru – Danapur Summer Special Express, leaves Mysuru on May 6th (Thursday) at 11am and arrives in Danapur on May 8th (Saturday) at 8.45pm for only one trip.

The one-way special will be in Visakhapatnam – 7:55 pm / 8:15 pm (on May 7th) and in Khurda Road – 1:40 am / 1:50 pm, Bhadrak – 5:43 am / 5:45 pm ( on May 8th) via the East Coast Railway.

The train will consist of 20 cars, including 14 sleeping cars, four second class cars and two second class baggage cars.

Given the increasing cases of COVID-19 and in order to contain the spread of the infection, the railroad has decided to reduce the number of services of the special trains 06597/06598 Yesvantpur-Howrah-Yesvantpur to just three trips.

Earlier it was announced that these trains would run from April 22nd to June 29th. Now it has been decided to make only three trips. Train No. 06597 The special train Yesvantpur-Howrah runs on May 6th and 06598 The special train Howrah-Yesvantpur runs on May 11th (Tuesday) with the existing interruptions and the composition.


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