New Delhi, Aug 12: The Ministry of Railways is set to launch various new trains on different routes during this weekend today, August 12, and tomorrow. As per a release by Ministry of Railways, the new train services will benefit thousands of passengers from the states of UP, Odisha, Bihar, Punjab, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat, and Jammu and Kashmir.
Minister of Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu will inaugurate some of these new trains today through video conferencing from New Delhi and some of them on August 13.
The new trains which will be inaugurated today are Bhopal-Singrauli Express, Singrauli-Nizamuddin Express, and Jammu Tawi-Rourkela Express. The other trains – Bandra (T)-Patna Humsafar Express, Bandra (T)-Gorakhpur Antyodaya Express, and Anand Vihar (T) to Ghazipur – will be inaugurated tomorrow, August 13.
The details of the new trains services and extension of trains being inaugurated are as under:
22165/22166 BHOPAL-SINGRAULI EXPRESS (BI-WEEKLY)
22166 SINGRAULI- BHOPAL (WEEKLY) EXPRESS
↑ STATION ↓
22165 BHOPAL-SINGRAULI (WEEKLY) EXPRESS
ARR. 08.20(WED & FRI)
DEP. 21.00 (SAT & WED)
DEP. 20.25 (TUE & THURS)
ARR. 08.45 (SUN & THURS)
Stoppages: Vidisha, Ganj Basoda, Bina, Sagour, Damoh, Katni Murwara, Khanna Banjari, Beohari, and Bargawan.
22167/22168 SINGRAULI-H. NIZAMUDDIN EXPRESS (WEEKLY)
22167 SINGRAULI-NIZAMUDDIN (WEEKLY) EXPRESS
↓ STATION ↑
22168 NIZAMUDDIN- SINGRAULI (WEEKLY) EXPRESS
DEP. 10.00 (SUN)
ARR. 18.50 (TUE)
ARR. 04.20 (MON)
DEP. 00.05 (TUE)
Stoppages: Bargawan, Beohari, Khanna Banjari, Katni Murwara, Damoh, Sagour, Jhansi, Agra Cantt. and Faridabad.
JAMMU TAWI-ROURKELA EXPRESS (DAILY) UPTO SAMBALPUR
18110 JAMMU TAWI-SAMBALPUR EXPRESS
↓ STATION ↑
18109 SAMBALPUR-JAMMU TAWI EXPRESS
Stoppages on extended portion: Rajgangpur, Bamra and Jharsuguda.
With inputs from PIB.