PATTERN OF TRAIN SERVICES DUE TO LINE BLOCK


Due to line block in connection with engineering work o­n Chengalpattu – Villupuram section for 12 days from 29.9.2012 to 10.10.2012 except Sundays, following will be the pattern of train services o­n this section.

 1) T.No.66045/66046 Melmaruvathur – Villupuram – Melmaruvathur MEMU will be cancelled.

2) T.No.12635 Chennai Egmore – Madurai Vaigai Express scheduled to leave Chennai Egmore at 13.20 hrs. will leave late by 60 minutes.

3) T.No.16854 Tiruchchirappalli – Chennai EgmoreExpress will be regulated for 20 minutes each at Olakkur and Tindivanam stations and will arrive late at Chennai Egmore.
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LAUNCHING OF PSC GIRDER IN KORUKKUPET FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF ROAD OVER BRIDGE


The engineering department of Southern Railway will launch PSC precast girders in lieu of Level Crossing No.1 o­n Cochrane Basin Road and Korukkupet (near Korukkupet railway station).



          During preliminary arrangements, a lot of trespassing by people, especially school children, was observed.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 The girders are very heavy and heavy duty cranes and other heavy machinery will be in use at the location.  Hence, it is requested that residents in the vicinity of Level Crossing No.1 and other users of the area may exhibit caution and avoid using the road passing through that LC as a precautionary measure.



In view of the above, Line Block/Power Block for 24 hours. from 06.00 hrs. of 30.9.2012 to 06.00 hrs. of 01.10.2012 between Vyasarpadi Jeeva and Korukkupet station, the following will be the pattern of train services.



Trains cancelled o­n 30.9.2012/01.10.2012

T.No.42901 Mooremarket Complex (MMC) – Ennore EMU local Scheduled to leave MMC at 05.50 hrs.
T.No.43861 Ennore  – Tiruvallur EMU local Scheduled to leave  Ennore              at 06.43 hrs.
T.No.43852 Tiruvallur – Ponneri EMU local Scheduled to leave  Tiruvallur           at 05.25 hrs.
T.No.42302  Ponneri - Mooremarket Complex EMU local Scheduled to leave Ponneri at 08.00 hrs.
T.No.42301 Mooremarket Complex (MMC) – Ponneri EMU local Scheduled to leave MMC at 14.15 hrs.
T.No.43851 Ponneri – Tiruvallur EMU local Scheduled to leave Ponneri at     15.40 hrs.
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AUGMENTATION OF TRAINS

To clear the heavy waiting list, T.Nos.16853/16854 Chennai Egmore – Tiruchchirappalli - Chennai Egmore Expresses and T.Nos.16107/16108 Chennai Egmore – Mangalore - Chennai Egmore Expresses will be augmented temporarily with one Second Class Chair Car coach (reserved), with effect from 28.9.2012 to 31.10.2012.
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Trains Rescheduled / Regulated Due To Operational Reasons


South Central Railway will reschedule / regulate the following Trains today i.e., 30th September 2012 due to Operational reasons:-

1) Trains Re-Scheduled today i.e., o­n 30thSeptember 2012.

 1.Train No. 12702 Hyderabad-CST Mumbai Hussian Sagar Express scheduled to depart Hyderabad at 14 45 hrs is re-scheduled to leave Hyderabad at 19 00 hrs.

 2.Train No. 17429 Hyderabad-Tirupati Rayalaseema Express scheduled to depart Hyderabad at 15 35 hrs is re-scheduled to leave Hyderabad at 18 45 hrs.

 3.Train No. 17002 Secunderabad-Sri Sainagar Shirdi Express scheduled to depart Secunderabad at 16 40 hrs is re-scheduled to leave Secunderabad at 19 00 hrs.

 4.Train No. 12604 Hyderabad-Chennai Express scheduled to depart Hyderabad at 16 55 Hrs is re-scheduled to leave Hyderabad at 19 30 hrs.

 5.Train No. 12728 Hyderabad-Visakhapatnam Godavari Express scheduled to depart Hyderabad at 17 15 hrs is re-scheduled to leave Hyderabad at 19.15 hrs.

2) Train Regulated today i.e., o­n 30thSeptember 2012.

 1.Train No. 12591 Gorakhpur-Bangalore Express scheduled to Arrive / Depart Secunderabad at 15 20 / 15 30 hrs is regulated and to leave Secunderabad at 19 30 hrs.

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Express / Passenger Trains Cancelled Due To Operational Reasons


South Central Railway cancelled / partially cancelled the following Trains for tomorrow i.e., 30th September 2012due to Operational reasons:-

a)Express TrainsCancelled

Train No.17234 Balharshah (d 02.10) – Secunderabad (a 10.45) Bhagyanagar Express.
Train No.17233 Secunderabad (d 15.25)– Balharshah (a 01.00) – Bhagyanagar.
Train No.17201 Guntur (d 05.45) – Secunderabad (a 13.45) Golconda Express.
Train No.17202 Secunderabad (d 13.05) – Guntur (a 21.20) Golconda Express.
Train No.12747 Guntur (d 05.45) – Vikarabad (a 12.10) – Palnadu Express.
Train No.12748 Vikarabad (d 13.45) – Guntur (a 20.00) Palnadu Express.
Train No.17035 Secunderabad (d 08.20)–Sirpurkagaznagar ( a 13.45) Telangana Express.
Train No.17036 Sirpurkagaznagar (d 14.50) – Secunderabad (a 20.20) Telangana Express.
Train No. 17011 Hyderabad (d 05.15) – Bellampalli (a 10.00)Express.
Train No.17012 Bellampalli (d 10.30) – Hyderabad (a15.45) Express.
Train No.17607 Secunderabad (d 07.30) – Kurnool Town (a 12.30) Thungabhadra Express.
Train No.17608 Kurnool Town (d 15.00) - Secunderabad (a 19.55) Thungabhadra Express.
b)Passenger Trains Cancelled

1.Train No.57131 Bollarum (d 09.05) – Hyderabad (a 10.15).

2.Train No.57606 Vikarabad (d 10.55) – Kacheguda (a 12.45).

3.Train No.57605 Secunderabad (d 08.10) -Vikarabad (a 09.50).

Train No. 57518 Tandur (d 16.15) – Hyderabad (a 19.10).
Train No. 57517 Hyderabad (d 12.35) - Tandur (a 15.15).
Train No.57563 Hyderabad (d 22.40)–Parbhani (a 08.55) departing Hyderabad o­n 30th Sept.
Train No.57486 Mirzapalli (d 05.50)– Kacheguda (a 08.40).
Train No.57485 Secunderabad (d 03.40) -Mirzapalli (a 05.30).
9.Train No.57447 Kacheguda (d 13.10)–Mahabubnagar (a 15.50).

Train No.57436 Kurnool Town (d 05.30) – Kacheguda (a 12.00).
11.Train No.57307 Secunderabad (d 11.35)– Medchal (a 12.45).

12.Train No.57308 Medchal (d 13.35) – Kacheguda (a 15.05).

Train No.57474 Bodhan (d 04.45) – Mahabubnagar (a 13.35).
14.Train No.57456 Mahabubnagar(d 14.10)– Kacheguda (a 16.35).

Train No.57594 Nanded (d 04.55) – Kacheguda (a 13.30).
Train No.57593 Kacheguda (d 14.00) – Nanded (a 21.55).
Train No. 67265 Warangal (d 05.10)– Hyderabad (a 09.10).
Train No. 67264 Hyderabad (d 09.40) – Warangal (a 13 45).
Train No. 67267 Warangal (14.00)– Hyderabad (18.00).
Train No. 67266 Hyderabad (18.40) – Kazipet (a 22.10).
Train No. 77677 Nadikudi(d 04.45)-Miryalguda (05.30).
Train No. 77678 Miryalguda( d 05.40)- Kacheguda ( 09.20 ).
Train No. 77675 Kacheguda ( d 19.15)- Miryalguda ( 22.45 ).
Train No. 77676 Miryalguda (d 23.00)- Nadikudi (23.45).
Train No. 57625 Secunderabad (18.40) – Manuguru (a 04.30).
Express / Passenger Trains partially cancelled (departing o­n 30th Sept’2012)

a)Express Trains:

Train No.17639 Kacheguda (d 07.30) – Akola (a 18.30) Intercity Express is partially cancelled between Kacheguda and Nanded.
Train No.17640 Akola (d 09.30) – Kacheguda (a 20.15) Intercity Express is partially cancelled between Nanded andKacheguda.
b)Passenger Trains:

Train No.57547 Hyderabad (d 07.55) – Purna (a 20.35) departing Hyderabad o­n 30th Sep’2012 is partially cancelled between Hyderabad and Vikarabad.
Train No. 57155 Gulbarga (d 02.45) – Hyderabad (a 09.45) passenger is partially cancelled between Tandur and Hyderabad.
Train No. 57156 Hyderabad (d 16.30) – Gulbarga (a 23.10) passenger leaving Hyderabad o­n 30th Sep’2012 is partially cancelled between Hyderabad and Tandur.
4.Train No.57651 Secunderabad (d 10.50) – Repalle (a 20.10) departing Secunderabad o­n 30thSep’2012 is partially cancelled between Secunderabad and Nadikudi.

       5. Train No.57305 Kacheguda (d 15.30) – Guntur (a 08.45) departing Kacheguda o­n 30thSep’2012 is partially cancelled between Kacheguda and Kurnool Town.
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Trains Cancelled Due To Operational Reasons


South Central Railway cancelled the following Trains for tomorrow i.e., 30th September 2012 due to Operational reasons:-

All MMTStrains (Regular services ) betweenFalaknuma –Lingampalli- Falaknuma ; Falaknuma-Secunderabad- Hydreabad - Secunderabad- Falaknuma ; Hyderabad-Lingampalli-Hyderabadwill remain cancelled o­n 30th September 2012 except Ganesh Nimajjanam specials. Hence, the Ganesh Nimajjanam specials will run as notified earlier.

All DEMUs / DHMUs (Suburban Train Services) running between Falkanuma – Umdanagar- Falkanuma ; Umdanagar / Falkanuma – Secunderabad - Umdanagar / Falkanuma and Secunderabad – Bolarum / Medchal / Manoharabad - Secunderabad will remain cancelled o­n 30th September 2012.
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Passenger Trains Cancelled / Partially Cancelled Due To Operational Reasons


1) Trains Cancelled today i.e., 29th September 2012:-

 1.Train No.57564 Nanded-Hyderabad passenger scheduled to depart Hazur Sahib Nanded at 22 30     hrs is cancelled.

2.Train No.57473 Kacheguda-Bodhan passenger Scheduled to depart Kacheguda at 16 10 hrs is cancelled.

Train No.57626 Manuguru-Secunderabad Kakatiya fast passenger scheduled to depart Manuguru at 22 15 hrs is cancelled.
2) Passenger Trains Partially Cancelled today i.e., 29 September 2012:-

 1.Train No.57550 Aurangabad-Hyderabad passenger scheduled to depart Aurangabad at 15 30 hrs is partially cancelled between Vikarabad and Hyderabad and the train will return back as Train No.57547 ex.Vikarabad to Aurangabad o­n 30th September 2012.

 2.Train No.57129 Bijapur-Bolarum passenger scheduled to depart Bijapur at 18 10 hrs is partially cancelled between Vikarabad and Bolarum.

 3.Train No.57619 Repalle-Secunderabad passenger scheduled to depart Repalle at 21 25 hrs is partially cancelled between Nadikudi and Secunderabad and the train will return back as Train No.57651 Secunderabad – Repalle ex.Nadikudi o­n 30thSeptember 2012.

 4.Train No.57306 Guntur-Secunderabad passenger scheduled to depart Guntur at 17 30 hrs is partially cancelled between Kurnool Town and Secunderabad and the train will return back as Train No.57305 ex. Kurnool Town to Guntur o­n 30thSeptember 2012.
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Special Trains between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and Gorakhpur


05032 special train will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 00.50 hrs o­n every Monday (in the midnight of Sunday/Monday) from 8.10.2012 to 26.11.2012 (8 trips) and will reach Gorakhpur at 11.00 hrs next day.

05031 special train will leave Gorakhpur at 11.00 hrs o­n every Saturday from 6.10.2012 to 24.11.2012 (8 trips) and will arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 17.50 hrs next day.

Halts: Thane, Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nasik Road, Manmad, Jalgaon, Bhusawal, Khandwa, Itarsi, Bhopal, Bina, Lalitpur, Jhansi, Orai, Pokhrayan, Kanpur Central, Lucknow Jn., Jarwal Road, Gonda, Babhnan, Basti and Khalilabad.

   

Composition: 8 Sleeper class, 8 General second class and 2 General second class cum guard’s brake vans.

Reservation: Bookings for 05032 open from 2.10.2012
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18 Festival Special Trains between Pune and Gorakhpur


05024 special will leave Pune at 10.45 hours o­n every Saturday from 6.10.2012 to 1.12.2012 (9 trips) which will arrive Gorakhpur at 20.20 hours next day.

05023 special will leave Gorakhpur at 17.25 hours o­n every Thursday from 4.10.2012 to 29.11.2012 (9 trips) which will arrive Pune at 02.45 hours o­n third day.

Composition: o­ne AC-2 Tier, o­ne AC-3 Tier, 8 sleeper class, 6 general second class and 2 general second class cum guard’s brake vans

Halt: Daund, Ahmednagar, Belapur, Kopargaon, Manmad, Bhusawal, Khandwa, Itarsi, Bhopal, Bina, Lalitpur, Jhansi, Orai, Pokhrayan, Kanpur Central, Lucknow Jn., Barabanki, Gonda, Mankapur, Basti and Khalilabad

Reservation: Booking for 05024 open from 2.10.2012.
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SPECIAL TRAINS BETWEEN AHMEDABAD & JAMMU TAWI


Ahmedabad - Jammu Tawi (Weekly) Garib Rath AC Special Train (18 services)


Train No. 02207 Ahmedabad - Jammu Tawi Garib Rath AC Express (Weekly) Special train will depart from Ahmedabad at 15.00 hrs o­n every Friday and reach Jammu Tawi at 20.00 hrs. the next day. This train will run from 5th October to 30thNovember, 2012.



Similarly, Train No. 02208 Jammu Tawi – Ahmedabad Garib Rath AC Express (Weekly) Special train will depart from Jammu Tawi at 09.30 hrs o­n every Thursday and reach Ahmedabad at 13.35 hrs. the next day. This train will run from 4th October to 29th November, 2012.



The train will halt at Sabarmati Jn, Mehasana, Palanpur, Abu Road, Falna, Marwar Jn, Pali Marwar, Luni, Jodhpur, Gotan, Merta Road, Degana, Didwana, Sujangarh, Ratangarh, Churu, Sadulpur, Hissar, Dhuri, Ludhiana, Jalandhar Cantt, Chakki Bank and Kathua stations in both directions.



The train will have AC III Tier coaches.



Booking for 02207 will be open from 3rd October, 2012.
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Additional stops for trains

The Southern Railway on Friday announced that the following trains will stop for one minute at Koilandy and Vadakara stations on an experimental basis for the next six months.Train number 16311 Bikaner-Kochuveli Express (weekly), which departs from Bikaner on September 25, will stop for a minute at Koilandy station (monsoon time) at 17.05 hours on September 27.Train number 16312 Kochuveli-Bikaner Express, which departs from Kochuveli on September 29, will stop at Koilandy for a minute at 00.50 hours on September 30.Train number 16333 Viravel-Thiruvananthapuram Express, which will depart from Viravel on September 27, will stop at Vadakara station for a minute at 16.45 hours on September 28.Train number 16334 Thiruvananthapuram-Viravel Express, which departs from Thiruvananthapuram on October 1, will stop at Vadakara at 01.10 hours on October 2.Train number 16335 Gandhidham-Nagercoil Express, which departs from Gandhidham on September 28, will stop at Vadakara at 16.45 hours on September 29.Train number 16336 Nagercoil-Gandhidham Express, which leaves Nagercoil on October 2, will stop at Vadakara at 1.10 hours on October 3.
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Trains partially cancelled

The Nagercoil-Coimbatore-Nagercoil passenger trains will remain partially cancelled to facilitate yard remodelling work in Madurai junction from September 28 to October 12.According to a Southern Railway press release, the 56319 Nagercoil-Coimbatore passenger is partially cancelled between Virudhunagar and Madurai on September 28 and 29.It will be terminated at Virudhunagar and returned as train 56320. It will be partially cancelled between Madurai and Dindigul from September 30 to October 5.The train will be terminated at Madurai and operated to Nagercoil as train 56320.It will again be partially cancelled between Virudhunagar and Dindigul on October 12.The train will be terminated at Virudhunagar and operated in the reverse direction as train 56320.The 56320 Coimbatore-Nagercoil passenger will be partially cancelled between Madurai and Virudhunagar on September 28 and 29. It will be operated to Coimbatore as train 56319 from Madurai.The train will not be operated between Dindigul and Madurai from September 30 to October 5 and will be run as train 56319 to Coimbatore from Dindigul.It will again be suspended between Dindigul and Virudhunagar on October 12 and operated to Coimbatore as train 56319 from Dindigul.One second class chair car has been added to the 12635/12636 Chennai Egmore-Madurai-Chennai Egmore Vaigai Express as a permanent measure from Friday.
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Changes in service of trains


Consequent to the yard remodelling work at Madurai junction between September 29 and October 13, the Railways has announced changes in the service of a few trains passing through Tiruchi junction.
Trains partially cancelled
Train Number 12635 Chennai Egmore- Madurai ‘Vaigai’ express will be partially cancelled between Kudal Nagar and Madurai from 30.09.12 to 12.10.12. The train will arrive at Kudal Nagar at 9.15 p.m. The train number 12636 Madurai-Chennai Egmore ‘Vaigai’ express will be partially cancelled between Madurai and Kudal Nagar from October 1 – 13. The train will leave Kudal Nagar at 6.55 a.m.Train number 12637 Chennai Egmore- Madurai ‘Pandian’ express leaving Chennai Egmore from September 29 to October 12 will be partially cancelled between Kudal Nagar and Madurai. This train will arrive Kudal Nagar at 7.05 a.m.Train number 12638 Madurai-Chennai Egmore ‘Pandian’ express will be partially cancelled between Madurai and Kudal Nagar from October 30 -12. This train will leave Kudal Nagar at 8.45 p.m.
Trains rescheduled
T.No. 22628 Tirunelveli- Tiruchchirappalli Intercity express scheduled to leave Tirunelveli at 02.15 PM will be rescheduled to leave Tirunelveli at 03.15 p.m. on 30.09.12 and 12.10.12. (2 days only)
Trains regulated
Train number 16788 Jammutawi – Tirunelveli bi-weekly express will be regulated for 60 minutes at Dindigul station October 4; train number 16127 Chennai Egmore- Guruvayur express will be regulated for 85 minutes at Dindigul station on October 12; train numbers 56821/56825 Erode / Mayiladuthurai- Tirunelveli passengers will be regulated for 40 minutes at Dindigul station on the same day.
Due to yard modelling work at Madurai junction between September 29 and October 13
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Train departure advanced

From October 4, Bangalore-Thiruvananthapuram weekly express (16321) will leave Bangalore at 5.15 p.m. instead of 6.50 p.m. and reach Thiruvananthapuram at 10.30 a.m. instead of 11.10 a.m. South Western Railway, Bangalore, in a release here on Friday said that this change will continue till October 25.
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20 Superfast Festival Specials between Mumbai and Jabalpur


1701 Special will leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus at 1.30 pm o­n every Sunday from 30.9.2012 to 2.12.2012 (10 trips) and will arrive Jabalpur at 6.00 am next day.



01702 Special will leave Jabalpur at 07.30 pm o­n every Saturday from 29.9.2012 to 1.12.2012 (10 trips) and will arrive Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus at 12.15 pm next day.



Halts: Dadar, Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nasik Road, Manmad, Jalgaon, Bhusawal, Khandwa, Harda, Itarsi, Pipariya and Narsinghpur.



Composition: o­ne AC-2 tier, Three AC-3 tier, 11 Sleeper class, 4 General Second Class and 2 General second class cum guard’s brake vans.



RESERVATION: Bookings open from 29.9.2012.
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WR to provide stoppage to 09033/09034 Bandra(T)-Jaipur Special Train at Boisar station


For the convenience of passengers, Western Railway has decided to provide stoppage to 09033/09034 Bandra (T) - Jaipur Special train atBoisar station.

Accordingly, Train No. 09033 Bandra (T) - Jaipur Special train will reach Boisar station at 06.39 hrs & depart at 06.40 hrs.

Similarly, in the return direction, Train No.09034 Jaipur – Bandra (T) Special train will reach Boisar station at 20.42 hrs & depart at 20.43 hrs.
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SCR To Run Four Special Trains Between Hyderabad And Gulbarga for Urs


Train No. 07178 Hyderabad - Gulbarga special train will depart Hyderabad at     22 00 hrs o­n 1st   October 2012 and arrive Gulbarga at 04 15 hrs o­n the next day and in the return direction, Train No. 07177 Gulbarga-Hyderabad special train will depart Gulbarga at 05 25 hrs o­n 2nd   October 2012 and arrive Hyderabad at 11 30 hrs o­n the same day.
             Train No. 07180 Hyderabad - Gulbarga special train will depart Hyderabad at  05 30 hrs o­n 5th   October 2012 and arrive Gulbarga at 11 20 hrs o­n the same day and in the return direction, Train No. 07179 Gulbarga-Hyderabad special train will depart Gulbarga at 12 35 hrs o­n 5th  October 2012 and arrive Hyderabad at 18 35 hrs o­n the same day.
            Enroute, these special trains will stops at Begumpet, Sanatnagar, Hafizpet, Lingampalli, Nagalapalli, Shankerpalli, Ravalapallikalan , Gullaguda, Chitgidda, Vikarabad, Godamgura, Mailarum, Dharur, Rukmapur, Tandur, Mantatti, Nawandgi, Kurgunta, Seram, Malkhaid Road, Chittapur, Sulehalli and Wadi.
   
            These Trains will have  Ten General Second Class and Two Luggage cum Brake van Coaches totaling to Twelve Coaches.
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Eighteen Special Trains Between Jammu Tawi and H.S.Nanded


Train No. 02422 Jammu Tawi-Hazur Saheb Nanded special train will depart Jammu Tawi at 09 45 hrs o­n Mondays, i.e., 1st ,8th,  15th, 22nd, 29thOctober, 5th, 12th, 19th and 26thNovember 2012 and arrive Hazur Saheb Nanded at 23 45 hrs o­n the next day.
In the return direction, Train No. 02421 Hazur Saheb Nanded-Jammu Tawi special train will depart Hazur Saheb Nanded at 11 00 hrs o­n Wednesdays, i.e., 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st October, and 7th, 14th, 21st, 28thNovember 2012 and arrive Jammu Tawi at 03 00 hrs o­n Fridays.
Enroute, these special trains will stop at Pathankot, Amritsar, Beas, Jalandhar city, Phagwara, Ludhina, Dhuri, Sangrur, Jakhal, Rohtak, New Delhi, Agra Cantt, Gwalior, Jhansi, Bina, Bhopal, Itarsi, Khandwa, Akola and Purna.
These special trains will comprise of o­ne AC II Tier, two AC III Tier, ten Sleeper Class, three General Second Class and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches, totaling to Eighteen Coaches.
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No Service Tax on Tickets Issued Prior to 1st October, 2012


It was announced earlier that Service Tax will be levied o­n AC and First Class Tickets issued in advance i.e., before 1st October, 2012 for travel o­n or after 1stOctober, 2012 and Railways will not be able to refund the service tax collected. Railway Board have issued the following modifications in respect of these announcements cancelling the service tax o­n tickets issued prior to 1stOctober, 2012 for journey o­n or after 1st October, 2012 and allowing the railways to refund service tax o­n tickets booked o­n or after 1stOctober, 2012;-
1)Service Tax is not leviable o­n Tickets issued prior to 1st October, 2012 and hence service                       tax will not be collected from the passengers o­n Board by Travelling Ticket Examiners.                           Service Tax is leviable from 1st day of October, 2012. Service tax will be collected o­n the                         Tickets issued / booking made o­n or after 1stOctober, 2012.
2)In case of cancellation of tickets booked by the passengers o­n or after 1st October, 2012, the service tax will be refunded by the Railways except for the portion of service tax o­n the amount of cancellation charges retained by the Railways.
3)Wherever food and refreshment are a part of the total ticket fare, service tax will be levied o­n the gross amount charged from the passengers towards the ticket at the rate of 3.6% + 0.072% Education Cess + 0.036% Higher Education Cess (Total – 3.708%).
                  It is clarified that the imposition of Service Tax is done as per the provisions of                                         Finance Bill-2012.
Railways will not retain the Service Tax proceeds with them and will remit the amount of             Service Tax collected from the passengers to the Central Government Exchequer as per the procedure.

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Western Railway at the service of people of Gujarat


Western Railway has taken a giant leap in last 50 years for providingbetter, increased, affordable and comfortable services to its esteemed passengersand enhanced connectivity of Gujarat with rest of the country.Major initiatives taken during this period are as under:-


Projects
Unigauge-To connect Gujarat seamlessly with rest of the country, 2515 kms of gauge converted from Metre Gauge and Narrow Gauge to Broad Gauge in Gujarat.

Strengthening Infrastructure by providing new lines/ doubling for better connectivity with remote parts of the State and to work as Catalyst in development -282 km of new line and 181 km of doubling of track have been completed.

Port like Mundra, Pipavav and Dahej have been connected with main line for facilitating trade and industry.

Massive electrification of track.


IT Initiatives

68 Passenger Reservation Centres (PRS), 279 Unreserved Ticketing System (UTS) have been opened.45% of the tickets are sold through Internet

1929 kms of Optical Cable Communication have been laid
 

Faster, Affordable and Comfortable travel:-
·Train Fare less than half of road transport for AC services and one-fifth for non-AC services.
·Introduced AC 3 Tier, AC Double Decker, Garib Rath and Yuva trains for affordable AC travel.
·Introduced Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duranto and Garib Rath trains for faster and comfortable journey.
·Introduced new generation LHB coaches for better riding.

Safety Improvements:-
·Provided modern Colour light and automatic signalling.
·Extensive elimination of LC gates by providing Road Over Bridges and Subways.
·Provision of heavier rails and concrete sleepers on all main line in the state for safe track structure.

Manifold improvement in Infrastructure and Increase in Traffic carrying over five decades as evident from the following:-
·Number of passenger increased from approximately 135 million to 330 million.
·Number of Mail Express trains in Gujarat increased from 44 to 260.
·14 pairs of High Speed Trains such as Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duranto and Garib Rath introduced bringing the cities closer.
·Goods loading increased from approximately 6 MT to 58 MT.
·Track length increased to 5781.68 kms.
·Running time for the fastest train between Ahmedabad-Mumbai decreased from 9.40 hours to 6.45 hours & for Ahmedabad-Delhi from 23.40 hours to 13.40 hours.
·To ensure faster and pollution free travel, 1837 kms electrified.
·Automatic Signalling provided around 500 route kms facilitating significant increase in number of trains. Mumbai-Ahmedabad route is the longest stretch of Automatic Signalling on Indian Railways.
·239 station have been provided Route Relay and Panel Interlocking.State of Art Electronic Interlocking has been provided at 16 stations.
·Massive investment of approximately Rs. 5000 crores during last five years alone.
AND THE GROWTH STORY continues:-
New addition in Infrastructure planned
New Line
182 km

Gauge Conversion
664 km

Doubling
375 km

Road Over Bridge
125

Subways
405



·Infrastructural Projects Worth 5000 Crores such as Gauge Conversion, Doubling and New Lines are in the pipeline.
·Various additional trains UTS/ PRS Centres, Station Improvement, Passenger Amenitiesare also in pipeline.
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Special Traffic Block between Kalyan and Ambarnath on 30.9.2012


SPECIAL TRAFFIC BLOCK BETWEEN KALYAN AND AMBERNATH o­n 30.09.2012

Central Railway will operate Special traffic block o­n Up & Dn lines between Kalyan and Ambernath from 10.20 hrs to 13.50 hrs o­n 30.09.2012 to carry out Engineering Works in connection with commissioning of ROB.

   

CANCELLATION OF SUBURBAN SERVICES

* Dn Suburban Services towards Ambernath, Badlapur, Karjat and Khopoli leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus from 09.01 hrs to 12.31 hrs will remain cancelled.

* Up Suburban Services from Ambernath, Badlapur, Karjat and Khopoli towards CST leaving Ambernath/Badlapur from 10.16 hrs to 13.31 hrs will remain cancelled.

RESCHEDULING OF DN EXPRESS TRAINS

* 12750 Vishakapatnam Express scheduled to leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 12.25 hrs will be rescheduled to leave at 13.00 hrs.

* 16339 Nagercoil Express scheduled to leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus at 12.05 hrs will be rescheduled to leave at 12.40 hrs.

* 17031 Hyderabad Express scheduled to leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus at 12.45 hrs will be rescheduled to leave at 13.00 hrs.

DIVERSION OF UP EXPRESS TRAINS

Following Express trains arriving Mumbai from Pune and beyond will be diverted via Karjat – Panvel – Diva with halt at Diva station for Kalyan bound passengers and will arrive their destination 25 to 45 minutes late than scheduled arrival.

* 11024 Up Shri Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj Terminus (Kolhapur) – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai Sahyadri Express

* 17032 Up Hyderabad – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai Express

* 11042 Up Chennai – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai Express



REGULATION OF UP EXPRESS TRAIN

* 11014 Up Coimbatore – Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Express will be regulated at Karjat and will arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 15.15 hrs instead of 14.30 hrs.
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Mega Block on 30.9.2012


Central Railway will operate Mega Block o­n its suburban sections for carrying out maintenance work o­n Sunday 30.9.2012 : -

ON UP SLOW LINE BETWEEN VIDHYAVIHAR AND BYCULLA STATIONS

FROM 11.15 AM TO 3.15 PM

Up slow line services leaving Ghatkopar from 10.52 am 3.19 pm will be diverted o­n Up fast line between Vidyavihar and Byculla halting at Kurla, Sion, Matunga, Dadar and Parel stations and further will be re-diverted o­n Up slow line proper at Byculla.

Up slow line services will not available at Vidyavihar, Currey Road and Chinchpokli stations. However passengers for Vidyavihar station are allowed to travel via Kurla and passengers for Currey Road and Chinchpokli stations are allowed to travel via Byculla in down direction o­n their valid card/season tickets during the block period o­n 30.9.2012.

ON UP AND DN HARBOUR LINES BETWEEN MANKHURD AND NERUL STATIONS

FROM 11.00 AM TO 3.00 PM.

Dn Harbour line services to Panvel / Belapur / Vashi leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus from 10.12 am to 2.45 pm and Up Harbour line services towards Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus leaving Panvel / Belapur / Vashi from 10.20 am to 3.04 pm will remain suspended.

However special local trains will run o­n CSTM – Mankhurd and Panvel – Thane section during the block period. Harbour line passengers Panvel / Belapur / Vashi are permitted to travel Via Trans Harbour Line / Main Line during the block period o­n 30.9.2012.

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NO JUMBO BLOCK ON SUNDAY, 30 Sept 2012

There will be no jumbo block o­n Sunday, 30th September, 2012 o­n Western Railway suburban section.
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Special Suburban Trains on Visarjan day on 30.9.2012


Central Railway has decided to run 2 suburban special trains between Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus – Kalyan and Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus – Panvel o­n 30.9.2012 (in the midnight of Saturday / Sunday) for the benefit passengers o­n the occasion of Ganapati immersion day. The details are as under-

Main Line

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai – Kalyan Special will leave CST at 01.40 hrs o­n 30.9.2012 (midnight of 29/30.9.2012) and arrive Kalyan at 3.00 hrs and will halt at all stations.

Harbour Line

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai – Panvel Special will leave CST at 01.30 hrs o­n 30.9.2012 (midnight of 29/30.9.2012) and arrive Panvel at 02.50 hrs and will halt at all stations.

All concerned to please take note of this and avail the facility.
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Levy of Service Tax on AC and First Class Rail Passengers from 1st October 2012


In compliance of the provisions contained in Finance Bill-2012 and subsequent notifications issued by Ministry of Finance, the Service Tax in case of rail travel, which was exempted up to 30th September 2012, will be levied o­n the fare of passenger services in the following classes from 1st October 2012.

(i) AC First Class, (ii) Executive Class, (iii) AC-2 Tier Class, (iv) AC-3 Tier class, (v) AC Chair Car class, (vi) AC Economy Class and (vii) First Class.

Since an abatement of 70%  has been permitted o­n passenger services by Ministry of Finance,  the Service Tax will be charged o­n 30% of total fare including reservation charge, development charge, superfast surcharge which would be calculated as follows:-
i)Service Tax of 12% will be charged o­n 30% of fare (equivalent to 3.6% o­n the total fare)
ii)Education Cess of 2% o­n Service Tax will be added (equivalent to 0.072% o­n total fare)
iii)Higher Education Cess of 1% o­n Service Tax will also be added (equivalent to 0.036%
on total fare)
iv)Total Service Tax implication will be (i) + (ii) + (iii) =3.708% o­n the total fare.

On Concessional value tickets / Privilege Ticket Order tickets etc. service charge will be levied o­n 30% of the total fare actually being paid by the passengers.
The Service Tax will also apply to tickets issued in advance for journeys commencing on or after 01stOctober 2012. In case of tickets already issued in advance excluding service tax, the service tax o­n total fare including development charge, superfast surcharge, reservation fee, etc for the journeys commencing from 01st October 2012 (00 00 hrs o­nwards) will be recovered either by Travelling Ticket Examiners in the train or by the Booking offices before commencement of the journey. Officers and Supervisors from Commercial Department will make surprise checks all important stations to ensure that service tax is levied o­n tickets issued as per the revised rates.
In case of refund of passenger fare, if any, refund of Service Tax shall be claimed by the passengers from the Service Tax authority concerned.  No refund shall be made by the Railways o­n this account.  For the purpose of claiming refund, the office of the Chief Commercial Manager  office of Zonal Railways concerned will issue a certificate to passenger detailing the amount of refunds o­n this account.
 The Railways will deposit the amount of Service Tax collected from passenger with the Ministry of Finance as per procedure.
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Levy of Service Tax on Transportation of Goods by Rail from 1st October 2012


As per the Finance Bill 2010 and subsequent Gazette notification No. 43 of 2012 o­n the subject, Service Tax o­n “Service provided in relation to transport of goods by Rail’ will come into effect from 1st October 2012”.
1)Certain commodities like Petroleum products and Gases, Cotton and Other Textiles, Fodder and Husk, Food grains, Flours and Pulses, Fruits and Vegetables, Groceries, Jute, Oil Cakes and Seeds, Spices, Sugarcane and Bagasse, Chemical Manures have been exempted from levy of service tax.
2)Since an abatement of 70% has been permitted o­n freight for the taxable commodities, Service Tax will be charged o­n 30% of total freight inclusive of all charges o­n goods which will be as follows:-
i)Service Tax of 12 % will be charged o­n 30% of freight (equivalent to 3.6% o­nthe total freight)
ii)Education Cess of 2% o­n Service Tax will be added (equivalent to 0.072% o­n total freight)
iii)Higher Education Cess of 1% o­n Service Tax will also be added (equivalent to 0.036% o­n total freight)
iv)Total Service Tax implication will be (i) + (ii) + (iii) = 3.0708% o­n the total freight.
3)Service Tax will be collected at the time of preparation of Railway Receipt itself. Similarly, as regards ‘To pay’ Railway Receipts, Service Tax will be collected at the time of delivery of goods. These charges will be collected from 01stOctober 2012. Service Tax will be levied o­n the total freight as reflected in the Railway Receipt.
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MORE ADDITIONAL BERTHS IN SECUNDERABAD BOUND TRAINS


17015/17016 Bhubaneswar-Visakhapatnam-Bhubaneswar Visakha Express will be augmented with One AC-3 tier and One Sleeper Class Coach between 18th September2012 to 2nd October 2012 fromBhubaneswar and between 16th September 2012 to 30thSeptember 2012 from Secunderabad.

Similarly, 12739/12740 Visakhapatnam-Secunderabad-Visakhapatnam Garib Rath Express will be augmented with Two Garib Rath AC-3 tier coach between 16th September2012 to 30th September 2012 from Secunderabad and between 17thSeptember 2012 to 1st October 2012 from Visakhapatnam.
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SPECIAL TRAIN BETWEEN SEALDAH AND PURI


03115 Sealdah-Puri Special train will leave Sealdah on 28th September 2012 at 23.55hrs and will arrive at Puri at 09.10hrs on the following day. In the return direction, 03116 Puri-Sealdah Express will leave Puri at 18.30hrs on 29th September 2012 and will arrive at Sealdah at 03.45hrs on the next day.

This train will have one 06 AC-3 tier, 04 Sleeper Class and two Guard cum Luggage Vans in its’ composition having stoppages at Bidhan Nagar, Dakshineswar, Bhatta Nagar, Kharagpur, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur Keonjhar Road, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar and Khurda Road between Sealdah and Puri.
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WR to provide stoppage to 19057/19058 Udhna - Varanasi Express at Nandurbar & Amalner station.


Accordingly, Train No. 19057 Udhna – Varanasi Express will reach Nandurbar station at 00.05 hrs & will depart at 00.15 hrs. It will reach Amalner at 01.48 hrs & will depart at 01.50 hrs.

Similarly, in the return direction, Train No.19058 Varanasi – Udhna Express will reach Amalner station at 05.56 hrs and Nandurbar station at 08.15 hrs.
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TRAIN SERVICES TO BE DIVERTED FOR MODERNISATION WORK AT TALCHER


DIVERSION:
18451/18452 Hatia-Puri-Hatia Tapaswini Express, 18425/18426 Puri-Durg-Puri Express, 18406/18405 Puri-Ahmedabad-Puri Express, 12145/12146 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus-Bhubaneswar- Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Express, 58421/58422 Angul-Puri-Angul passenger, and 58131/58132 Rourkela-Puri-Rourkela passenger will be diverted via Talcher Road Station and will not touch Talcher station during this period.

Similarly, 18508 Amritsar-Visakhapatnam Hirakud Express on 1st & 2nd October 2012 and 18507 Visakhapatnam-Amritsar Hirakud Express on 2nd October 2012 will also be diverted via Talcher Road.

SHORT TERMINATION
58414 Puri-Talcher passenger will be short terminated at Dhenkanal station and will run as 58413 Talcher-Puri passenger from Dhenkanal to Puri. This train will remain cancelled between Dhenkanal and Talcher from both the direction during this period.

The diverted trains via Talcher Road and Angul Stations avoiding Talcher Station will have 05 minutes stoppage at Talcher Road during this period.

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WR TO RUN POOJA SPECIAL TRAINS BETWEEN AHMEDABAD-PATNA


Ahmedabad – Patna Weekly Specials (via Anand, Godhra) (26 services)



Train No. 09411 Ahmedabad – Patna (Weekly) Special train will depart from Ahmedabad at 16.35 hrs o­n every Tuesday and reach Patna Jn at 22.35 hrs. the next day. This train will run from 2nd October to 25th December, 2012.



Similarly, Train No. 09412 Patna - Ahmedabad (Weekly) Special train will depart from Patna Jn at 00.10 hrs o­n every Thursday and reach Ahmedabad at 09.00 hrs the next day. This train will run from 4th October to 27th December, 2012.



The train will halt at Nadiad, Godhra, Dahod, Ratlam, Nagda, Ujjain, Shujalpur,Bhopal , Bina, Sagour, Damoh, Katni, Satna, Manikpur , Chheoki, Mirzapur, Mughalsarai, Buxar, Ara & Danapur stations in both directions.



The train will have AC II Tier, AC III Tier, Sleeper class and II class General Coaches.



Booking for 09411 willopen from 29th September, 2012.
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WR to provide stoppage to 18406/18405 Ahmedabad- Puri Weekly Express at Amalner station


For the convenience of passengers, Western Railway has decided to provide stoppage to 18406/18405 Ahmedabad - Puri Weekly Express at Amalner station with effect from 13th October, 2012.



Accordingly, Train No. 18406 Ahmedabad- Puri Weekly Express will reach Amalner station at 02.48 hrs & will depart at 02.50 hrs. Similarly, in the return direction Train No.18405 Puri-Ahmedabad Weekly Express will reach Amalner station at 22.23 hrs & depart at 22.25hrs.
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EXTRA COACHS IN BANDRA (T)-CHANDIGARH EXPRESS

Western Railway has augmented 2 Second class general coaches in Train No 22451/52 Bandra Terminus - Chandigarh Express o­n temporary basis for the convenience of the passenger.
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Temporary Augmentation of Express Trains.


2133 Dn Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai – Mangalore Express will be augmented by one AC 3-tier coach and One Sleeper Class coach Ex CST Mumbai on 28.9.2012.

12161 Dn Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Agra Lashkar Express will be augmented by One Sleeper Class coach Ex CST Mumbai on 28.9.2012.

12111 Dn Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai – Amravati Express will be augmented by One Sleeper Class coach Ex CST Mumbai on 28.9.2012.

01013 Dn Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai – Madgaon Special will be augmented by One Sleeper Class coach Ex. CST Mumbai on 28.9.2012.
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Eight Superfast Special Trains Between Visakhapatnam and Sainagar Shirdi


Train No. 02801 Visakhapatnam- Sainagar Shirdi Superfast Special train will depart Visakhapatnam at 09 10 hrs o­n Thursdays, i.e., 4th, 11th, 18th and 25th October 2012 and arrive Sainagar Shirdi at 12 15 hrs o­n the next day.
 In the return direction, Train No. 02802 Sainagar Shirdi-Visakhapatnam Superfast Special train will depart Sainagar Shirdi at 19 10 hrs o­n Fridays, i.e., 5th, 12th, 19th and 26thOctober 2012 and arrive Visakhapatnam at 22 20 hrs o­n the next day.
 Enroute, these special trains will stop at Duvvada, Anakapalli, Samalkot, Rajahmundry, Eluru, Vijayawada, Khammam, Warangal, Kazipet, Secunderabad, Kamareddi, Nizamabad, H.S.Nanded, Purna, Parbhani, Jalna, Aurangabad, Nagarsol, Manmad and Kopargaon.
 These special trains will comprise of o­ne AC II Tier, o­ne AC III Tier, seven Sleeper Class, four General Second Class and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches, totaling to Fifteen Coaches.
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2 More Special Trains between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and Pernem


01005 Dn Lokmanya Tilak Terminus - Pernem Special will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 16.55 hrs o­n Thursday 27.9.2012 and will arrive Pernem at 06.30 hrs next day.
01006 Up Pernem – Lokmanya Tilak Terminus reserved Special will leave Pernem at 12.50 hrs o­n Friday 28.9.2012 and will arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 00.15 hrs next day.

Halts:  Thane, Panvel, Roha, Khed, Chiplun, Sangameshwar, Ratnagiri, Adavali, Vilawade, Rajapur Road, Vaibhavwadi Road, Nandgaon, Kankavali, Sindhudurg, Kudal and Sawantwadi.

Composition:  One A/C 2-tier, o­ne A/C 3-tier, 7 Sleeper class, 6 General Second Class and 2 General Second Class cum Guards’ Brake Vans

Reservation: Bookings for 01005 will open from    27.9.2012.
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20 Air-conditioned Specials between Nagpur and Hazrat Nizamuddin


02437 Nagpur – H.Nizamuddin  weekly Special will leave Nagpur o­n every Saturday at 03.50 hrs from 29.9.2012 to 1.12.2012 (10 trips) and arrive H.Nizamuddin at 20.40 hrs same day.
02438 H.Nizamuddin – Nagpur weekly Special will leave H.Nizamuddin o­n every Friday at 06.45 hrs from 28.9.2012 to 30.11.2012 (10 trips) and arrive Nagpur at 01.40 hrs next day.

Halts – Itarsi, Bhopal and Jhansi

Composition – o­ne AC First class, Four AC 2-tier, Ten AC 3-tier, 2 Generator cum Guard’s Brake vans.

RESERVATION: Bookings for 02437 open from 27.9.2012.
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2 Special Trains between Sainagar Shirdi and Hazrat Nizamuddin - Bookings for 04015 open from 27.9.2012


04015 Sainagar Shirdi – H.Nizamuddin  Special will leave Sainagar Shirdi o­n Saturday 29.9.2012 at 10.00 hrs and arrive H.Nizamuddin at 12.55 hrs next day.
04016 H.Nizamuddin – Sainagar Shirdi Special will leave H.Nizamuddin o­n Friday 28.9.2012 (midnight of Thursday/Friday) at 00.20 hrs and arrive Sainagar Shirdi at 22.15 hrs same day.

Halts – Puntamba, Kopargaon, Manmad, Bhusawal, Khandwa, Itarsi, Bhopal, Jhansi, Gwalior, Agra Cantt. and Mathura Jn.

Composition – o­ne AC First class, o­ne AC 2-tier, Two AC 3-tier, 8 Sleeper class, 4 General second class and 2 General second class cum Guard’s Brake vans.

RESERVATION: Bookings for 04015 open from 27.9.2012.
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Railways will augment following Mail/Express trains by attaching additional coaches o­n permanent basis


* 12542/12541 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Gorakhpur - Lokmanya Tilak

Terminus Superfast Express by o­ne additional second  class Sleeper

Coach. This additional coach is being attached from Ex. Lokmanya Tilak

Terminus from 27.09.2012.

* 15102/15101 CSTM – Chhapra – CSTM Express by three General Second

Class Coach.  These additional coaches are being attached Ex. CSTM from

27.09.2012.

* 12766/12765 Amravati – Tirupati – Amravati Superfast Express by o­ne

additional Second Class Sleeper Coach and o­ne Air-conditioned Three

Tier coach. These additional coaches are being attached Ex.Amravati

from 27.9.2012.

* 17205/17206 Sainagar Shirdi – Kankinada Town – Sainagar Shirdi

Express by Two additional second class Sleeper Coach, o­ne General

Second Class Coach and o­ne Air-Conditioned Two-Tier Coach. These

additional coaches will be attached  Ex. Sainagar Shirdi from

02.10.2012.
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AUGMENTATION OF TRAINS


T.Nos.16222/16221 Chennai Central – Mysore – Chennai Central Kaveri Expresses will be temporarily augmented by 1 AC 3-tier Coach, with effect from 27.9.2012 to 28.10.2012.
T.No.12635 Chennai Egmore – Madurai Vaigai Express will be permanently augmented by1 second class chair car with effect from 28.9.2012.
T.No.12636 Madurai - Chennai Egmore Vaigai Express will be permanently augmented by 1 second class chair car with effect from 27.9.2012.
T.No.12605 Chennai Egmore – Tiruchchirappalli Pallavan Express will be permanently augmented by 1 second class chair car with effect from 27.9.2012.
T.No.12606 Tiruchchirappalli - Chennai Egmore Pallavan Express will be permanently augmented by 1 second class chair car with effect from 28.9.2012.
T.Nos.12679/12680 Chennai Central – Coimbatore – Chennai Central Intercity Expresses will be permanently augmented by 1 second class chair car with effect from 27.9.2012.
T.No.22601 Chennai Central – Sainagar Shirdi (weekly) express will be permanently augmented by 1 AC 3-tier Coach, with effect from 03.10.2012.
T.No.22602 Sainagar Shirdi - Chennai Central (weekly) express will be permanently augmented by 1 AC 3-tier Coach, with effect from 05.10.2012.
T.No.12852Chennai Central - Bilaspur (weekly) express will be permanently augmented 1 Sleeper Class with effect from 01.10.2012.
T.No.12851 Bilaspur – Chennai Central (weekly) express will be permanently augmented 1 Sleeper Class with effect from 30.9.2012.
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SPECIAL TRAINS BETWEEN VISAKHAPATNAM - CHENNAI CENTRAL


T.No.02869 Visakhapatnam – Chennai Central Weekly Superfast Special will leave Visakhapatnam at 19.20 hrs. on (Mondays) 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th October 2012 and arrive Chennai Central at 08.55 hrs. the next day.

T.No.02870 Chennai Central – Visakhapatnam Weekly Superfast Special will leave Chennai Central at 21.10 hrs. on (Tuesdays) 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th October 2012 and arrive Visakhapatnam at 10.25 hrs. the next day.

The composition of the trains will be 1 AC 2-tier, 1 AC 3-tier,7 Sleeper Class,4 General Second Class and 2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches. The trains will stop at Duvvada, Anakapalli, Tuni, Samalkot, Rajamundry, Eluru, Vijayawada, Ongole, Nellore and Gudur.
Advance reservation for the above trains will commence on 28.9.2012.
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Dismantling of Staircases on Platforms of Secunderabad Railway Station for Installation of Escalators


As a measure of providing modern passenger amenities at Secunderabad Railway Station, South Central Railway will install Seven Escalators o­n platforms No. 1 to 9 (At Middle Foot Over Bridge) to serve the Rail users. As the Installation of Escalators necessitates dismantling of the existing staircases of middle Foot Over Bridge connecting Platform No. 1 to 9, the staircase / foot over bridge (located in the middle) as detailed below will not be available for use during the period mentioned. However, out of two staircases of the middle foot over bridge at any platform, o­nly o­ne (Kazipet side) will be dismantled and the other (Hyderabad side) will continue to serve the passengers, except o­n platform no.1.
1)At Platform No. 8 and 9, the dismantling of staircase will commence from 30th September 2012 and the same will not be available for passengers from 30thSeptember, 2012 to 5th January, 2013. The Escalator is likely to be commissioned o­n 3rd January 2013.

2)At Platform No. 6 and 7, the dismantling of staircase will commence from 5th October 2012 and the same will not be available for use by passengers from 10thOctober, 2012 to 15th January, 2013. The Escalator is likely to be commissioned o­n 5th January 2013.
3)At Platform No. 1, the dismantling of staircase will commence from 10th October 2012 and the same will not be available for passengers from 15th October, 2012 to 25thJanuary, 2013. The Escalator is likely to be commissioned o­n 15thJanuary 2013.
4)At Platform No. 4 and 5, the dismantling of staircase will commence from 15th October 2012 and the same will not be available for passengers from 5th October, 2012 to 10th January, 2013.The Escalator is likely to be commissioned o­n 20th January 2013.
5)At Platform No. 2 and 3, the dismantling of staircase will commence from 20th October 2012 and the same will not be available for passengers from 10th October, 2012 to 20th January, 2013. The Escalator is likely to be commissioned o­n 25th January 2013.
  The remaining two other Foot Over Bridges at the Secunderabad Railway station platform i.e., o­ne at east end (Kazipet end) and another at west end (Hyderabad end) will not be disturbed and continue to serve the passengers.
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SCR to Run Four Special Trains Between Secunderabad and Tirupati Via Kazipet and Vijayawada for Dussehra Festival


Train No. 07145 Secunderabad-Tirupati Special train will depart Secunderabad at 23 30 hrs o­n 22nd and 29th October 2012 (Mondays)and arrive Tirupati at 11 55 hrs o­n the next day.
 In the return direction, Train No. 07146 Tirupati-Secunderabad Special train will depart Tirupati at 19 55 hrs o­n 23rd and 30th October 2012 (Tuesdays) and arrive Secunderabad at 09 10 hrs o­n the next day.
 Enroute, these special trains will stop at Jangaon, Kazipet, Warangal, Kesamudram, Mahbubabad, Dornakal, Khammam, Madhira, Vijayawada, Tenali, o­ngole, Nellore, Gudur, Srikalahasti and Renigunta.
 These special trains will comprise of o­ne AC II Tier, o­ne AC III Tier, ten Sleeper Class, two General Second Class and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches, totaling to Sixteen Coaches.

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Twenty Eight Special Trains Between Visakhapatnam and Nanded Via Secunderabad


Train No. 08509 Visakhapatnam-Hazur Sahib Nanded Special train will depart Visakhapatnam at 19 30 hrs o­n every Tuesday from 25thSeptember to 25th December 2012and arrive Hazur Sahib Nanded at 14 35 hrs next day.
In the return direction, Train No. 08510 Hazur Sahib Nanded-Visakhapatnam Special train will depart Hazur Sahib Nanded at 16 15 hrs o­n every Wednesday from 26thSeptember to26th December 2012and arrive Visakhapatnam at 10 15 hrs next day.
Enroute, these special trains will stop at Rajahmundry, Tadepalligudam, Eluru, Vijayawada, Kazipet, Secunderabad, Kamareddi, Nizambad, Basar, and Mudkhed.
These special trains will comprise of o­ne AC II Tier, o­ne AC III Tier, eight Sleeper Class, five General Second Class and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches, totaling to Seventeen Coaches.
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WR to attach extra coaches in 2 trains


Western Railway will augment 4 coaches in 2 pairs i.e. 4trains in Haridwar , Varansi& Kakinada Town bound trains for the convenience of the passenger on Temporary basis .


Train No.
From
To
Type of coach
Date of Temporary Augmentation
W.E.F
12911/12
Valsad
Haridwar
One AC 3-tier,
One General Coach

Ex Valsad From 2nd October to 27th November , 2012
Ex Haridwar From 3rd October to 28th November , 2012
(0n nominated day)

19057/58
Udhna
Varansi
One AC 3-tier,
One General Coach

Ex Udhna From 5th October to 30th November, 2012
Ex Varansi From 7th October to 2nd December, 2012
(0n nominated day)


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ECoR PROVIDED ADDITIONAL BERTHS IN IMPORTANT TRAINS


In view to avoid rush in Puri-New Delhi-Puri Neelachal Express, Bhubaneswar-Rameswaram-Bhubaneswar Express and Visakhapatnam-Amritsar-Visakhapatnam Hirakud Express via Bhubaneswar and Sambalpur, East Coast Railway has augmented additional coaches in these trains by creating additional berths.
 12875 Puri-New Delhi Neelachal Express, 18496 Bhubaneswar-Rameswaram Express and 18507 Visakhapatnam-Amritsar Hirakud Express have been augmented with o­ne Sleeper Class coach each o­n 21st September 2012.
 In the return direction, 12876 New Delhi-Puri Neelachal Express and 18495 Rameswaram-Bhubaneswar Express have been augmented with o­ne Sleeper Class each o­n 23rd September 2012 from their originating stations. Similarly, 18508 Amritsar-Visakhapatnam Hirakud Express will be augmented with o­ne Sleeper Class coach o­n 26th September 2012 from Amritsar.
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UTKAL AND HIRAKUD EXPRESS TO HAVE ADDITIONAL COACHES


18477/18478 Puri-Haridwar-Puri Kalinga Utkal Express will be augmented with Two Sleeper Class Coaches w.e.f. 25th September 2012 from Puri and w.e.f. 28th September 2012 from Haridwar. o­n permanent augmentation, this train will run with 12 Sleeper Class, One AC-2 tier, Two AC-3 tiers, Three General Second Class Coaches, Two Guard cum Luggage Vans and One Pantry Car in its composition.
18507/18508 Visakhapatnam-Amritsar-Visakhapatnam Hirakud Express via Bhubaneswar and Sambalpur will be augmented with One Sleeper Class Coach w.e.f. 27th September 2012 from Visakhapatnam and w.e.f. 30th September 2012 from Amritsar. o­n permanent augmentation, this train will run with One AC-2 tier, One AC-3 tier, 10 Sleeper Class, Five General Second Class Coaches, Two Guard cum Luggage Vans, One Pantry Car and One Parcel Van in it’s composition.
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MCGM FOB AT ANDHERI (NORTH) TO BE CLOSED UPTO 20TH OCTOBER, 2012

In view of modification work of MCGM Foot Over Bridge in Andheri (North), this FOB will remain closed till 20th October, 2012. Till then, the public can use the Railway Foot Over Bridge situated at Andheri (North).
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SPECIAL TRAINS BETWEEN DIBRUGARH - YESVANTPUR (via. CHENNAI CENTRAL)


T.No.05902 Dibrugarh – Yesvantpur Special will leave Dibrugarh at 23.45 hrs. on 26.9.2012; it will leave Chennai Central at 11.00 hrs. on 29.09.2012 and arrive Yesvantpur at 18.00 hrs. on 29.09.2012.

T.No.05901 Yesvantpur – Dibrugarh Special will leave Yesvantpur at 09.30 hrs. on 30.09.2012; it will leave Chennai Central at 16.10 hrs. on 30.09.2012 and arrive Dibrugarh at 04.25 hrs. on 03.10.2012.

The composition of the trains will be 1 AC 2-tier, 1 AC 3-tier,10 Sleeper Class,4 General Second Class and 2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches. The trains will stop at New Tinsukia, Mariani, Furkating, Dimapur, Diphu, Lumding, Jagiroad, Guwahati, Kamakhya, Rangiya, Barpeta Road, New Bongaigaon, Kokrajhar, New Alipurduar, New Coochbehar, Dhupguri, Jalpaiguri Road, New Jalpaiguri, Kishanganj, Barsoi, Malda Town, Howrah, Kharagpur, Bhadrak, Bhubaneswar, Khurda Road, Vishakapatnam, Vijayawada Jn., Chennai Central, Arakkonam, Katpadi and Jolarpettai.

Advance reservations for the above trains are open.
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TRAFFIC DIVERTED ON VANDE MATRAM MARG (RIDGE ROAD) BETWEEN DHAULA KUAN CLOVER LEAF TO SIMON BOLIVER MARG T-POINT


With effect from 22nd September, 2012, the arterial traffic on Vande Matram Marg (Ridge Road) has been closed from Dhaula Kuan towards Karol Bagh (Central Delhi) owing to rectification work being carried on the Delhi Airport Metro Express Link (DAMEL). As a result, heavy vehicles going towards Karol Bagh (Central Delhi) are plying via the Ring Road, Naraina Loha Mandi and Inderpuri.

The Light Motor Vehicles (LMVs), however, plying from Dhaula Kuan towards Karol Bagh (Central Delhi) are following the Sardar Patel Marg (S. P. Marg). This diversion will remain effective till 22nd October, 2012. Necessary diversion warning and information boards have been installed at appropriate places on this road route for the guidance of general public and other road users regarding traffic circulation etc.

Adequate traffic marshals have been deployed by Delhi Metro at the site for assisting Delhi Traffic Police for ensuring proper traffic management/regulation in the area. Sufficient barricading with electric beacon lights warning has also been made at diversion points. All safety measures have been adopted at the site for the safety of road users.
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Special Trains between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and Santragachi


Railways have decided to run two Special Trains between Santragachi and Lokmanya Tilak Terminus to clear the extra rush of passengers. The details are as under:

08060 Special Train will leave Santragachi at 06.45 hrs o­n 26.09.2012 and will reach Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 13.35 hrs o­n 27.9.2012.

08059 Special Train will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 11.25 hrs o­n 28.09.2012 and will reach Santragachi at 19.15 hrs o­n 29.9.2012.

Halts: Kharagpur, Tatanagar, Chakradharpur, Rourkela, Jharsuguda, Bilaspur, Raipur, Durg, Gondia, Nagpur, Wardha, Badnera, Akola, Bhusaval, Manmad, Nasik Road, Igatpuri, Kalyan.

Composition: o­ne AC-3 Tier, 9 Sleeper Class, 4 general second class and 2 general Second Class with Guard’s Brake vans.

RESERVATION: Bookings for Train no. 08059 open from 26.09.2012.
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Bandra Terminus – Bhuj Weekly Superfast Special


Train No. 09025 Bandra Terminus – Bhuj (Weekly) Superfast Special train will depart at 23.55 hrs o­n every Friday from Bandra Terminus and reach Bhuj the next day at 13.15 hrs. This train will run from 5th Oct to 28th Dec, 2012.

Similarly, Train No. 09026 Bhuj - Bandra Terminus (Weekly) Superfast Special train will depart at 15.05 hrs from Bhuj o­n every Saturday and arrive Bandra Terminus the next day at 04.55 hrs. This train will run from 6th Oct to 29th Dec, 2012.

The train will halt at Andheri, Borivali, Surat, Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Gandhidham, Bhachau and Anjar stations in both directions.

The train will have AC II tier, AC III tier, Sleeper class and General II class coaches.

The booking of Train Nos. 09025/09026 will open from 27th September 2012.
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One Way Special Trains from Pune to Hazrat Nizamuddin & Hazrat Nizamuddin to Lokmanya Tilak Terminus


SPECIAL TRAIN FROM PUNE TO HAZRAT NIZAMUDDIN &

HAZRAT NIZAMUDDIN TO LOKMANYA TILAK TERMINUS

Railways have decided to run two Special Trains, o­ne from Pune to Hazrat Nizamuddin and o­ne from Hazrat Nizamuddin to Lokmanya Tilak Terminus to clear the extra rush of passengers. The details are as under:

01077 Special Train (one way) will leave Pune at 22.00 hrs o­n Tuesday 25.09.2012 and will reach Hazrat Nizamuddin at 03.10 hrs o­n Thursday.

Halts: Daund, Ahmednager, Belapur, Kopergaon, Manmad, Bhusawal, Khandwa, Itarsi, Bhopal, Bina, Jhansi, Agar Cantt., Mathura.

01072 Special Train (one way) will leave Hazrat Nizamuddin  at 05.15 hrs o­n Thursday 27.09.2012 and will reach Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 11.05 hrs next day.

Halts: Agra Cantt., Jhansi, BIna, Bhopal, Itarsi, Bhusawal, Manmad, Igatpuri, Kalyan.

Composition for both the Special trains: o­ne AC-2 Tier, Two AC-3 Tier, 12 Sleeper Class, 5 general second class and 2 general Second Class with Guard’s Brake vans.

RESERVATION: Bookings for Train no. 01077 open from 25.09.2012.
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Delhi Metro Awarded the work of "Managment Consulting Services`For Jakarta Metro Construction Work


The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has been awarded the work of ‘Management Consulting Services’ for the first phase of the Jakarta Mass Rapid Transit System in Indonesia, comprising of 15.7 kilometres.

DMRC has been awarded the work in a joint venture with eight other international companies (PADECO Co. Ltd and Oriental Consultant Co. Ltd from Japan, PT ERNST and YOUNG Advisory Services, PT INDOTEK Engineering Jaya, PT PAMINTORI CIPIA, Lambaga Management FEUI and PT Public Private Partnership from Indonesia and US Company SENECA Group L&C)

The main responsibilities of DMRC in this joint venture will be the finalization of the organizational structure of the Jakarta Metro, recruitment of personnel, development of training facilities and the training of the employees for various categories required for commencing the operations.

Earlier, DMRC had also prepared the Special Assistance on Project Implementation (SAPI) study for the Jakarta Mass Rapid Transit system. This apart, DMRC is also trying to bag similar projects in various upcoming Metro projects of Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Israel.

The Delhi Metro is also acting as the consultant for all major Metro projects in the country including Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru and Kolkata. It is also carrying out the construction work of a 9.25 kilometre long Metro corridor in Jaipur.
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Trains Fully / Partially Cancelled due to Doubling of Railway Line Between Kondapuram and Tadipatri Section on Guntakal Division


In view of Commissioning of Doubling of Railway Line between Kondapuram and Tadipatri Section o­n Guntakal Division of South Central Railway and in addition to the trains cancelled / diverted already announced, the following passenger / express trains will be cancelled / partially cancelled as detailed below:-
I) Trains fully cancelled from 25thSeptember to 06th October 2012.
1)Train No. 57439 Gooty-Dhone Passenger scheduled to depart Gooty at 15 30 hrs.
2) Train No. 57440 Dhone-Gooty Passenger scheduled to depart Dhone at 14 00 hrs.
3) Train No. 57470 Guntakal-Kurnool Town Passenger scheduled to depart Guntakal at 04 40 hrs
4) Train No. 57467 Kurnool Town-Guntakal Passenger scheduled to depart Kurnool Town at 08 10 hrs
5) Train No. 57327 Dhone-Guntur Passenger scheduled to depart Dhone at 06 30
6) Train No. 57623 Kacheguda-Guntur Passenger scheduled to depart Kacheguda at 05 10 hrs
7) Train No. 57624 Guntur-kacheguda Passenger scheduled to depart Guntur at 05 15 hrs
8) Train No. 57208 Markapur Road-Guntur Passenger scheduled to depart Markapur Road at 09 50 hrs.

II) Trains fully cancelled from 24thSeptember to 05th October 2012.
1)Train No. 57328 Guntur-Dhone Passenger scheduled to depart Guntur at 12 10 hrs
III)Trains Partially Cancelled from 25th September to 06thOctober 2012.
1) Train No.57207Tenali-Markapur Road Passenger scheduled to depart Tenali at 05 10 hrs is partially cancelled between Guntur and Markapur Road.
2) Train No. 57478 Guntakal-Tirupati Passenger scheduled to depart Guntakal at 18 30 hrs is partially cancelled between Guntakal and Dharmavaram.
3) Train No. 57273 Hubli-Tirupati Passenger scheduled to depart Hubli at 06 00hrs is partially cancelled between Guntakal and Tirupati.
4) Train No. 57274 Tirupati-Hubli Passenger scheduled to depart Tirupati at 06 05 hrs is partially cancelled between Tirupati and Guntakal.

IV)Trains Partially Cancelled from 24th September to 05th October 2012.
Train No. 57477 Tirupati-Guntakal Passenger scheduled to depart Tirupati at 22 43 hrs is partially cancelled between Dharmavaram and Guntakal and the train will run back as Train No. 57478 from Dharmavaram to Tirupati.
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SPECIAL TRAINS TO BANGALORE


Train No.06316, Kochuveli – Bangalore  City Express will leave Kochuveli station at 16.30 hrs  o­n all Sundays, Mondays & Fridays from 01.10.2012 to 30.10.2012 and will reach  Bangalore City at 10.00 hrs. o­n the following day.  In the return direction, Train No.06315, Bangalore City  – Kochuveli Express will leave Bangalore City at 17.15 hrs o­n Mondays, Tuesdays & Saturdays to reach Kochuveli at 10.15 hrs. o­n the following  day.   With a composition of o­ne AC 2Tier, Three AC 3-tier, Fourteen Sleeper Class, Three General Second Class and Two luggage cum brake van coaches, the trains will stop Kollam, Alappuzha, Ernakulam Jn., Thrissur, Palakkad, Coimbatore, Erode and Salem stations.

 Advance  reservation for train  towards Bangalore will commence o­n 23 -09-12. Date of commencement of reservation for Train towards Kochuveli  will be intimated in due course.

2.Subsequent to introduction of special train as given above, there will be minor change in the timings of following trains, during October 2012, in specified days o­nly.

(a)Train No. 12684, Bangalore City- Ernakulam Junction Bi - weekly express of Tuesdays and Thursdays  will now leave Bangalore at  18.50 hrs instead of present 17.15 hrs and will reach Ernakulam Jn at 06-10 hrs instead of 04.15 hrs during the month of October.

(b)Train No. 22608, Bangalore City- Ernakulam Junction  weekly express of Mondays  will now leave Bangalore at  18.50 hrs instead of 17.15 hrs  and will reach Ernakulam Jn at 06-10 hrs instead of 04.15 hrs during the month of October.

(c)Train No. 16321, Bangalore City- Thiruvananthapuram Central weekly express of Thursdays  will now leave Bangalore at  17: 15 hrs instead of usual 18: 50 hrs (Early  starting)  and will arrive Thiruvananthapuram Central at 10:30 hrs instead of 11:10 hrs during the month of October.

(d)In the month of October 2012, Train no. 13351, Dhanbad - Alappuzhaexpress, TrainNo.16324, Shalimar- Thiruvananthapuram express and Train No. 56383, Ernakulam-Kayankulam passenger trains will reach their respective  destination stations 10 minutes in advance.
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Miraj-Parli Vaijnath Passenger Train Derailed Between Ghatnandur and Parli Vaijnath Stations


Train No. 51426 Miraj-Parli Vaijnath Passenger derailed between Ghatnandur and Parli Vaijnath stations o­n Latur Road-Parli Vaijnath branch line section of Secunderabad Division o­n South Central Railway at about 08 10 hrs today (23rdSeptember 2012), affecting train movement o­n the section.

As per preliminary information, five coaches and the engine went off the track in the incident. There were no casualties and injuries to passengers in the incident. Accident Relief Trains from Purna and Secunderabad as well as Medical Relief Van from Purna have been rushed to the spot immediately o­n receipt of information.

The Divisional Railway Manager, Secunderabad Division accompanied by other Senior Officials rushed to the spot by the relief train to undertake relief and restoration measures.

The following helpline numbers can be contacted by the travelling public for any related information:-

1)Secunderabad – 040-27700868, 27786170

2)Parli Vaijnath – 02446-222008

3)Bidar- 07760-998400

4)Vikarabad- 08416252013, 08790994037
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Diversions / Partial Cancellation / Cancellation of Trains Due to Miraj-Parli Vaijnath Passenger Train Derailment


Due to derailment of T.No.51426 Miraj-Parli Passenger train between Ghatnandur and Parli o­n Vikarabad-Parli Vaijnath section, ofSecunderabad divisionon South Central Railway, today i.e., 23rd September 2012 the following Passenger / Express trains are being diverted / partially cancelled / fully cancelled as under:
I)Trains cancelled today ie, 23rd September 2012:-

1)Train No.51425 Parli Vaijnath-Miraj passenger scheduled to depart Parli Vaijnath at 0725 hrs is cancelled.
2)Train No.57550 Aurangabad- Hyderabad passenger scheduled to depart Aurangabad at 15 30hrs is cancelled.
3)Train No.57549 Hyderabad- Aurangabad passenger scheduled to depart Hyderabad at 21 30hrs is cancelled.
II) TrainsPartially Cancelled today ie, 23rd September 2012:-

1)Train No.57548 Purna-Hyderabad Passenger which departed Purna at 0710hrs is partially cancelled between Parli Vaijnath and Bidar and the trainwill return back as Train No.57547 ex Parli Vaijnath to Purna.
2)Train No.57547 Hyderabad-Purna Passenger which departed Hyderabad at 0755hrs is partially cancelled between Bidar and Parli Vaijnath and the train will return back as Train No.57548 ex Bidar to Hyderabad.
3)Train No.51434 Pandharpur- Nizamabad Passenger which departedPandharpur at 0600hrs is partially cancelled between Latur and Nizamabad and the train will return back as Train No.51433 ex Latur to Pandharpur.
4)Train No.51433 Nizamabad –Pandharpur Passenger scheduled to depart Nizamabad at 1320hrs is partially cancelled between Nizamabad and Latur.
III) Trains Diverted:-
1)Train No.16593 Nanded-Bangalore Express which departed Nanded at 0600hrs today ie, 23rd September 2012 arrived Parli, is diverted to run via Nanded,Mudkhed,Secunderabad and Vikarabad.
2)Train No.16594 Bangalore-Nanded Express which departed Bangalore at 2300hrs o­n 22nd September 2012 is diverted to run via Vikarabad, Secunderabad and Mudkhed.
3)Train No.17002 Secunderabad-Shirdi Sai Nagar Express scheduled to depart Secunderabad at 1640hrs today ie, 23rd September 2012 is diverted to run via Nizamabad and Mudkhed.
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New express train from Yeshwantpur to Miraj


The new Yeshwantpur-Miraj-Yeshwantpur tri-weekly express train via Belgaum, Hubli, Arsikere and Tumkur will start on October 2.According to an announcement by South Western Railway on Friday, the train will halt at Tumkur, Arsikere, Birur, Davangere, Hubli, Dharwad, Londa, Belgaum and Ghataprabha.
Timings
The service from Yeshwantpur (train no. 12781) will leave on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays.It will leave Yeshwantpur at 8.25 p.m. and reach Tumkur at 9.33 p.m., Arsikere at 11.05 p.m., Hubli at 4.30 a.m., Belgaum at 7.15 a.m. and Miraj at 10.15 a.m.The service back from Miraj (train no. 12630) will leave on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 4.45 p.m. It will reach Belgaum at 6.57 p.m., Hubli at 10.10 p.m., Arsikere at 3.10 a.m., Tumkur at 4.53 a.m. and Yeshwantpur at 6.20 a.m.It will have 14 coaches — four general second class seating, seven second class sleeper, one third A/C sleeper and two luggage and break vans.
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Diversion of Trains on South Central Railway due to Doubling Work


DIVERSION OF TRAINS o­n SOUTH CENTRAL RAILWAY DUE TO DOUBLING WORK

South Central Railway will undertake doubling work of Kondapuram-Tadipatri stations between Gooty-Kadapa section. Hence, the following trains will be diverted to run via routes mentioned against each during that period.

16381 Mumbai-Kanyakumari Express leaving Mumbai from 24.9.2012 to 5.10.2012 will be diverted to run via Gooty, Dharmavaram, Bengaluru City, Coimbatore

16382 Kanyakumari-Mumbai Express will be diverted to run via Coimbatore, Bengaluru City, Dharmavaram, Gooty from 24.9.2012 to 5.10.2012

12707 Tirupati-Hazrat Nizamuddin AP Sampark Kranti Express leaving o­n 26, 28.9.2012, 1, 3 & 5.10.2012 will be diverted to run via Pakala, Dharmavaram, Gooty, Dhone

12708 Hazrat Nizamuddin-Tirupati AP Sampark Kranti Express leaving o­n 26, 28, 30.9.2012, 3 & 5.10.2012 will be diverted to run via Dhone, Gooty, Dharmavaram, Pakala.

16351 Mumbai-Nagercoil Express leaving Mumbai o­n 25, 29.9.2012 & 2.10.2012 will be diverted to run via Gooty, Dharmavaram, Pakala, Tirupati, Renigunta.

16352 Nagercoil-Mumbai Express leaving Nagercoil o­n 27, 30.9.2012 & 4.10.2012 will be diverted to run via Renigunta, Tirupati, Pakala, Dharmavaram, Gooty.

ADDITIONAL HALTS

12163/12164 Dadar-Chennai Egmore-Dadar Express will be given extra halts at Muddanuru, Kamalapuram and Nandalur during this period.

11041/11042 Mumbai-Chennai Central-Mumbai Express will be given extra halts at Rayalcheruvu, Pullampet, Obuluvaripalli, Anantarajupet during this period.

Passengers are requested to note the diversion of these trains and additional halts.
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Northeast Frontier Railway cancels 4 special trains


Northeast Frontier Railway authority has decided to cancel the following special trains announced earlier due to lack of adequate passenger. According to Chief Public Relations officer, S.Hajong, the details of special trains canceled are:

05644 / 05643 Kamakhya - Kolkata special train re-numbered as 25644 / 25643 will remain cancelled from Kamakhya on 24-09-2012 and from Kolkata on 25-09-2012.

05640 / 05639 Guwahati - Howrah special train re-numbered as 25640 / 25639 will remain cancelled from Guwahati on 27-09-2012 and from Howrah on 28-09-2012.

05653 / 05652 Guwahati - Varanasi special train re-numbered as 25653 / 25652 will remain cancelled from Guwahati on 22-09-2012, 29-09-2012 and from Varanasi on 23-09-2012 and 30-09-2012.

05903 / 05904 Dibrugarh - Chandigarh special train re-numbered as 25903 / 25904 will remain cancelled from Dibrugarh on 28-09-2012 and from Chandigarh on 30-09-2012.
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YET MORE SPECIAL TRAINS TOWARDS SOUTH


08635/08636 Hatia-Yesvantpur-Hatia weekly Special train via Sambalpur, Titlagarh & Rayagada will leave Hatia at 09.40hrs o­n every Thursday between 4th October to 29th November 2012 and will arrive at Yesvantpur at 22.00hrs o­n the next days. In the return direction, this train will leave Yesvantpur at 08.30hrs o­n every Saturday between 6th October to 1st December 2012 and will arrive at Hatia at 21.30hrs o­n the following days.
 07128/07127 Hyderabad-Santragachhi-Hyderabadweekly Special train via Cuttack, Bhubaneswar & Bhadrakwill leave Hyderabad at 21.50hrs o­n every Monday between 22nd October to 29th October 2012 and will arrive at Santragachhi at 02.50hrs o­n the next days. In the return direction, this train will leave Santragachhi at 09.30hrs o­n every Wednesday between 24th October to 31st October 2012 and will arrive at Hyderabad at 12.30hrs o­n the following days.
 08003/08004 Santragachhi-Yesvantpur- SantragachhiSpecial train via Cuttack & Bhubaneswar will leave Santragachhi at 08.45hrs o­n 22nd September 2012 (Saturday) and will arrive at Yesvantpur at 18.00hrs o­n the next days. In the return direction, this train will leave Yesvantpur at 20.20hrs o­n 24th September 2012 (Monday) and will arrive at Santragachhi at 12.10hrs o­n the following days.
 08509/08510 Visakhapatnam-Nanded-Visakhapatnamweekly Special train will leave Visakhapatnam at 19.30hrs o­n every Tuesday between 25th September to 25th December 2012 and will arrive at H.S.Nanded at 14.35hrs o­n the next days. In the return direction, this train will leave H.S. Nanded at 16.15hrs o­n every Wednesday between 26th October to 26th December 2012 and will arrive at Visakhapatnam at 10.15hrs o­n the following days.
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SCR to Run Twelve Special Express Trains


1. Train No. 07148 Hyderabad- Visakhapatnam Special will depart from Hyderabad at 19 30 hrs o­n 9th and 16thNovember 2012 (Fridays) and arrive Visakhapatnam at 08 30 hrs o­n the next day. In return direction, Train No. 07147 Visakhapatnam-Hyderabad Special will depart Visakhapatnam at 19 05 hrs o­n 10th and 17thNovember 2012 (Saturdays) and arrive Hyderabad at 08 50 hrs o­n the next day. Enroute, these trains will stop at Secunderabad, Kazipet , Warangal, Khammam, Madhira, Vijayawada, Eluru,Tadepalligudem, Rajamandry, Samalkot, Annavaram, Tuni, Anakapalli and Duvvada.

2. Train No. 07128 Hyderabad-Santragachi Special will depart Hyderabad at 21 50 hrs o­n 5th November 2012 (Monday) and arrive Santragachi at 02 50 hrs o­n Wednesday. In the return direction Train No. 07127 Santragachi-Hyderabad Special will depart from Santragachi at 09 30 hrs o­n 7th November 2012 (Wednesday) and arrive Hyderabad at 12 30 hrs o­n the next day. Enroute, these Special Trains will stop at Secunderabad, Kazipet, Warangal, Khammam, Madhira, Vijayawada, Eluru, Tadepalligudem, Rajamundry, Samalkot Jn, Annavaram, Tuni, Anakapalle, Visakapatnam, Vijayanagaram, Srikakulam, Palasa, Brahmapur, Khurda Road, Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Jajpur K Road, Bhadrak, Balasore and Kharagpur.

3.Train No. 07405 Aurangabad- Tirupati Special will depart Aurangabad at 18 40 hrs o­n 9th November 2012 (Friday) and arrive Tiruapti at 19 00 hrs o­n next day. In the return direction, Train No. 07406 Tirupati- Aurangabad Special will depart from Tirupati at 21 15 hrs o­n 10thNovember 2012 (Saturday) and arrive Aurangabad at 20 30 hrs o­n the next day. Entroute these trains will stop at Jalna, Parbhani, Purna, Nanded, Mudkhed, Basar, Nizamabad, Kammareddi, Secunderabad, Kazipet,Warangal, Khammam, Vijayawada, Tenali, Chirala, o­ngole, Nellore, Gudur, Venketagiri, Sri Khalahasti and Renigunta.

4.Train No. 07685 Kacheguda- Bangalore Special will depart kacheguda at 22 00 hrs o­n 10thand 17th November 2012 (Saturdays) and arrive Bangalore at 12 45 hrs o­n next day. In the return direction, Train No. 07686 Bangalore- Kacheguda Special will depart from Bangalore at 13 45 hrs o­n 11th and 18th November 2012 (Sundays) and arrive Kacheguda at 04 30 hrs o­n the next day. Enroute these trains will stop at Sadhanagar, Mahbubnagar, Gadwal, Kurnool Town, Dhone, Guntakal, Gooty, Ananthapur, Dharmavaram, Pennukonda, Hindupur, Gowribidannur, Dodballapur, Yelahanka and Bangalore Cantt.

These special trains will comprise of o­ne AC II Tier, o­ne AC III Tier, ten Sleeper Class, two General Second Class and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches totaling to Sixteen Coaches.
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SPECIAL TRAINS FOR POOJA HOLIDAYS


1)Chennai Central – Tenkasi – Chennai Central Superfast Weekly Specials: T.No.06083 Chennai Central – Tenkasi Superfast Special will leave Chennai Central at 21.00 hrs. on 20th & 27th October 2012 and arrive Tenkasi at 09.45 hrs. the next day. T.No.06084 Tenkasi - Chennai Central Superfast Special will leave Tenkasi at 14.30 hrs. on 21st & 28th October 2012 and arrive Chennai Central at 03.30 hrs. the next day.The composition of the trains will be 1 AC 2-tier, 3 AC 3-tier, 11 Sleeper Class, 3 General Second Class and 2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches. The trains will stop at Arakkonam, Katpadi, Gudiyattam, Vaniyambadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Karur, Dindigul, Madurai, Virudunagar, Tiruttangal, Sivakasi, Srivilliputtur, Rajapalayam, Sankarankoil, Pamba Kovil Shandy and Kadayanallur. T.No.06084 will stop at Perambur also.

2)Tirunelveli – Chennai Central Weekly Specials & Chennai Central – Tirunelveli Superfast Weekly Specials (via. Tiruchchirappalli, Erode): T.No.06750 Tirunelveli – Chennai Central Special will leave Tirunelveli at 16.00 hrs. on 18th & 25th October 2012 and arrive Chennai Central at 09.20 hrs. the next day.T.No.06749 Chennai Central – Tirunelveli Superfast Special will leave Chennai Central at 22.30 hrs. on 19th and 26th October 2012 and arrive Tirunelveli at 14.00 hrs. the next day.The composition of the trains will be 1 AC 2-tier, 2 AC 3-tier, 9 Sleeper Class, 6 General Second Class and 2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches. The trains will stop at Vanchi Maniyachchi, Kovilpatti, Sattur, Virudunagar, Madurai, Dindigul, Tiruchchirappalli, Karur, Erode, Salem, Jolarpettai, Vaniyambadi, Ambur, Gudiyattam, Katpadi and Arakkonam.T.No.06750 will stop at Perambur also.

3)Chennai Central – Coimbatore – Chennai Central Superfast Specials: T.No.06007 Chennai Central – Coimbatore Superfast Special will leave Chennai Central at 21.00 hrs. on 19.10.2012 and arrive Coimbatore at 04.15 hrs. the next day. T.No.06008 Coimbatore – Chennai Central Superfast Special will leave Coimbatore at 23.45 hrs. on 22.10.2012 and arrive Chennai Central at 07.45 hrs. the next day.The composition of the trains will be 2 AC 3-tier, 8 Sleeper Class, 6 General Second Class and 2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches. The trains will stop at Arakkonam, Katpadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode and Tiruppur. T.No.06008 will stop at Perambur also.

4)Chennai Central – Coimbatore – Chennai Central Superfast Specials: T.No.06011 Chennai Central – Coimbatore Superfast Special will leave Chennai Central at 22.30 hrs. on 25.10.2012 and arrive Coimbatore at 06.40 hrs. the next day. T.No.06012 Coimbatore – Chennai Central Superfast Special will leave Coimbatore at 23.45 hrs. on 28.10.2012 and arrive Chennai Central at 07.45 hrs. the next day.The composition of the trains will be 2 AC 3-tier, 8 Sleeper Class, 6 General Second Class and 2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches. The trains will stop at Arakkonam, Katpadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode and Tiruppur. T.No.06012 will stop at Perambur also.
5)Chennai Central – Ernakulam Jn. – Chennai Central Superfast Specials (via. Coimbatore): T.No.06059 Chennai Central – Ernakulam Jn. Superfast Special will leave Chennai Central at 23.30 hrs. on 23.10.2012 and arrive Ernakulam Jn. at 12.10 hrs. the next day. T.No.06060 Ernakulam Jn. – Chennai Central Superfast Special will leave Ernakulam Jn. at 15.30 hrs. on 24.10.2012 and arrive Chennai Central at 03.30 hrs. the next day.The composition of the trains will be 2 AC 3-tier, 8 Sleeper Class, 6 General Second Class and2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches. The trains will stop at Arakkonam, Katpadi, Gudiyattam, Vaniyambadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Tiruppur, Coimbatore, Palakkad, Ottapalam, Thrisur and Aluva. T.No.06059 will stop atErnakulam Town and T.No.06060 will stop at Perambur also.

6)Coimbatore – Rameswaram – Coimbatore Specials (via. Erode, Tiruchchirappalli, Karaikkudi): T.No.06010 Coimbatore – Rameswaram Special will leave Coimbatore at 19.15 hrs. on 20.10.2012 and arrive Rameswaram at 05.20 hrs. the next day.T.No.06009 Rameswaram – Coimbatore Special will leave Rameswaram at 19.00 hrs. on 21.10.2012 and arrive Coimbatore at 05.05 hrs. the next day.The composition of the trains will be 2 AC 3-tier, 8 Sleeper Class, 6 General Second Class and 2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches. The trains will stop at Tiruppur, Erode, Karur, Tiruchchirappalli, Pudukkottai, Chettinad, Karaikkudi, Devakottai Road, Kallal, Sivaganga, Manamadurai, Paramakudi, Ramanathapuram and Mandapam.T.No.06009 will stop at Coimbatore North also.

7)Coimbatore – Rameswaram – Coimbatore Specials (via. Erode, Tiruchchirappalli, Karaikkudi): T.No.06014 Coimbatore – Rameswaram Special will leave Coimbatore at 19.45 hrs. on 26.10.2012 and arrive Rameswaram at 06.45 hrs. the next day.T.No.06013 Rameswaram – Coimbatore Special will leave Rameswaram at 19.00 hrs. on 27.10.2012 and arrive Coimbatore at 05.05 hrs. the next day.The composition of the trains will be 2 AC 3-tier, 8 Sleeper Class, 6 General Second Class and 2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches. The trains will stop at Tiruppur, Erode, Karur, Tiruchchirappalli, Pudukkottai, Chettinad, Karaikkudi, Devakottai Road, Kallal, Sivaganga, Manamadurai, Paramakudi, Ramanathapuram and Mandapam.T.No.06013 will stop at Coimbatore North also.

Advance reservation for the above trains will commence on 23.9.2012.
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DIVERSION OF TRAIN SERVICES


Due to the commissioning of double line in Kondapuram – Tadipatri section of Guntakkal Division of South Central Railway, following will be the pattern of train services between 24.9.2012 - 05.10.2012.

T.Nos.17651/17652 Chennai Egmore – Kacheguda- Chennai Egmore express trains will run on diverted route via. Renigunta, Gudur, Vijayawada, Kazipet Jn. from 24.9.2012 to 05.10.2012.
T.Nos.16381/16382 Mumbai CST – Kanniyakumari – Mumbai CST express trains will run on diverted route via. Gooty, Dharmavaram and Bangalore City from 24.9.2012 to 05.10.2012.
T.No.16351 Mumbai CST – Nagercoil Balaji Express leaving Mumbai CST on 25.9.2012, 29.9.2012 and 2.10.2012 will run on diverted route via. Gooty, Dharmavaram, Pakala, Tirupati and Renigunta.
T.No.16352 Nagercoil – Mumbai CST Balaji Express leaving Nagercoil Jn. on 27.9.2012, 30.9.2012 and 4.10.2012 will run on diverted route via.Tirupati, Pakala, Dharmavaram and Gooty.
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revise the Timings of Secunderabad-Pune Shatabdi Express


Accordingly, Train No. 12025 Pune-Secunderabad Sathabdi Express will depart Pune at 05 50 hrs), Wadi at 11 30 hrs (instead of 11 40 hrs), Tandur at 12 20 hrs, Vikarabad at 13 00 hrs and Begumpet at 13 45 hrs. and arrive Secunderabad at 14 20 hrs o­n the same day (instead of 14 30 hrs).

In the return direction, Train No. 12026 Secunderabad-Pune Sathabdi Express will depart Secunderabad at 14 45 hrs (instead of 14 55 hrs), Begumpet at 14 55 hrs (instead of 15 05 hrs), Vikarabad at 15 41 hrs (instead of 15 51 hrs), Tandur at 16 11 hrs (instead of 16 21 hrs) and Wadi at 17 25 hrs.and arrive Pune at 23 10 hrs o­n the same day.
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DIVERSION OF TRAINS AND CHANGE IN TRAIN TIMINGS


1.T.Nos.16041/16042 Chennai Central – Alappuzha - Chennai Central (Daily) express trains, will be diverted via. Coimbatore, with effect from 23.9.2012 as per the following timings.


T.No.16041 Chennai Central – Alappuzha exp.
T.No.16042 Alappuzha – Chennai Central exp.
Existing
Revised

Station
Existing
Revised
21.15
20.45
d
Chennai Central
a
06.05
06.45
-
03.55/04.00
a/d
Coimbatore
a/d
-
22.25/22.30
10.45
10.45
a
Alappuzha
d
16.05
16.00


2.With effect from 23.9.2012, T.No.12671 Chennai Central – Mettupalayam Nilgiri Express will leave Chennai Central at 21.15 hrs. instead of 21.00 hrs. and arrive Mettupalayam at 06.15 hrs.
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Stoppage at Raigarh for Lokmanya Tilak Terminus-Kamakhya Karmabhoomi Unreserved Express


Ministry of Railways have decided to provide additional halt of 2 minutes to 15611/15612 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Kamakhya Karmabhoomi Unreserved Weekly Express at Raigarh station between Bilaspur and Jharsuguda w.e.f. 26.9.2012 o­n Experimental Basis for a period of six months. The detail timings at Raigarh station will be as under -

15611 Kamakhya Karmabhoomi Express will arrive Raigarh at 10.18 hrs and depart at 10.20 hrs.

15612 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Karmabhoomi Express will arrive Raigarh at 23.02 hrs and depart at 23.04 hrs.

All concerned to note and avail the facility.
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revise the Timings of few Passenger Trains on Kacheguda-Nizamabad Section


timings of the following Passenger Trains o­nKacheguda-Nizambad section with effect from 24th September 2012 as detailed below:-

1) Train No. 77687 Nizamabad-Kacheguda DEMU Passenger will depart Nizamabad at 14 25 hrs and arrive Kacheguda at 18 30 hrs. Enroute, this train will depart Dichpalli at 14 40 hrs, Indalvai at 14 48 hrs, Sirnapalli at 15 20 hrs, Uppalavai at 15 40 hrs, Kamareddi at 15 54 hrs, Talmadla at 16 04 hrs, Biknur at 16 10 hrs, Akanapet at 16 17 hrs,Mirzapalli at 16 31 hrs, Wadiaram at 16 42 hrs, Srinivasnagar at 16 46 hrs, Masaipet at 16 50 hrs, Manoharabad at 17 02 hrs, Medchal at 17 13 hrs, Gundla Pochampalli at 17 25 hrs, Bolarum at 17 36 hrs, Cavalary Barracks at 17 44 hrs, Malkajgiri at 17 56 hrsand Sitafalmandi at 18 08 hrs.

2) Train No. 77614 Manoharabad-Secunderabad DEMU Passenger will depart Manoharabad at 17 15 hrs and arrive Secunderabad at 18 20 hrs. Enroute, this train will depart Medchal at 17 30 hrs, Gundla Pochampalli at 17 40 hrs, Bolarum at 17 48 hrs, Cavalary Barracks at 17 58 hrs, Malkajgiri at 18 07 hrsand Sitafalmandi at 18 10 hrs.

3) Train No. 77688 Kacheguda-Nizambad DEMU Passenger will depart Kacheguda at 18 40 hrs and arrive Nizamabad at 23 10 hrs. En-route, this train will depart Sitafalmandi at 18 49 hrs, Malkajgiri at 18 56 hrs, Cavalary Barracks at 19 02 hrs, Bolarum at 19 16 hrs. There will not be any change in the timings of this train at other stations en-route .

4) Train No. 77615 Secunderabad-Medchal DEMU Passenger will depart Secunderabad at 16 45 hrs and arrive Medchal at 18 00 hrs. Enroute, this train will departGundla Pochampalli at 17 42 hrs. There will not be any change in the timings of this train at other stations en-route.

           5) Train No. 57473 Kachiguda- Bodhan Passenger will depart Kachiguda at 16 10 hrs and arrive Bodhan at 22 45 hrs. Enroute, this train will depart Cavalry Barracks at 17 31 hrs, Bolarum at 17 50 hrs, Gundla Pochampalli at 17 58 hrs, Medchal at 18 10, Manoharabad at 18 24 hrs, Masaipet at 18 44 hrs, Srinivas Nagar at 18 49 hrs, Wadiaram at 18 55 hrs, Mirzapalli at 19 45 hrs. There will not be any change in the timings of this train at other stations en-route.

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SCR to run eight MMTS Special Trains on 29th and 30th September 2012 for Ganesh Nimarjanam


In order to clear extra rush of passengers during Ganesh Nimarjanam, South Central Railway will run eight special MMTS trains between various destinations inHyderabad / Secunderabad between 22 00 hrs of 29th September and 04 00 hrs of 30th September 2012 as per the following schedule:-

1.Train No. GSH-1 Secunderabad – HyderabadMMTS Special will depart Secunderabad at 23 30 hrs and arrive Hyderabad at 00 05 hrs.

2.Train No. GHL-2 Hyderabad – LingampalliMMTS Special will depart Hyderabad at 00 30 hrs and arrive Lingampalli at 01 20 hrs.

3.Train No. GLH-3 Lingampalli – HyderabadMMTS Special will depart Lingampalli at 01 50 hrs and arrive Hyderabad at 02 40 hrs.

4.Train No. GHS-4 Hyderabad- SecunderabadMMTS Special will depart Hyderabad at 03 30 hrs and arrive Secunderabad at 04 00 hrs.

 5.Train No. GHL-5 Hyderabad - LingampalliMMTS Special will depart Hyderabad at 23 00 hrs and arrive Lingampalli at 23 50 hrs.

6.Train No. GLF-6 Lingampalli – FalaknumaMMTS Special will depart Lingampalli at 00 10 hrs and arrive Falaknuma at 01 50 hrs.

7.Train No. GFS-7 Falaknuma – SecunderabadMMTS Special will depart Falaknuma at 02 20 hrs and arrive Secunderabad at 03 00 hrs.

          8.  Train No. GSH-8 Secunderabad-Hyderabad MMTS Special will depart Secunderabad  

              at 04 00 hrs and arrive Hyderabad at 04 40 hrs.
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AGITATION DISRUPTS TRAIN SERVICES


rain services in East Coast Railway jurisdiction were disrupted due to Bharat Bandh today. As a result, some trains were controlledenroute and some have been cancelled and short terminated. The demonstration in different stations o­n Howrah-Chennai main line was called off at 11.45hrsand train movements were normalised except Talcher.
REGULATION OF TRAINS:
Mail/Express trains were controlled enroute at different stations like Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Khurda Road, Brahmapur, Balugaon, Bhadrak, Angul, Paradeep, Jajpur-Keonjhar Road, Puri, Koraput from the early morning till the agitation were called off before noon at most of the places.
CANCELLATION OF TRAINS:
12278/12277 Puri-Howrah-Puri Duronto Express,18411/18412 Bhubaneswar-Visakhapatnam-Bhubaneswar Inter City Express, 12074/12073Bhubaneswar-Howrah-Bhubaneswar Jan Shatabdi Express, 18414/18413 Puri-Paradeep-Puri Inter City Express, 18416 Puri-Barbil Inter City Express and 12892 Bhubaneswar-Bangiriposi Express trains were cancelled today from both the directions.
Similarly, 58415/58416 Cuttack-Puri-Cuttack Passenger, 58435/58436/58423/58424Bhadrak-Cuttack-Bhadrak Passenger. 58401/58402/78507/78508/58405/58406Cuttack-Paradeep-Cuttack Passenger58407/58408/58409/58410 Khurda Road-Puri-Khurda Road Passenger, 58421/58422 Angul-Puri-Angul Passenger, 58433/58434/78502/78501Brahmapur-Cuttack-Brahmapur Passenger, 78407/78408Bhadrak-Bhubaneswar-Bhadrak Passenger, 78411/78412Bhubaneswar-Khalikote-Bhubaneswar Passenger, 78419/78420 Bhubaneswar-Palasa-Bhubaneswar Passenger, 58425/58426Keonjhar-Bhubaneswar-Keonjhar Passenger, 58417/58418Puri-Palasa-Puri passenger, 58413/58414Talcher-Puri-Talcher passengerand 58006Khurda Road-Kharagpur passenger trains have been cancelled.
SHORT-TERMINATION:
18303 Sambalpur-Puri Inter City Express will be short terminated at Khurda Road and will return back as 18304 Puri-Sambalpur Inter City Express from Khurda Road to Sambalpur. This train will remain cancelled between Khurda Road & Puri from both the direction.
18105 Rourkela-Bhubaneswar Inter CityExpress will be short terminated at Angul and will return back as 18106 Bhubaneswar-Rourkela Inter City Express from Angul to Rourkela. This train will remain cancelled between Angul and Bhubaneswar from both the direction.
78502 Palasa-Cuttack passenger will be short terminate at Brahmapur and will return back as 78501 Cuttack-Palasa passenger from Brahmapur and will remain cancelled between Cuttack & Brahmapur from both the direction.
78420 Palasa-Bhubaneswar passenger will be short terminate at Ichhapuram and will return back to Palasa and will remain cancelled between Ichhapuram and Bhubaneswar from both the direction.
58418 Gunupur-Puri passenger will be short terminate at Palasa and will return back to Gunupur and will remain cancelled between Palasa and Puri from both the direction.
58132 Puri-Rourkela passenger will be short terminate at Angul and will return back to Puri. This train will remain cancelled between Angul and Rourkela from both the direction.
12891 Bangiriposi-Bhubaneswar Express, 18415 Barbil-Puri Express and 58005 Kharagpur-Khurda Road passenger will be short terminated in the way and will remain cancelled upto their destinations from both the direction.
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BOLANGIR INTER CITY SHORT TERMINATED AT SAMBALPUR


Train services in East Coast Railway jurisdiction were disrupted since early morning to forenoon due to Bharat Bandh today. The demonstration in different stations on Howrah-Chennai main line including branch lines was called off at 11.45hrs and train movements were normalized. The demonstration at Talcher Station was called off at 14.45hrs.

In view of this, 12893 Bhubaneswar-Bolangir Inter City Express which was left Bhubaneswar station after it’s scheduled time has been short terminated at Sambalpur and returned back to Bhubaneswar from Sambalpur. This train was remained cancelled between Sambalpur and Bolangir today.

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