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    India NewsDec 8, 2020, 3:51 PM IST

    Passengers have to register own mobile number for booking tickets: Eastern Railway

    From now on, railway passengers while booking tickets have to register their own mobile phone numbers as their contact number. In a statement, the Railways said some passengers purchase tickets through agents or the accounts of other people, and their own contact number does not get registered in the PRS system. As a result, they often do not receive SMS notifications about revision in a train’s schedule or if the train is cancelled.

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    India NewsNov 28, 2020, 11:04 AM IST

    Eastern Railway gives clearance certificate to open Majherhat Bridge

    The railway authorities on Friday (November 27) has issued clearance to throw open the four-lane cable stayed Majherhat Bridge on Diamond Harbour Road for public. The state PWD, implementing agency of the new bridge, was waiting for this final approval, before commissioning the structure.

  • <p>বাংলা শিয়ালদহ স্টেশন</p>

    IndiaNov 17, 2020, 10:21 AM IST

    West Bengal: South Eastern Railway to run 14 additional local trains from today

     To regulate crowd, the South Eastern Railway has decided to run 14 EMU (Electric Multiple Unit) services from today (November 17) in addition to the existing 81 suburban trains that are running in its Howrah-Kharagpur section since the resumption of local train services in West Bengal.

  • <p>&nbsp;Many people in West Bengal have already lost their jobs due to the lack of transportation. Some of the most affected are workers who would take their goods to the warehouse by local train on a daily basis. They have suffered losses while booking cars at high prices. And those who can't afford it are almost financially ruined.</p>


    IndiaNov 13, 2020, 11:52 AM IST

    Railways to increase number of local trains in Kolkata

    In a meeting held with the officials of the state government, Eastern Railways and South-Eastern Railways on Thursday (November 12), the railway authorities have decided to increase the number of local trains during office hours in Kolkata.

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    IndiaNov 9, 2020, 10:41 AM IST

    West Bengal: Railways to run 696 local trains from Wednesday

    In a meeting on Sunday (November 8), The Eastern Railway announced that it will start running 615 suburban services in its Howrah and Sealdah divisions from Wednesday. South Eastern Railway will run 81 services in its Kharagpur Division. Besides, seven local trains will run between Bangaon or Naihati, Dumdum, Majherhat and two local trains between Bibadibagh and Sealdah.

  • <p>এছাড়াও আরও ই-পাস বুঝতে অসুবিধার মূলেও রয়েছে যাত্রী কম হওয়ার কারণ। তবে এবার ই-পাশ বাড়িয়ে স্বমহিমায় ফিরছে কলকাতা মেট্রো।&nbsp;</p>

    IndiaNov 6, 2020, 12:19 PM IST

    Local trains in West Bengal to resume from November 11

    Local train services in West Bengal will resume from next Wednesday (November 11). After a meeting between railway officials and the state government in Nabanna on Thursday (November 5) to discuss the modalities of service resumption, it was decided that Eastern Railway and South- Eastern Railway will initially operate around 20%-25% of their pre-COVID services.

  • <p>Although the Kolkata Metro service was resumed, the number of passengers has been declining for the last few days. One of the reasons was the low number of e-passes. Many passengers left the metro station as they did not agree to wait and book the e-passes again.</p>

    IndiaNov 4, 2020, 10:57 AM IST

    WB govt, Railways to meet again over restoring local trains

    The West Bengal government wants Eastern Railway and South Eastern Railway to start local train services in the state as soon as possible in compliance with the hygiene rules. Therefore, the state government will hold a meeting today (November 4) with the two rail divisions to discuss a number of issues regarding the resumption of local train services.

  • <p>এছাড়াও আরও ই-পাস বুঝতে অসুবিধার মূলেও রয়েছে যাত্রী কম হওয়ার কারণ। তবে এবার ই-পাশ বাড়িয়ে স্বমহিমায় ফিরছে কলকাতা মেট্রো।&nbsp;</p>

    IndiaNov 3, 2020, 9:56 AM IST

    Local train services to resume in West Bengal

    West Bengal government and Indian Railways on Monday (November 2) decided to resume local train services on the Eastern Railways and South Eastern Railways. In the beginning, only 10 to 15% trains will operate with 50 % seating capacity. The frequency could be increased to 25% after Diwali.

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উল্লেখ্য অপরদিকে, এবার পরিবহণ ব্য়বস্থার গুরুত্ব পাচ্ছে চক্ররেলও। নিউ নর্মালে লোকাল ট্রেন চালু হলে ভীড় সামলাতে বিকল্প হতে চলেছে চক্র রেল।</p>

    IndiaNov 2, 2020, 3:05 PM IST

    WB govt, Railways set to discuss resumption of local trains

    The West Bengal government and the Eastern Railway authorities will hold a meeting today (November 2) to discuss the resumption of suburban train services. The state government has sent a letter to the general manager of Eastern Railway about operating a few pairs of suburban trains daily while following COVID-19 regulations.

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    IndiaOct 21, 2020, 2:38 PM IST

    Eastern Railway to resume local train services in Kolkata

    Eastern Railway is ready to resume local train services in Kolkata. According to reports, the train services will not be resumed during Durga puja but the state may take a decision soon after monitoring the COVID-19 situation after the festive season.

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    IndiaSep 23, 2020, 3:30 PM IST

    Eastern Railways build luxurious lounge for commuters at Kolkata railway station

    The Kolkata station was renovated during the lockdown. This time, the Eastern Railways has constructed a sophisticated lounge in the station premises, covering an area of about 5,000 square feet. This lounge will give many benefits to the passengers. The lounge can be rented on an hourly basis.