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  • <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>

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    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.
     

  • <p>When local trains resume, people will get back to their daily routine. After sending a letter to the Ministry of Railways on behalf of the state, the people of Bengal have been hoping local trains will resume operations soon.</p>

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    IndiaNov 12, 2020, 11:55 AM IST

    Passengers flout COVID-19 norms on local trains in West Bengal

    As local train services resumed in Kolkata on Wednesday (November 11), passengers were seen flouting COVID-19 norms. They were seen jostling at several stations to catch the trains with compartments crammed. Doctors in the state expressed concern over flouting of COVID safety norms in suburban trains. 
     

  • <p>বাংলা শিয়ালদহ স্টেশন</p>

    IndiaNov 11, 2020, 11:46 AM IST

    Bengal government issues SOP for resumption of local train services

    The state government announced the standard operating procedure (SOP) for the resumption of local train services in West Bengal. The government has shared the responsibility between the authorities and the Railways. According to the SOP, the railways will make an adequate number of trains available as per the requirement, and sanitise coaches daily. 
     

  • <p>বাংলা শিয়ালদহ স্টেশন</p>

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

    IndiaNov 5, 2020, 10:47 AM IST

    Railways to resume 230 local trains in West Bengal

    The West Bengal government and the Railways met again in Nabanna on Wednesday (November 4) to discuss the resumption of local train services in the state. After the meeting, it was decided that 230 local trains will be in service during office hours (morning and evening) daily. The number of trains will be minimised during the rest of the day. The local trains will not stop at every station. The trains will stop at important and big stations.

  • <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>

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    IndiaNov 4, 2020, 3:31 PM IST

    Guidelines issued for resumption of local trains in West Bengal

    The West Bengal government and the railways met again on Wednesday (November 4) to discuss the resumption of local trains in the state. After the meeting, it was decided that the local trains will run on the basis of specific guidelines issued by the railways

  • <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 28, 2020, 7:22 PM IST

    Maha govt to Railways: Restore Mumbai's local trains

    In the letter, Kishor Raje Nimbalkar -- secretary in the Disaster Management, Relief & Rehabilitation department -- said: "The state is looking to open up the local train services to the general public while ensuring adherence to following of all COVID 19 protocols. In order to ensure that this is done in a staggered manner, the following time slots are hereby proposed."

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    IndiaOct 28, 2020, 12:47 PM IST

    Ministry of Home Affairs extends lockdown in containment zones till November 30

    The Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday (October 27) extended the lockdown in the containment zones across the country till November 30, 2020, amid the COVID-19 crisis. Local train in West Bengal will not be resumed in November. 

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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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    IndiaOct 15, 2020, 10:55 AM IST

    Railway ministry writes letter to Bengal government over resuming local train service

    The Railway Ministry sent a letter to the West Bengal government asking for a discussion on resuming local train services in the state. In the COVID-19 situation, only a few special trains are running for the railway workers at present. Daily commuters are facing problems due to the non-availability of local trains. Therefore, the railways have decided to sit for a discussion with the state government for resuming local train services.