Special Train(Search results - 37)
India20, Oct 2020, 10:14 AM
Chennai-Bengaluru direct train to resume services from October 21
The Southern Railway on Monday has announced that a fully reserved double decker special train will begin services from Wednesday, between Dr MGR Chennai Central and KSR Bengaluru stations in both directions.
India15, Oct 2020, 12:29 PM
Karnataka: SWR to operate 42 special trains from October 20
The South Western Railway (SWR) zone will operate 21 pairs of special trains to and from Karnataka from October 23 to 27 ahead of the upcoming festivals like Dasara, Diwali and Chhath puja. This will enable people to travel to their native places or wherever they want to celebrate with family and friends.
India15, Oct 2020, 10:55 AM
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.
India8, Oct 2020, 4:43 PM
West Bengal: Violence erupts between railway employees, public at Sonarpur Railway Station
Violence erupted at Sonarpur Railway Station premises when people not employed with the railways got down from railway workers' special train. Railway employees staged a protest in the railway station. Members of the public vandalised the station premises. It is alleged that stones were thrown at the RPF, when they reached the spot to handle the situation.
India12, Sep 2020, 1:10 PM
Bengaluru railways: Seven new trains to start today
The South Western Railway will begin the services of seven new trains from today (Saturday, September 12). This will be an addition to the 80 special trains operating from September 12.
India11, Sep 2020, 12:14 PM
Bengaluru Railway platform tickets to cost Rs 50
South Western Railway increased the price of platform tickets to avoid crowding. Ticket price has increased from Rs 10 to Rs 50. 7 pairs of special trains will operate from the Bengaluru division.
India27, Aug 2020, 11:42 AM
West Bengal: Rail services to remain closed on day of full lockdown; multiple trains cancelled
Train services will remain closed on Thursday (August 27) due to full lockdown in West Bengal. Indian Railways had earlier decided not to run special trains this time during the weekly lockdown. Passengers have been informed about the cancellation of train services in advance.
India24, May 2020, 11:42 AM
Four men try to flee as Maharashtra-Kerala special train stops at signal before station
Upon seeing an opportunity, in order to avoid being put in quarantine, four natives of Kasaragod deboarded the special train from Maharashtra which stopped at a signal before the station near Uppala in Kasaragod
India22, May 2020, 4:58 PM
Karnataka govt to bear travel cost of migrant workers travelling home on special trains
The Karnataka government on Friday said it would bear the travel cost of migrant workers and stranded people to their respective states by Shramik trains up to May 31.
India21, May 2020, 4:33 PM
Migrant worker dies while deboarding bus in Bengaluru
A migrant worker who was supposed to board the Shramik special train to Madhya Pradesh from Bengaluru on Thursday met a tragic end as he collapsed at the railway station and died on the spot
India19, May 2020, 6:27 PM
Coronavirus: Iconic Channapatna toys gifted to kids travelling in ‘Shramik Special’ trains
Kids travelling in 'Shramik Special' trains were gifted the GI-tagged Channapatna toys. The trains departing from Karnataka saw children getting these toys
India19, May 2020, 4:41 PM
Consent from states not required for receiving Shramik special trains: Centre
This comes as the Centre looks to expedite the process, as close to 3 weeks since these trains began operating, migrants, who have been worst hit by the outbreak of COVID-19, are still taking the road to return home
India19, May 2020, 3:36 PM
Shramik special train ferries 1,552 stranded migrants from Tamil Nadu to Uttar Pradesh
It is the 5th Shramik special train from the southern district, two from Tirunelveli and one each from Tuticorin, Nagercoil and Madurai in Tamil Nadu
India16, May 2020, 3:52 PM
Migrant couple bow down to thank karmabhoomi Gujarat before boarding Shramik train to Uttar Pradesh
A video of a couple from Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh bowing down to the land of karmabhoomi Gujarat before boarding Shramik special train to their native has gone viral on social media
India15, May 2020, 1:16 PM
First special train from Delhi reaches Kerala; 7 shifted to COVID-19 care centres
The superfast train was among the special passenger trains which operated from New Delhi railway station to 15 destinations in the country including Thiruvananthapuram.