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No advance Unreserved railway ticket temporarily

The issuing of advance railway tickets in booking offices through unreserved ticketing system has been stopped temporarily. According to the Railways, the decision has been taken in view of the passenger fare revision that will come into effect from April 1.

PERMANENT AUGMENTATION OF AJMER- CHANDIGARH GARIB RATH EXPRESS

For the convenience of rail passengers, Railways have decided to augment the train no. 12983/12984 Ajmer- Chandigarh- Ajmer Garib Rath Express train with Two A.C. 3 Tier coach on permanent basis from 1.4.2012 from Ajmer and from 2.4.2012 fromChandigarh

New MEMU Service between Falaknuma and Bhongir to be flagged off

As announced in Railway Budget 2011-12, South Central Railway will introduce Falaknuma-Bhongir-Falaknuma MEMU Train services at 11 00 hrs o­n 31st March, 2012 from Falaknuma Railway Station.

The inaugural run of Train No. 67290 Falaknuma-Bhongir MEMUtrainwill be flagged off by Shri Asaduddin Owaisi, Hon’ble Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) at 11.00 hrs on 31st March, 2012 at Falaknuma Railway Station in the presence of other Public representatives, dignitories and senior railway officials. Continue reading New MEMU Service between Falaknuma and Bhongir to be flagged off

WR adds extra Coaches

For the convenience of passengers and to clear extra rush, extra coaches have been attached in following trains of Western Railway on temporary basis :

Sr.No. Train No. From To Coach Date Of Augumentation
1 19132 Bhuj Bandra Terminus One First AC from 01/04/2012 to 30/04/2012
2 19116 Bhuj Bandra Terminus One First AC from 01/04/2012 to 30/04/2012
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New Kacheguda – Nizamabad DEMU Train Services

As announced in Railway Budget 2011-12, South Central Railway has introduced Kacheguda-Nizamabad-Kacheguda DEMU Passenger Trains from today Ie., 25thMarch, 2012.
Accordingly, the inaugural run of Kacheguda-Nizamabad DEMU Passenger train was flagged off by Shri M. Anjan Kumar Yadav, Hon’ble Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) today ie., 25thMarch, 2012 at Kacheguda Railway Station in the presence of Shri G. Kishan Reddy, Hon’ble MLA, other Dignitaries and Public Representatives. Continue reading New Kacheguda – Nizamabad DEMU Train Services

Budget 2012 – 2013 | HIGHLIGHTS

 Finance minister Pranab Mukherjee presented India’s budget on Friday for the coming financial year.

APPROACH TO THE BUDGET

* For Indian economy, recovery was interrupted this year due to intensification of debt crises in Euro zone, political turmoil in Middle East, rise in crude oil price and earthquake in Japan.

* GDP is estimated to grow by 6.9 per cent in 2012-13, after having grown at 8.4 per cent in preceding two years.

* India however remains front runner in economic growth in any cross-country comparison. Continue reading Budget 2012 – 2013 | HIGHLIGHTS

FTING OF SOME WR TRAINS FROM MUMBAI CENTRAL UPTO 24TH MARCH TO OTHER STATIONS

The yard remodeling work at Mumbai Central for the extension of platforms to accommodate 24 coaches trains is going to be finished by 24th March, 2012. Some Mail/Express and Passenger trains will remain shifted to Dadar, Bandra Terminus and Andheri stations temporarily upto 24th March, 2012.

Accordingly, train no. 12902 Mumbai Cerntral-Ahmedabad Gujarat Mail and train no. 59442 Ahmedabad-Mumbai Central Passenger will be terminated at Dadar while train no. 59441 Mumbai Central-AhmedabadPassenger will start form Dadar instead of Mumbai Central during this period. Continue reading FTING OF SOME WR TRAINS FROM MUMBAI CENTRAL UPTO 24TH MARCH TO OTHER STATIONS

WR to run Ahmedabad-Madgaon Weekly AC Summer Special Train

For the convenience of passengers, WR will run a weekly summer special train between Ahmedabad and Madgaon during the summer vacations.

Train No.09414 Ahmedabad-Madgaon Weekly AC Special train will leave Ahmedabad o­n every Wednesday at 16.15 hrs to reach Madgaon at 13.15 hrs the next day from 4th April to 6th June, 2012. Similarly, Continue reading WR to run Ahmedabad-Madgaon Weekly AC Summer Special Train

WESTERN RAILWAY TO RUN SPECIAL TRAIN BETWEEN VALSAD AND JODHPUR

For the convenience of passengers, WR will run special train between Valsad and Jodhpur during the summer vacations.

Train No.09053 Valsad – Jodhpur Weekly Special will leave Valsad at 22.40 hrs o­n every Tuesday from 3rd April, 2012 to 26th June, 2012 and reach Jodhpur at 15.00 hrs, the next day. Similarly, in return direction Train No. 09054 Jodhpur – Valsad Weekly Special will leave Jodhpur at 16.30 hrs o­n every Wednesday from 4th April, 2012 to 27th June, 2012 and reach Valsad at 09.30 hrs, the next day.

Continue reading WESTERN RAILWAY TO RUN SPECIAL TRAIN BETWEEN VALSAD AND JODHPUR

INTRODUCTION OF NEW SUBURBAN SERVICES IN CHENNAI

Five new EMUs will be introduced in Chennai – Tiruvallur and Chennai – Gummidipundi corridor at a function to be held at Chennai Central at 15.30 hrs. on 18.3.2012. Thiru Saidai V. Duraisamy, Worshipful Mayor of Chennai will flag off the inaugural EMU between Chennai Central – Tiruvallur at the function which will be presided over by Thiru Dayanidhi Maran, Hon’ble M.P. Tmt. Vasanthi Stanley,Thiru T.K. Rangarajan & Thiru N. Balaganga, Hon’ble M.Ps, Thiru K. Nallathambi, M.L.A. and other dignitaries will be present on the occasion. Continue reading INTRODUCTION OF NEW SUBURBAN SERVICES IN CHENNAI

Special Train from Secunderabad – Bhubaneshwar

In order to clear the extra rush of traffic, South Central Railway will run a special train from Secunderabad to Bhubaneshwar tomorrow i.e. 16th March 2012 as per the following schedule.

Train No.07016 Secunderabad – Bhubaneshwar Special will depart Secunderabad at 07.30 hrs. o­n 16th March 2012 and arrive Bhubaneshwar at 03.00 hrs.

Continue reading Special Train from Secunderabad – Bhubaneshwar

Opening of Deoghar – Chandan B G New Line

Newly Constructed Broad GaugeLine,Deoghar – Chandan Section will be opend on 15.03.2012.With the opening of Newly Constructed Broad GaugeLine,one pair of Passenger Trains will be introduced and will run as Train No.53581 /53582 on 15/03/2012   Jasidih – Deoghar -  Chandan Section as per the following Time Table mentioned below :

Train No.53581

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WR INTRODUCES NEW WEEKLY AC EXPRESS BETWEEN AHMEDABAD-YESHVANTPUR VIA VASAI ROAD & AHMEDABAD-VARANASI

Train No.19406/19405 Ahmedabad – Yeshvantpur AC Weekly Express

The inaugural service of this train will be run as Train No.09406 Ex Ahmedabad o­n 18/3/2012 at 13.30 hrs to reach Yeshvantpur at 23.50 hrs o­n Monday. In its regular service, 19406 Ahmedabad – Yeshvantpur AC Weekly Express will depart from Ahmedabad at 21.40 hrs o­n every Saturday from 24/03/2012 and will arrive at Yeshvantpur at 06.40 hrs o­n Monday. In its return journey, Train No. 19405 Yeshvantpur – Ahmedabad AC Weekly Express will leave Yeshvantpur at 10.45 hrs o­n every Monday from 26/03/2012 to reach Ahmedabad at 19.20 hrs o­n Tuesday. It consists of IAC, AC 2-tier, AC 3-tier coaches. It will halt at Anand, Vadodara, Ankleshwar, Surat, Vapi, Vasai Road, Kalyan, Lonavala, Pune, Solapur, Bijapur, Bagalkot, Badami, Gadag, Hubli, Devangere & Arsikere in both the directions.

Train No.19407/19408 Ahmedabad-Varanasi Weekly Express
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SCR to Run Twenty Five Weekly Special Trains Between Hyderabad and Ferozpur

In order to clear extra rush of passengers during Summer Season, South Central Railway will run twenty five weekly special trains between Hyderabad and Ferozpur as per the following schedule:-

Train No. 07137 Hyderabad-Ferozpur Weekly Special Train will depart Hyderabad at 10.15 hrs o­n Tuesdays ie o­n., 3rd,10th 17th, 24thApril, 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd\ , 29thMay, 5th, 12th , 19th , and 26thJune 2012 and arrive Ferozpur at 03. 30 hrs o­n Thursdays.
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Western Railway Introduces New Mumbai Central-New Delhi Bi-weekly Duronto Express and Bandra(T)-Chandigah Superfast Weekly Express

Western Railway will introduce two new trains i.e. train No. 22209/22210 Mumbai Central-New Delhi Bi-weekly AC Duronto Express and 22451/22452 Bandra(T)-Chandigarh weekly Superfast Express trains.

Train No. 22209/22210 Mumbai Central-New Delhi Bi-weekly AC Duronto Express train

Continue reading Western Railway Introduces New Mumbai Central-New Delhi Bi-weekly Duronto Express and Bandra(T)-Chandigah Superfast Weekly Express

Railways Budget Announcement | 2012 – 2013 | Salient features | South Central Railways

Shri G N Asthana, General Manager, South Central Railway held a Press Meet today, i.e.,
14th March 2012 at Rail Nilayam, Secunderabad in connection with the Railway Budget 2012-13 presented by Shri Dinesh Triwedi, Hon’ble Minister for Railways in the Parliamenttoday.1)The GM stated that this Railway Budget is exceptionally good as this will improve Railway’s financial position and generates surplus for developmental works.This Budget is also noteworthy for the fact that as many as 15 of the 75 Mail/Express which are to be introduced will originate from S.C.Railway.Another 10 would pass through this Railway.Thus, 1/3rd of the total Mail/Express trains to be introduced during the next Financial Year would be passing through S.C.Railway. Allotment of such high percentage of trains for SCR has never been done in the past.2)

Continue reading Railways Budget Announcement | 2012 – 2013 | Salient features | South Central Railways

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