Wednesday, 25 November 2015

ER to Run Special Trains for Rash Yatra Utsav

Our CorrespondentKolkata: To cater to the rush of pilgrims during Rash Yatra Utsav at Nabadwip Dham and Shantipur area, Eastern Railway will run one pair of EMU Special train for couple days, each between Sealdah & Shantipur station in Sealdah Division and between Bandel & Katwa station in Howrah Division.

The special train in Sealdah Division will run in the nights of 26/27 & 27/28 November, leaving Sealdah at 21:06 Hrs and departing Shantipur at 00:10 Hrs.. This train will stop at all stations en route. Moreover, for the convenience of the pilgrims visiting Shantipur and adjacent areas during the festival, 12 Up & 11 Down EMU locals will provide additional stoppage at Bathna Krittibas Halt station of Kalinarayanpur-Shantipur section for four days from 25 to 28 November.

In Howrah Division, one pair of EMU special train will be running between Bandel & Katwa stations on 25 & 26 November, for pilgrims visiting Nabadwip Dham and Dainhat area on the occasion of Rash Purnima fair. This special train will start from Bandel at 16:45 Hrs and from Katwa at 20:18 Hrs on those days and will stop at all stations en route.