HOLI SPECIAL TRAIN BETWEEN NEW JALPAIGURI AND HOWRAH
To clear the extra rush of passenger, one Holi special train will run between Howrah to New Jalpaiguri and back as per details given below:
Holi special train bearing number 03059 will leave Howrah on 04-03-2015 at 23-55 hrs. to arrive New Jalpaiguri at 10-10 hrs next day. During return journey Holi special train bearing number 03060 will leave New Jalpaiguri on 05-03-2015 at 12-35 hrs. to arrive Howrah at 22-50 hrs. AC first class, AC 2 tier, AC 3 tier, sleeper class, general second class accommodation and pantry car facility are available.
SERVICES OF WEEKLY SPECIAL TRAIN EXTENDED
Service of train number 03129 / 03130 weekly special train running between Alipurduar and Kolkata via Dankuni has been extended for another five trips. Train number 03129 will leave Kolkata every Sunday from 01-03-2015 to 29-03-2015 at 22-45 hrs. to arrive Alipurduar Jn. at 13-25 hrs next day. During return journey train number 03130 will leave Alipurduar Jn. every Monday from 02-03-2015 to 30-03-2015 at 16-50 hrs. to arrive Kolkata at 08-45 hrs next day. AC 2 tier, AC 3 tier, sleeper class and general second class accommodation are available.
DIVERSION OF TRAIN SERVICES FOR IMPROVEMENT OF INFRASTRUCTURE
For undertaking modernization work to facilitate more movement of trains, work has been undertaken in the Bandel - Katwa section of Eastern railway. For this 12518 Guwahati-Kolkata Garib Rath Express scheduled to leave Guwahati on 25-02-2015 will have to be diverted via Poradanga – Gosain Gram – Nalhati – Rampurhat – Barddhaman – Bandel with stoppages at Nalhati, Ahmedpur and Barddhaman.
The following trains will also be diverted via Gumani – Rampurhat – Barddhaman – Bandel with additional stoppages at Nalhati , Ahmedpur and Barddhaman. Details below:
1)15644 Kamakhya-Puri Express scheduled to leave Kamakhya on 25th February.
2)15959 Howrah – Dibrugarh Kamrup Express scheduled to leave Howrah on 25th, 26th and 27th February.
3)15722 New Jalpaiguri – Digha Express scheduled to leave New Jalpaiguri on 27thFebruary.
4)13141 Sealdah – New Alipurduar/Haldibari Express scheduled to leave Sealdah on 26thand 27th February.
5)13145 Kolkata – Radhikapur Express scheduled to leave Kolkata on 26th, 27thand 28th February.
6)12517 Kolkata – Guwahati Garib Rath Express scheduled to leave Kolkata on 26thFebruary.
7)15721 Digha – New Jalpaiguri Express scheduled to leave Digha on 28th February.