Bhubaneswar, Apr 2 UNI | 4 months ago

The East Coast Railway (ECoR) has decided to run a weekly Premium Super Fast Special Train between Bhubaneswar and Yesvantpur from mid April to June 2014.


ECoR sources here today said the 02845 Bhubaneswar-Yesvantpur weekly Premium Super Fast Special train will leave Bhubaneswar at 1200 hrs (noon) on every Wednesday between April 16 to June 25 and will arrive at Yesvantpur at 1100 hours on Thursdays.

In the return Direction, 02846 Yesvantpur-Bhubaneswar weekly Premium Super Fast Special will leave Yesvantpur at 2300 hrs on every Thursday between April 17 to June 26 and will arrive at Bhubaneswar at 2245 hours on Fridays during the period.

The train will run with One AC-2 tier, Four AC-3 tiers, Eleven Sleeper Class Coaches, Two Guard cum Luggage Vans and One Pantry Car in its composition having stoppages at Brahmapur, Visakhapatnam, Rajahmundry, Vijayawada, Nellore, Renigunta and Jolarpetai between Bhubaneswar and Yesvantpur.

Apart from this, ECoR has also decided to augment additional AC coaches permanently in different important trains towards different destinations of the country from its jurisdiction according to the feasibility and demands from the passengers.

The 22882/22881 Bhubaneswar-Pune-Bhubaneswar Express and 22871/22872 Bhubaneswar-Tirupati-Bhubaneswar Express will be augmented with one additional composite coach of both AC-2 and AC-3 tier coach each permanently from Bhubaneswar this month.

The 18419/18420 Puri-Darbhanga-Jaynagar-Puri Express and 22827/22828 Puri-Surat-Puri Express will also be augmented with one composite coach of both AC First and AC-3 tier coach each permanently from Puri.

Similarly, 18463/18464 Bhubaneswar-Bangalore-Bhubaneswar Prashanti Express, 12819/12820 Bhubaneswar-New Delhi-Bhubaneswar Odisha Sampark Kranti Express, 12880/12879 Bhubaneswar-LTT- Bhubaneswar bi-weekly Express and 22879/22880 hubaneswar- Tirupati-Bhubaneswar Express will be augmented with one AC-3 tier coach each permanently from April 15 onwards.

(Posted on 02-04-2014)