In order to clear extra rush of passengers, 16 weekly express tatkal special trains between Yesvantpur and Visakhapatnam for Pongal Festival and Sankranthi 2017 will be run as per the details given below:
Accordingly, Train No. 06579 Yesvantpur-Visakhapatnam Weekly Tatkal special trian will depart Yesvantpur at 18:35 hrs on 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th January, 2017(Friday) and 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th February, 2017 and arrive Visakhapatnam at 14:35 hrs on the next day.
In the return direction, Train No. 06580 Visakhapatnam-Yesvantpur Weekly Tatkal special train will depart Visakhapatnam at 13:45 hrs on 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th January, 2017 and 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th February, 2017 (Sunday) and arrive Yesvantpur at 09:05 hrs on the next day.
Enroute, these special trains will stop at Banasavadi, Krishnarajapuram, Whitefield, Bangarpet, Kuppam, Jollarpettai, Katpadi, Renigunta, Gudur, Nellore, ongole, Chirala, Tenali, Vijayawada, Eluru, Rajahmundry, Samalkot, Anakapalle and Duvvada stations in both the directions.
These special trains will consist of 13 coaches viz., one AC II Tier, two AC III Tier, eight Sleeper Class and two Luggage cum Brake Van coaches.