It has been decided that the practice of pasting of Reservation Charts on train coaches will be discontinued with effect from 16th October, 2017.
To clear extra rush of passengers during Chhath and Diwali Festival South Eastern Railway will run nine pairs of special trains between Howrah and Ranchi.
To clear extra rush of passengers during Festival, N R has decided to run Puja Special Trains between Anand Vihar Termina & Howrah and Ramnagar &Howrah.
South Central Railway – To clear extra rush of passengers, two special trains will run between Thiruvananthapuram Central – Howrah.
Special fare special train will be run to clear the extra rush of traffic due to dislocation of train services caused by heavy rains & flooding.
To clear extra rush of passengers during Ganpathi Puja, 3 special trains will be run between Bengaluru &Howrah & Bengaluru Cant – Malda Town.
To clear extra rush of passengers, Central Railway will run one AC Superfast special train from Pune to Howrah. The details of the train.
South Eastern Railway – It has been decided to introduce another Weekly Humsafar Express between Howrah and Vijayawada on and from 17.06.2017.
Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister of Railways flagged off the inaugural service of Train No.02878 Ernakulam-Howrah Antyodaya Special Express.