To cope up with the expected rush of passengers during ensuing Puja festival, Eastern Rly will run six Durga Puja special trains between Kolkata & Indore.
Eastern Railway to run six Durga Puja Special trains between Kolkata and Indore
To cope up with the expected rush of passengers during ensuing Puja festival, Eastern Railway will run six Durga puja special trains between Kolkata & Indore via Dankuni. As a result, 3648 additional berths will be generated for the travelling public.
Traom No. 09312 Kolkata – Indore Durga Puja special (Weekly) will leave Kolkata station at 6.00 hrs on 19.9.2017, 26.9.2017 & 3.10.2017 and 09311 Indore – Kolkata Puja special (Weekly) will leave Indore station at 11.35 hrs on 17.9.2017, 24.9.2017 & 1.10.2017.
The special train will have sleeper class and air-conditioned accommodation.
It may be mentioned that, besides above, 106 Puja specials have been already declared by this railway this year for different directions between Sealdah & Ajmer, Sealdah & Anand Vihar, Howrah & Raxaul, Kolkata & Chhapra, Asansol & Patna, Malda Town & Haridwar, Kolkata & Lucknow and Howrah & Jammu Tawi with generation of 77,772 berths & 4320 seats for the passengers.