East Coast Railways (ECoR) informed on Friday the plans of the Railways to run several special trains through its jurisdiction to meet the festive season rush this year.
A weekly Special train via Sambalpur, Titlagarh & Rayagada will leave Hatia every Thursday between October 4 and November 29 and will arrive at Yesvantpur the next day. The train will start its return journey from Yesvantpur on every Saturday between October 6 and December 1 and arrive at Hatia on Sundays.
A weekly Special train via Cuttack, Bhubaneswar & Bhadrak will leave Hyderabad on October 22 and October 29 (both Mondays) and will arrive at Santragachhi the next days. It will leave Santragachhi on Wednesdays on October 24 and October 31 and arrive at Hyderabad on the following Thursdays.
Visakhapatnam-Nanded-Visakhapatnam weekly Special train will leave Visakhapatnam every Tuesday between September 25 and December 25 and will arrive at HS Nanded the next day. In the return direction, this train will leave HS Nanded every Wednesday between October 26 and December 26 and arrive at Visakhapatnam the following day.