Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, June 19:
To clear wait listed tickets and provide comfortable journey to the passengers, East Coast Railway (ECOR) has decided to run a weekly premium super fast special train between Bhubaneswar and New Delhi.
The train (No- 00816) in the return direction, will leave New Delhi at 1300 hours on every Monday between July 7 and September 1 and arrive at Bhubaneswar at 1105 hours on Tuesdays during the period.
The train will have stoppages at Cuttack, Adra, Gaya, Allahabad and Kanpur between Bhubaneswar and New Delhi.
Apart from this, ECoR has also decided to run one more weekly premium special train between New Jalpaigudi and Tiruchchirappalli having stoppages at Bhadrak, Bhubaneswar and Duvvada in East Coast Railway jurisdiction.
As per the schedule, 02508 New Jalpaiguri-Tiruchchirappalli weekly premium super fast special train will leave New Jalpaiguri at 2200 hours on every Monday between June 23 and July 7 via Bhubaneswar on Tuesday and arrive at Tiruchchirappalli at 2040 hours on Wednesdays.
In the return Direction, the train (No-02507) will leave Tiruchchirappalli at 0600 hours on every Thursday between June 26 and July 10 via Bhubaneswar on Friday and arrive at New Jalpaiguri at 0325 hours on Saturdays during the period.
The train will have stoppages at Asansol, Vijayawada, Gudur, Chennai Egmore and Villupuram between New Jalpaiguri and Tiruchchirappalli apart from the stoppages in ECoR jurisdiction, an ECoR release said today.