10/80 new special trains to pass through Nagpur

Coronavirus Railways to run 80 new special trains from September 12

No blankets in AC coaches even after pandemic subsides: Railway Board chief

Reservations for these trains will start from September 10.

Yadav said the Railways will monitor all the trains now in operation to determine which ones have long waiting lists.

Yadav also said the Railways will run trains whenever there is demand from states for exams or other similar purposes.

Yadav said while the average occupancy for the existing 230 special trains was around 75% on an average, it has now increased to over 80%. "While deciding the routes we took note of some factors including the routes where the demand is high and also considered the Shramik Specials that were run to take migrant workers back to their native places".

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The Indian Railways has made a decision to run 80 new special trains from September 12 amid an increase in demand during the coronavirus pandemic, PTI reported on Saturday. It was running 115 pairs of trains.

Currently, 230 special express trains are running on various railway lines which includes 30 Rajdhani Expresses. In May, the national transporter had started 30 AC IRCTC special train services and in June, another 200 IRCTC special train services had been introduced.

The railway passengers traveling in AC Coaches will have to travel with their own blankets and bedsheets "even after the pandemic subsides", said Railway Board Chairman Vinod Kumar Yadav on Saturday.

The government says you should wait for the next train if you can't travel at a safe distance from other passengers. Our designs are ready and we are set to go.

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"Within next 3-6 months, when we get definite status of land, bullet train project completion timeframe can be worked out,"he said".

Dismissing news reports that Japanese firms were not keen on the project any longer, he said both Indian and Japanese companies were on board and urged people not to pay heed to such rumours.

"The computer-based exams will begin from December 15 for the three categories of posts and a detailed schedule will be announced very soon", Yadav said".

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