MBNS News, Raipur At the end of the lockdown, trains of different routes gradually started running. Nine months later, five trains connecting Rajasthan and UP with Chhattisgarh have been announced. It has been decided to run weekly stick trains from Bilaspur-Bikaner and Bilashpur-Bhagat to Rajasthan. Traveling to many cities in Rajasthan including Jaipur and Jodhpur will now be easier.
The Bilaspur-Bhagat Kothi will now start on January 11 after the start of the first train. Ticket booking has started for passengers traveling by train. Similarly, train facilities connecting many cities in UP are also going to be introduced for passengers. The two trains will run twice a week from Durg-Kanpur to Durg-Nutanva. A train will travel from Allahabad-Varanasi to Nautanbha.
The second train will run through Faizabad-Ayodhya route. These trains will benefit a huge number of passengers as soon as they start. Timetables of all trains have been issued.
Durg-Nutanwa facility from 13: Durg-Nautanva will run a bi-weekly special train. Train No. 08201 Durg-Nutanva will run every Wednesday and Friday from January 13 and Train No. 08202 Natanva-Durg will run next Friday and Sunday from January 15 until further notice.
Durg-Natanva will leave the fort at 8.10 pm and reach Raipur station at 8.50 pm. The return train will leave Nautanwa at 11.30 am and reach Raipur at 11.55 am the next day. It will have 3 generals, 7 sleepers, 6 AC-3s, 1 AC-II and 1 AC-one cum AC-II coaches.
Trains will run on different days
Bilaspur-Bikaner and Bilaspur-Bhagat Kothi will be run as special trains. These two trains will run on different days. These trains will run two days a week. Bilaspur-Bikar special bi-weekly special train is being run.
This train has started from Bilaspur. Similarly, this train will leave Bikaner on 12 January. The number 08245 will run from Bilaspur to Bikaner every Thursday and Saturday. After leaving Bilaspur, the train will reach Raipur at 8.05 pm. Similarly, the number 08246 will run from Bikaner to Bilaspur every Sunday and Tuesday.
Operating until next instruction
There is no set date for running both trains. The Bilaspur-Bhagat Kothi special train will run from Bilaspur on January 11 and Bhagat Kothi from January 14. This train will run till further instructions from the railway administration. Accordingly, the timetable of these trains has also been published.
Bhagat Kothi from Bilaspur with number 08403 will run every Tuesday and Monday. This train will reach Raipur at 8.05 pm. Similarly, every Thursday and Saturday the fan house will run from Bilaspur to Bilaspur with number 08244. The next day the train will reach Raipur at 8 am. This train will have 5 AC-3, 2 AC-2, 7 sleepers and 4 general coaches.
Leaving Durg-Kanpur on Sunday, a lot of passengers left
The additional bi-weekly special train between Durg-Kanpur will be run with the number 08203. This train will run every Sunday and Tuesday. On Sunday, the train leaves on the first day and carries lots of passengers. Similarly, Kanpur-Durg with number 08204 will run every Monday and Wednesday from next Monday to 11th January. Further it will leave the fort at 8.10 pm and reach Raipur station at 8.50 pm.
From here it will go to Tilda, Bhatapara, Usalapur, Pendor, Anuppur, Shahdal Kanpur. The train from the opposite direction will leave at 5.40 pm and reach Raipur at 11.55 am the next day. It will have 3 generals, 7 sleepers, 6 AC-3s, 1 AC-II and 1 AC-one cum AC-II coaches.
Will run weekly for three rounds
Another train from Durg-Nautanwar will currently run for three rounds. This train number 08205 will run every Thursday from 14 to 28 January. Similarly, train number 08206 Nautanwa-Durg will run every Saturday from 16 to 30 January.
This train will reach Raipur at 8:30 pm and will go to Natanva via Tilda, Bhatapara, Usalapur, Pendra Road, Anuppur, Shahdal, Umaria. It will have 23 coaches including 3 generals, 13 sleepers, 3 AC-3s and 2 AC-2 coaches.