New AC train to link Sasaram with Delhi
PATNA: A new weekly air-conditioned train (22410) is going to be introduced between Sasaram and Anand Vihar, Delhi, from Saturday. All the 18 bogies of this train will be AC like Garib Rath and Rajdhani Express.
Giving this information, ECR chief commercial manager (CCM) Deepak Chhabra said that the train would make its maiden run from Anand Vihar, Delhi, on Saturday at 7.15 pm and reach Sasaram next morning at 8.15 am. On its return, it will leave Sasaram on Sunday at 9.15 pm reaching Anand Vihar next morning at 11.50 am, he said, adding the train will have stoppages at Ghaziabad, Kanpur, Allahabad, Mughalsarai and Babhua Road.
The CCM said the railways has also decided to extend the run of Jammu Tavi-Sonepur Weekly Express (12491-12492) up to Muzaffarpur from Friday. It would leave Muzaffarpur at 7 am in the morning every Sunday. Besides, the run of Anand Vihar Bapudham Motihari Garib Rath (12211-12212) is also being extended up to Muzaffarpur from July 6, he said.Chhabra saidthe ECR is fully geared up to change schedule of several pairs of mail and express trains from July 1 from different divisions of the zone. The change in the arrival and departure of a few mail and express trains is, however, marginal.