Bhopal gets 16 more trains to meet festival rush
BHOPAL [Maha Media]: To meet the festive rush on various routes, Bhopal Railway has come up with 16 more Puja special trains. Out of this 12 trains will be passing through Bhopal and 4 trains will be taking halt at Itarsi.
According to schedule, 02145 Habibganj-Patna superfast puja special will be departing Habibganj on November 11, 13, 15, 17, 19, 21 and 23 while in returning train will be departing Patna on November 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22 and 24.
The train will be taking halt at Hoshangabad, Itarsi, Piparia, Jabalpur, Katni, Satna, Habibganj and other few stations from both sides. Train 01665 HabibganjAgartala-Habibganj will be running from October 28 to 31 on every Wednesday and Saturday (10 trips). The train will be taking halt at Habibganj, Hoshangabad and Itarsi stations in both directions. 02139/02140
Habibganj-Rewa-Habibganj superfast puja special will be departing Habibganj from November 10 and 17.
The train will be taking halt at Bhopal, Vidisha, Bina, Sagar, Katni, Maihar and Satna stations. Train 02132/02131 Jabalpur-PuneJabalpur superfast puja special will be running on Monday and Tuesday from October 26 to December 1.
As Navarati has started, large numbers of people are moving towards their home town. This is the peak season of railway as mostly people prefer to visit their home town on Dussehra and return back after Diwali celebration.