Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) has decided to resume the services of daily express special train between Guwahati and Naharlagun from the first week of next month.
The train will run with LHB (Linke Hofmann Busch) coaches between Guwahati and Naharlagun for the benefit of short-distance travellers.
The NF Railway has also decided to run special trains between Agartala-Firozpur Cantonment and Naharlagun-Anand Vihar (T) railway stations with revised timings over Northeast Frontier Railway till further advice.
According to an NF Railway statement, Train No. 05617 Guwahati-Naharlagun express special will run daily with effect from September 1, 2021 leaving from Guwahati at 9-20 pm to reach Naharlagun at 4-45 am the nnext day.
In the return direction, Train No. 05618 Naharlagun-Guwahati express special will run daily with effect from September 2, 2021 leaving from Naharlagun at 7-50 pm to reach Guwahati at 4-25 am the next day.
Train No. 04494 Firozpur Cantonment-Agartala express special will run with effect from August 30, 2021 leaving from Firozpur Cantonment at 1-25 pm every Monday to reach Agartala at 11-00 pm the third day.
In the return direction, Train No. 04493 Agartala-Firozpur Cantonment express special will run with effect from September 2, 2021 leaving from Agartala at 3-00 pm every Thursday to reach Firozpur Cantonment at 10-40 pm the third day.
Train No. 04076 Anand Vihar (T)-Naharlagun AC express special will run two days a week – on Thursday and Sunday with effect from August 29, 2021 leaving from Anand Vihar (T) at 4-45 pm to reach Naharlagun at 6-40 am the third day.
In the return direction, Train No. 04075 Naharlagun-Anand Vihar (T) express special will run two days a week – on Tuesday and Saturday with effect from August 31, 2021 leaving from Naharlagun at 9-50 pm to reach Anand Vihar (T) at 11-30 am the third day.
The details of stoppages and timings of these trains are available on IRCTC website and are also being notified in various newspapers and social media platforms of NF Railway. Passengers are requested to see these details before undertaking their journey.
During the train journey and on arrival at their destination, the passengers will have to adhere to prevailing health protocols of the destination state.
The NF Railway authority has requested all passengers to co-operate with them and the respective state government officials in this regard.