To cater the increasing demands of accommodation during the Puja holidays, Northeast Frontier Railway has decided to run special trains between Naharlagun (Itanagar) and Dekargaon (Tezpur) on an experimental basis for a period of three months w.e.f. 10-09-2015 to 30-11-2015 in addition to the normal train services between Naharlagun and Dekargaon. Accordingly, train number 05618 will leave from Naharlagun daily at 08-00 hrs. to arrive Dekargaon at 13-30hrs. While, train number 05617 will leave Dekargaon at 14-15 hrs. to arrive Naharlagun at 19-15 hrs. The train will stop at Rangapara North, Balipara, Nizchatia, Vishwanath Charali, Helem, Gohpur, Tatibahar, Harmuti and Gumto stations both ways. AC 2 tier, AC 3 tier, sleeper class and general second class accommodations are available.
This train should run upto Rangiya Junction. Then only this train will become useful.
Modi flags off two trains in Arunachal
ITANAGAR, Feb 20 – Prime Minister Narendra Modi today dedicated to the nation the 21.75-km long Harmuti-Naharlagun rail line and flagged off the Naharlagun-Delhi AC Express and the Inter-City Express between Naharlagun and Guwahati, thereby bringing the strategically located border State of Arunachal Pradesh to the country’s railway map.
Modi also inaugurated the Itanagar Water
Arunachal Pradesh NAHARLAGUN to DELHI WEEKLY AC SF EXPRESS should be converted as ORDINARY SF with Sleeper Class Coaches and ordinary common people sitting general coaches for the benefit of the common people.