Tender for works related to Bhildi Viramgam Gauge conversion
RAJKOT: In a major relief to passengers travelling to and from Saurashtra, the work on the 65km double tracks between Viramgam and Surendranagar is likely to be completed in four months.
"The work is under progress and it will soon be ready for operation. Once the double tracks between Viramgam and Surendranagar is ready, it will help maintain punctuality of trains coming and going from the Rajkot division. If we have double tracks, train services will not be affected while carrying out maintenance work of the tracks," Vinay Babtiwale, divisional railway manager of the Rajkot division, told TOI.
65 % of Rajkot to Ahmadabad regular passengers can utilize this as additional service.
Train No.09031 Bandra (T)-Bhuj Express will depart from Bandra(T) at 23.45 hrs on 05thNovember,2014 and will arrive Bhuj at 15.40 hrs next day.. Similarly, train no 09032 Bhuj-Bandra(T) Express will depart from Bhuj at 17.50 hrs on 06thNovember,2014 and will arrive Bandra(T) at 12.00 hrs next day.
The train will halt at Borivali, Vapi, Surat, Vadodara, Anand, Nadiad, Ahmedabad , Viramgam, Dhrangdhra, Samakhyali and Gandhidham stations in both the directions.