Indian Railways’ Central Railway zone has recently vinyl wrapped a 12 coach local train with awareness message regarding coronavirus(Covid-19). The move is aimed at spreading awareness among the railway passengers about the various precautions that one need to take to be safe from the coronavirus. Central Railway in a statement said that, “It is move to spread the awareness message to sensitise Mumbaikars to prevent coronavirus infection". One... more...
rake of the Mumbai local train with awareness message has been put into service today. Central Railway zone has said that five more rakes of local trains will be put in to the operations with awareness message in the coming days. Central Railway also decided to cancel some popular trains originating from Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur, Bhusawal and Nagpur. The cancellation will come into effect from Wednesday. The trains cancelled by the CR included Mumbai-Pune Deccan Express, Mumbai-Nagpur Nandigram Express, Mumbai-Pune Pragati Express, CSMT-Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express, LTT- Nizamabad Express and Bhusaval-Nagpur Express. Here is the full list of trains cancelled by the Central Railway: Train No-11007 Mumbai-Pune Deccan Express from 19.3.2020 to 31.3.2020 Train No- 11008 Pune-Mumbai Deccan Express from 18.3.2020 to 30.3.2020 Train No- 11201 LTT-Ajni Express on 23.3.2020 and 30.3.2020 Train No-11202 Ajni-LTT Express on 20.3.2020 and 27.3.2020 Train No- 11205 LTT-Nizamabad Express on 21.3.2020 and 28.3.2020 Train No-11206 Nizamabad-LTT Express on 22.3.2020 and 29.3.2020 Train No- 22135/22136 Nagpur-Rewa Express on 25.3.2020 Train No- 11401 Mumbai-Nagpur Nandigram Express from 23.3.2020 to 1.4.2020 Train No-11402 Nagpur-Mumbai Nandigram Express from 22.3.2020 to 31.3.2020 Train No- 11417 Pune-Nagpur Express on 26.3.2020 and 2.4.2020 Train No- 11418 Nagpur-Pune Express on 20.3.2020 and 27.3.2020 Train No- 22139 Pune-Ajni Express on 21.3.2020 and 28.3.2020 Train No-22140 Ajni-Pune Express on 22.3.2020 and 29.3.2020 Train No- 12117/12118 LTT-Manmad Express from 18.3.2020 to 31.3.2020 Train No- 12125 Mumbai-Pune Pragati Express from 18.3.2020 to 31.3.2020 Train No- 12126 Pune-Mumbai Pragati Express from 19.3.2020 to 1.4.2020 Train No- 22111 Bhusaval-Nagpur Express from 18.3.2020 to 29.3.2020 Train No- 22112 Nagpur-Bhusaval Express from 19.3.2020 to 30.3.2020 Train No- 11307/11308 Kalaburagi-Secunderabad Express from 18.3.2020 to 31.3.2020 Train No- 12262 Howrah-Mumbai Duranto Express on 24.3.2020 and 31.3.2020 Train No- 12261 Mumbai-Howrah Duranto Express on 25.3.2020 and 1.4.2020 Train No- 22221 CSMT-Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express on 20, 23, 27 and 30.3.2020 Train No- 22222 Nizamuddin-CSMT Rajdhani Express on 21, 24, 26 and 31.3.2020 Train No- 82355 Patna – CSMT Mumbai Suvidha Train from 18.3.2020 to 31.3.2020 Train No-82356 CSMT Mumbai – Patna Suvidha Train from 20.3.2020 to 31.3.2020 Train No- 02111 Solapur – Nagpur Superfast Weekly Special on 22.3.2020 and 29.3.2020 Train No-02112 Nagpur – Solapur Superfast Weekly Special on 23.3.2020 and 30.3.2020 Train No- 02113 Solapur – Nagpur Superfast Weekly Special on 19.3.2020 and 26.3.2020 Train No 02114 Nagpur – Solapur Superfast Weekly Special on 20.3.2020 and 27.3.2020 Western Railway has decided to cancel 35 trips of 10 train services due to low occupancy arriving out of COVID-19 Here is the full list of trains cancelled by the Western Railway: Train No.12227 Mumbai Central – Indore Duronto Express cancelled on 21st, 26th& 28th March 2020. Train No.12228 Indore - Mumbai Central Duronto Express cancelled on 22nd, 27th& 29th March 2020. Train No.22923 Bandra (T) – Jamnagar Humsafar Express cancelled on 21st, 23rd, 25th, 28th& 30th March, 2020. Train No.22924 Jamnagar - Bandra (T) Humsafar Express cancelled on22nd, 24th, 26th, 29th& 31st March, 2020. Train No.12239 Mumbai Central - Jaipur Duronto Express cancelled on 22nd, 24th, 29th& 31st March, 2020. Train No.12240 Jaipur - Mumbai Central Duronto Express cancelled on 24th, 26th, 31st March 2nd April, 2020. Train No.22209 Mumbai Central – New Delhi Duronto Express cancelled on 23rd, 27th& 30th March, 2020. Train No.22210 New Delhi - Mumbai Central Duronto Express cancelled on 21st, 24th, 28th& 31st March, 2020. Train No.19317 Indore – Puri Humsafar Express cancelled on 21st&28th March, 2020. Train No.19318 Puri - Indore Humsafar Express cancelled on25th March & 1st April, 2020. Coronavirus update: Indian Railways to use special dryers to clean used linens CR cancels 23 trains citing Covid-19 preventive measures, non-occupancy
The temperature setting in AC coaches will be set to summer settings of 23-25 deg C (click here )_As AC is risky due to Corona, IR should begin non AC 1st Class & non AC 2 tier class , non AC Executive Chair Car.
Mar 29 2020 (09:26) But one thing the trains should start from April 15th as the threat will not be over it may continue for long upto May end or june If trains and buses run social Distancing cannot be observed and they will be large scale exodus from cities to villages and one case is enough to damage the locality as there is no proof China has stopped travel all over country for 2 months and now restoring phase wise
Instead creating new classes all AC coaches can be locked and only SL and GS can be run. But one thing the trains may not start from April 15th as the threat will not be over it may continue for long upto May end or june. If trains and buses run social Distancing cannot be observed and they will be large scale exodus from cities to villages and one case is enough to damage the locality as there is no proof of testing. China has stopped travel all over country for 2 months and now restoring phase wise.
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