The Railways is all set to renew operations of fifty particular trains, halted as a result of pandemic, from June 21 with the development within the Covid-19 scenario and surge in passenger demand.
A brand new summer time particular prepare can also be being began from June 25, from Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh to Bandra Terminus in Maharashtra.
The variety of trains has been elevated progressively as per demand and business justification. From 800 mail/ categorical trains which had been in operation every day within the first week of June, passenger companies have gone as much as 983 mail/ categorical trains as on Friday, which is about 56% of the pre-Covid degree. Between June 1-18, approval to function 660 extra mail/ categorical trains has been given to the zonal railways.
The particular trains being resumed embrace the New Delhi-Kalka Shatabdi Specific, New Delhi-Dehradun Shatabdi Specific, New Delhi-Amritsar Junction Shatabdi Specific, Delhi Junction-Kotdwara Shatabdi Specific, Chandigarh-New Delhi Shatabdi Specific, Delhi Sarai Rohilla-Jammu Tawi Duronto, Mata Vaishno Devi Katra-New Delhi Sri Shakti, Kalka-Shimla Specific, Bilaspur Junction-New Delhi Specific, Jammu Tawi-Yognagari Rishikesh Specific, Lucknow-Prayagraj Sangam Specific, Chhapra-Lucknow Junction Specific and Farrukhabad-Chhapra Specific.