Ranchi: Railways will function two each day trains between Jharkhand and Bihar from June 1, officers mentioned on Thursday, a day after the railways mentioned it can run 100 pairs of non-AC particular trains over and above the Shramik specials and 15 particular Rajdhani Specific made operational earlier this month.
A Jan Shatabdi Specific will function between Patna and Ranchi stations and an categorical between Tatanagar station in Jamshedpur and Danapur in Bihar will begin from the start of subsequent month. Each trains will function each day, officers of Ranchi and Chakradharpur divisions of South Japanese Railways mentioned.
In addition to the 2 trains originating and terminating from Jharkhand, three particular trains originating from West Bengal and Odisha could have stoppages in Tatanagar. These embody the New Delhi-Puri Purushottam Specific, the Howrah-CST Mumbai Mail and Howrah-Ahmedabad Specific, the officers mentioned.
Manish Kumar Pathak, senior divisional industrial supervisor of Chakradharpur railway division, mentioned: “Bookings are being accomplished solely by way of the IRCTC web site. Passengers with confirmed tickets might be allowed to enter the station premises. Solely asymptomatic passengers might be cleared to board the trains after screening by way of thermal weapons.”
Niraj Kumar, chief public relations officer of Ranchi division, mentioned: “Advance bookings of 30 days are being allowed. The response has been good thus far.”