SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY
Press Release No. 133 Dt. 04.10.2018
TRAIN SERVICES EXTENDED
The Services of Train No. 06579 / 06580 Yesvantpur - Visakhapatnam - Yesvantpur Weekly Tatkal Express Special will be extended up to 09.11.2018 from Yesvantpur and up to 11.11.2018 from Visakhapatnam to Clear the extra rush of passengers as detailed below.
Train No.06579 / 06580 Yesvantpur - Visakhapatnam - Yesvantpur Weekly Tatkal Express Special: -
Train No. 06579 Yesvantpur - Visakhapatnam Weekly Tatkal Express Special will leave Yesvantpur at 18:35 hrs on Friday and reach Visakhapatnam at 14:35 hrs on the next day. The first Service of the Train from Yesvantpur will commence on 12.10.2018 and the last service was given earlier on 26.10.2018 will be extended up to 09.11.2018 (Total: 05 Trips).
In the return direction, Train No. 06580 Visakhapatnam - Yesvantpur Weekly Tatkal Express Special will leave Visakhapatnam at 13:45 hrs on Sunday and reach Yesvantpur at 09:05 hrs on the next day. The first Service of the Train from Visakhapatnam will commence on 14.10.2018 and the last service was given earlier on 28.10.2018 will be extended up to 11.11.2018 (Total: 05 Trips).
The Train will have stoppages at Banasawadi, Krishnarajapuram, Whitefield, Bangarpet, Kuppam, Jolarpettai, Katpadi, Renigunta, Guduru, Nellore, ongole, Chirala, Tenali, Vijayawada, Eluru, Rajahmundry, samalkot, Ankapalle and Duvvada in both directions.
The train will have a composition of ONE 2 Tier AC Coach, THREE 3 Tier AC Coaches, NINE Second Class Sleeper Coaches, TWO Second Class Sitting cum Luggage Vans.
DIVERSION OF TRAIN
Train No. 12510 Guwahati - Bengaluru Cantonment Express commencing journey from Guwahati on 07.10.2018, 14.10.2018, 21.10.2018, 28.10.2018, 04.11.2018, 11.11.2018, 18.11.2018, 25.11.2018 and 02.12.2018 will be diverted to run from New Farakka via Azimganj, Katwa, Bandel with stoppages at Azimganj, Katwa, Bandel due to traffic block for technical work on down line between Bhedia and Noadar Dhal on three days i.e Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays in a week from 05.10.2018 to 09.12.2018.
Chief Public Relations Officer