SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY
Press Release No. 253 Dt. 03.03.2019
FLAGGING OFF OF INAUGURAL TRAIN SERVICE on NEW RAILWAY LINE BETWEEN CHIKKABANEKAL AND GANGAVATHI
South Western Railway is pleased to introduce train service on new Railway Line between Chikkabanekal and Gangavathi.
Shri D V Sadananda Gowda, Hon’ble Minister of Statistics & Programme Implementation and Chemicals & Fertilizers will flag off the inaugural Passenger Special
at 11:30 hrs on 04.03.2019 from Gangavathi. The inaugural passenger special with Train No. 06930 will run up to Chikkabenkal to open timings.
The regular services of Train No. 06927 / 06928 Hubballi – Gangavathi – Hubballi Passenger Special will commence from 05.03.2019.
Train No. 06927 Hubballi – Gangavathi Passenger Special will depart from Hubballi at 10:00 hrs and arrive at Gangavathi at 13:50 hrs.
Enroute the train will arrive / depart Sisvinhalli Halt-10:25/10:26 hrs, Annigeri-10:40/10:41, Hulkoti-10:50/10:51 hrs, Gadag-11:10/11:12 hrs, Harlapur-11:30/11:31 hrs, Banni Koppa-11:44/11:45 hrs, Bhanapur-11:54/11:55 hrs, Koppal-12:05/12:07 hrs, Ginigera-12:14/12:16 hrs, Budagumpa-12:29/12:30 hrs, Jabbalgudda Halt-12:44/12:45 hrs and Chikkabenakal-13:09/13:10 hrs.
In the return direction 06928 Gangavathi – Hubballi Passenger Special will depart from Gangavathi at 14:30 hrs and arrive Hubballi at 19:30 hrs.
Enroute the train will arrive / depart Chikkabenakal-14:45/14:46 hrs, Jabbalgudda Halt-15:00/15:01 hrs, Budagumpa-15:15/15:16 hrs, Ginigera-15:30/15:32 hrs, Koppal-15:46/15:48 hrs, Bhanapur-16:01/16:02 hrs, Banni Koppa-16:11/16:12 hrs, Harlapur-16:29/16:30 hrs, Gadag-17:00/17:02 hrs, Hulkoti-17:24/17:25 hrs, Annigeri-17:44/17:45 and Sisvinhalli Halt-18:03/18:05 hrs.
Chief Public Relations Officer