The Central Railway (CR) on Wednesday introduced that it’ll run 5 pairs of particular trains in Maharashtra beginning October 9. Whereas two of those 5 particular trains will likely be operated between Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) and Pune, one every will run on CSMT-Nagpur, CSMT-Gondia and CSTM-Solapur routes, the CR mentioned in a launch.
The strikes comes because the Maharashtra authorities has allowed to start out trains on the intra-state routes as a part of the Unlock tips launched on September 30.
The CSMT-Nagpur will likely be Duronto particular prepare, whereas others will likely be superfast specials, the CR added.
The particular trains between CSMT-Pune will halt on the common stops of Deccan Queen and Indrayni Specific, whereas the CSMT-Gondia, CSMT-Solapur and CSMT-Nagpur trains on the designated stops of Vidarbha Specific, Siddheshwar Specific and Duranto Specific, a senior railway official mentioned.
The reservation for the trains will start from October eight, the discharge mentioned.
“Solely passengers with confirmed tickets will likely be permitted to board these particular trains,” it mentioned.
The CR has appealed to the passengers to comply with all of the norms and commonplace working procedures (SOPs) associated to COVID-19 in the course of the boarding, journey and after disembarking on the vacation spot.