Indian Railways has canceled 16 more special trains service from 07th May, due to low occupancy amid the rising cases of coronavirus in the country.
According to a press release issued by Eastern Railways, 16 special trains are being discontinued effect from 7 May 2021.
Here is the full list of special trains that are canceled by the Eastern Railway zone due to poor occupancy:
|Train Number||Train Name||Freqency|
|02019||Howrah-Ranchi Special||Six days a week except for Sundays|
|02020||Ranchi-Howrah Special||Six days a week except for Sundays|
|03117||Kolkata-Lalgola Special||Tue, Thu, Fri and Sun|
|03118||Lalgola-Kolkata Special||Mon, Wed, Fri, and Sat|
|03501||Haldia-Asansol Special||Six days a week except for Sundays|
|03502||Asansol-Haldia Special||Six days a week except for Sundays|
It must be noted that recently the North Western Railway (NWR) has also canceled 40 trains due to the situation resulting from COVID-19 and low passenger load.