The Central Railway (CR) on Wednesday in a release said that the A Rajdhani special train will restart its operation on four days of the week between Mumbai and Hazrat Nizamuddin (Delhi)
The Central Railway had suspended its Mumbai-Delhi Rajdhani train after the outbreak of coronavirus in March 2020.
As per the release, Train number 01221 Rajdhani special will leave the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) Mumbai every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday at 4:10 pm from December 30 and will reach Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi at 11 am on the next day.
Train No. 01222 Rajdhani special will leave Hazrat Nizamuddin, Delhi at 4:55 pm on every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday from December 31 and reach CSMT on the next day at 11:50 am, the release further added.
The 19-coach train including one AC first class, five AC-2 tiers, 11 AC-3 Tier, and one pantry car will halt at Kalyan, Nasik Road, Jalgaon, Bhopal, Jhansi, and Agra Cantonment stations in both directions.
The Central Railway in the release informed that the bookings for 01221 Rajdhani special train will open on 25th December 2020 and Only passengers with confirmed tickets will be allowed to board on these special trains.
The timings of many Rajdhani Express, Shatabdi Express, and other trains were changed from December 1. Western Railway also changed the timing of some special trains and the schedule of 14 festival special trains have also been extended keeping in mind the rush of passengers.
The timings of Rajdhani and Shatabdi Express trains running from Mumbai have been revised. New Delhi Rajdhani from Mumbai Central will stop in Borivali. August Kranti Rajdhani Express will no longer stop at Andheri station.