Railway Cancels 10 Special Trains Between 19-25 May: Details Here


The Eastern Railways on Tuesday cancelled at least 10 special trains on the routes of New Jalpaiguri, Sealdah, Puri, Kolkata, Haldibari, Silghat and Balughat till further notice due to “poor patronisation” amid the Covid-19 situation in India.

It must be noted that last month the Eastern Railway had cancelled around 16 trains operating on the routes between Howrah, Ranchi, Dhanbad, Kolkata and others.

As per the press release issued by the Eastern Railway, Sealdah-New Jalpaiguri Special will remain cancelled from May 20, New Jalpaiguri-Sealdah Special from May 21, Sealdah-Puri Special from May 9, Puri-Sealdah Special and Kolkata-Haldibari Special from May 20.

Here is the full list of trains cancelled by Eastern Railway

S. No.Train No.Train NameTo Be Cancelled From
102343Sealdah-New Jalpaiguri SpecialMay-20
202344 New Jalpaiguri-Sealdah SpecialMay-21
302201 Sealdah-Puri SpecialMay-19
402202 Puri-Sealdah SpecialMay-19
502261 Kolkata-Haldibari SpecialMay-20
602262 Haldibari-Kolkata SpecialMay-21
703181 Kolkata-Silghat SpecialMay-24
803182 Silghat-Kolkata SpecialMay-25
903063 Howrah-Balughat SpecialMay-19
1003064 Balughat-Howrah SpecialMay-19

Recently the Indian Railways has also cancelled over 60 trains till 21 May due to the Cyclone Taukate.

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Manish Khandelwal
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