The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) will run two more special trains in addition to the 10 pairs of Festival Special Trains already announced.
These two NFR trains will run weekly and will continue to run till November 28, said Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO), Subhanan Chanda.
The Special trains are – 04083/04084 Katihar-Delhi Special and 01665/01666 Agartala- Habibganj Special.
The 04084 Delhi-Katihar Special will leave Delhi at 11 on every Friday with effect from October 23, 2020 and reach Katihar at 10 pm the next day.
In the return journey, 04083 Katihar-Delhi Special will start at 11.50 pm from Katihar on every Saturday with effect
from October 24, 2020 and will reach Delhi at 10.50 pm the next day.
The 01665 Habibganj-Agartala Special will leave Habibganj at 5 pm every Wednesday with effect from October 28, 2020 and reach Agartala at 9.30 pm on Friday.
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In the return journey, 01666 Agartala-Habibganj Special will leave Agartala at 2 pm on every Saturday with effect from October 31, 2020 and reach Habibganj at 5.10 pm on Monday, the statement added.
The train will run via Naugachia, Khagaria, Begu Sarai, Barauni, Hajipur and Patliputra.
The Indian Railways have earlier announced 196 pairs as Special trains which will run from October 20 to November 30.
The CRPO also mentioned that there would be no unreserved coaches in the train.
All the passengers must download the Aarogya Setu App and follow all the safety protocols of COVID-19.
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