Central Railway has decided to restore services of superfast weekly AC special on normal fare between LTT and Karmali (Goa) to clear the extra rush of passengers during Ganpati festival. “The train will have halts en route at Thane, Panvel, Chiplun, Ratnagiri, Kankavali and Kudal. It will have a First AC, three AC 2-tier, 15 AC 3-tier and a pantry car,” said CR chief spokesperson Shivaji Sutar.
The train 01015 special will leave LTT every Thursday at 12.50 am from September 2 till further advice and arrive at Karmali at 12.20 pm same day. The train 01016 special will leave Karmali at 1 pm every Thursday from September 2 onwards, , an official said