Hailakandi: The Kamakhya-Bangalore Humsafar Express, scheduled for inauguration in Agartala on Thursday, will be extended upto Agartala via Badarpur in the Barak Valley.
The train will have 14 coaches and will start towards Bangalore from Agartala at 5am on Thursday. There will be seven stops for the train between Agartala and Guwahati.
The stations are Ambasha, Dharmanagar, New Karimganj, Badarpur, New Haflong, Lumding and Guwahati.
Is this new train or extension ?
Excellent work by railway.
In this upcoming rail budget railway minister should extend various train service to other stations and in this way no need of new train
Another Elite Train to be Poor soon
Those who can afford this train's ticket may opt for air travel also. Would have been better to be a mixed classes train.
TVC SF got Worse with Rajdhani and others
Now Come its Humsafar
GUWAHATI, Dec 17 - In a bizarre development, which clearly reflects the lack of sensitivity of the Railway authorities towards this region, around 100 coaches meant for delivery to the Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) for catering to its various passenger needs have been illegally “requisitioned” by other zones.Repeated attempts by the Maligaon-headquartered NFR to have the coaches returned to it have borne no results so far, even as the other zones have put the coaches for their own use.
Official sources told The Assam Tribune that this development comes at a time when NFR is facing an acute shortage of railway coaches, mostly for its long-distance trains, and have sent request to the Railway Board in New Delhi for supply of as
The Supreme Shot Arrogance By Other Zones over NFR
Other zones are asked to operate daily expresses instead of biweekly or triweekly to NFR zone cities with their rakes.
GUWAHATI, Dec 20 - Riding on a 67th minute goal by Sankar Sil, NF Railway Sports Club edged past Assam Police Blues in the RG Baruah GSA Super Division Football League.At the Nehru Stadium here today, both the teams put up a spirited show but failed to break the dead-lock in the first session. It was, however, Sankar who finally found the target with a solo effort.
Today’s match: GTC vs Navajyoti.
NAGAON, Dec 14 - Under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Assam is also making progress with rest of the nation, said Union Minister of State for Railways Rajen Gohain while laying the foundation stone of a railway overbridge at Hojai recently. He added that 48 new railway overbridges will be constructed in Assam in the near future.The Railways has also taken initiatives to modernise Hojai, Lanka, Lumding, Kampur and Chaparmukh railway stations and long distance trains would be introduced from Silghat, Gohain added. He also said that long distance trains from Guwahati will run from Lumding within a short time.