The Indian Railways on Tuesday announced that they will operate at least 36 pairs of trains with additional coaches given a large number of bookings from across the country. Speaking to media person, a senior Indian Railways official said: “With Coronavirus case numbers decreasing, people across the country in large numbers are booking train tickets to visit their friends and family members. Seeing the rush of booking, the railways decided to operate trains with additional coaches.”
The officer added that trains with additional coaches will connect Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Assam, West Bengal, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and other states.
According to Indian Railways notification, train numbering 16210/16209 Mysore-Ajmer-Mysore train will run with additional sleeper class coaches between December 2 and January 2.
A senior Indian Railways officer told the media that Jodhpur-Delhi Sarai Rohilla-Jodhpur, Jodhpur-Bandra Terminus-Jodhpur, Bhiwani-Kanpur-Bhiwani, Bikaner-Delhi Sarai-Bikaner, Delhi Sarai-Udaipur City-Delhi Sarai, Udaipur City-Khajuraho-Udaipur City, Ajmer-Dadar-Ajmer, Kothi -Dadar-Bhagat Ki Kothi, Bikaner-Dadar-Bikaner, Barmer-Yesvantpur-Barmer and Udaipur City-Kamakhya-Udaipur trains will also be running with additional coaches.