Gradual Resumption of Select Train Services
New Delhi : Indian Railway plans to gradually restart passenger train services from May 12 initially with 15 pairs (30 return journeys) of trains. This passengers trains will be run as special train from New Delhi railway Station connection Dibrugarh, Agartala, Howrah, Patna, Bilaspur, Ranchi, Bhubaneswar, Secunderabad, Bengaluru, Chennai , Tirubananthapuram, Madgaon, Mumbai Central, Ahmedabad and Jammu Tawi.
Online booking for reservation in these trains will star at 4 pm on may 11, 2020. Tickets will be available only on IRCTC Railway ticket booking website. Ticket booking counters at the railway stations shall remain closed and no counter tickets (including platform tickets) shall be issued.
Indian Railways plans to gradually restart passenger train operations from 12th May, 2020, initially with 15 pairs of trains
— Ministry of Railways (@RailMinIndia) May 10, 2020
As per report, only passengers with valid confirmed tickets will be allowed to enter the railway stations. It will be mandatory for the passengers to wear face cover and undergo screening at departure and only asymptomatic passengers will be allowed to board the train.
Further details including schedule (time table) will be issued separately in due course.
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