September 4, 2020 11:47:00 pm
The Western Railways will run 4 special trains for candidates attending entrance examinations of the National Defence Academy (NDA) and Naval Academy (NA) on Mumbai-Ahmedabad, Somnath-Ahmedabad, Pune-Ahmedabad and Patan-Ahmedabad routes on September 5. This is within the wake of normal trains being cancelled as a result of Covid-19 pandemic.
According to officers of the Western Railways, the candidates of NDA and NA will probably be allowed to board the trains after displaying their name letters. All coaches of those trains will probably be absolutely reserved.
The special trains are practice quantity 09081/0902 Mumbai Central-Ahmedabad-Mumbai Central Superfast special, which is able to depart from Mumbai Central at 9.35 pm on Saturday and attain Ahmedabad subsequent day at 5.30 am.
On return, this practice will depart from Kalupur railway station in Ahmedabad at 10:10 pm on September 6 and attain Mumbai subsequent day at 6.05 am. The practice can have third AC, Sleeper and General coaches and can halt at Vadodara, Bharuch, Surat, Palghar and Boriwali.
Train quantity 09201/09202 Somnath-Ahmedabad-Somnath Superfast Special will go away Somnath at 9.25 pm on September 5 and attain Ahmedabad subsequent day at 5 am.
On return, the practice will go away Ahmedabad on September 6 round 10.10 pm and attain Somnath subsequent day at 5.35 am. This practice can even have Third AC, Sleeper and General coaches and can halt at Junagadh, Bhaktinagar, Rajkot, Surendranagar and Viramgam.
Train quantity quantity 09401/09402 Patan-Ahmedabad-Patan Demu passenger Special will go away Patan on September 6 at 5.30 am and attain Ahmedabad 08. 05 am. The practice will go away Ahmedabad at 6 pm and attain Patan at 8.20 pm on September 6. The practice with 12 coaches will halt at Mehsana, Kalol, Gandhinagar and Sabarmati.
Train quantity 01145/01146 Pune-Ahmedabad-Pune Superfast Special will go away Pune at 5.30 pm on September 5 and attain Ahmedabad subsequent day at 5.35 am. The practice will go away Ahmedabad at 8.15 pm on September 6 and attain Pune subsequent day at 8 am. The practice can have sleeper coaches and can halt at Lonavala, Kalyan, Vasai highway, Surat and Vadodara.
“All candidates will have to maintain social distancing in the trains as per the government guidelines. They will have to carry sanitisers and masks,” officers mentioned.
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