Bhubaneswar: The Ministry of Railways has decided to run special train between Visakhapatnam and Allahabad via Bhubaneswar, Bhadrak and Gaya from November 26 with an aim to clear extra rush of passengers.
As per an East Coast Railway (ECoR) communiqué, Visakhapatnam- Subedarganj (Allahabad) -Visakhapatnam the Suvidha Special (82851/82852) will leave Visakhapatnam at 1.50 pm on every Tuesday between November 26 to December 10 and from Subedarganj (Allahabad) at 2.30 pm on every Thursday between November 28 and December 12. Subedarganj is just 15 minutes away from Allahabad.
This train has one AC-2 tier, three AC-3 tier, seven sleeper class, three second class seating and two guard-cum-luggage vans in its composition.
This train will have stoppages at Vizianagaram, Srikakulam Road, Palasa, Brahmapur, Khurda Road, Bhubaneswar, Naraj Marthapur, Bhadrak, Balasore, Hijli, Midnapur, Bankura, Adra, Gomoh, Koderma, Gaya, Sasaram, Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay Junction, Mirzapur and Allahabad between Visakhapatnam and Subedarganj from both the directions.
Passengers have been advised to book ticket in special trains to avoid wait list in regular trains.