Nagpur News: Not only did the Friday evening’s rain brought nightmare to those commuting on roads it also dealt a heavy blow to the rail traffic on Nagpur-Wardha route. As many as 11 trains were cancelled while 8 others were terminated or short terminated and rest of all trains were diverted through other routes as the heavy rains washed away the ballast under the railway track between Sindi and Tuljapur stations on Nagpur-Wardha section. A small bridge was also reportedly washed away under the speedy water currents.
Senior railway officials including officers of Engineering, Mechanical, Commercial, Safety, Signal & Telecommunication and Electrical department rushed the spot last night. Six special trains packed with material like boulders, ballast, sand along with 2 accident relief trains chugged towards the spot to repair the damage.
Central Railway PRO in Nagpur PD Patil informed that more than 300 labourers have started the restoration work with the help of JCBs and other equipments. More than 300 wagons of boulders, ballast and quarry is being ferried for the restoration work. Continuous announcements were made for the information of passengers on every station over Nagpur Division, the information added
Nagpur Today gives a detailed account of the trains cancelled, terminated and diverted.
I. Mail/Passenger trains cancelled
1. 11402 Nagpur-Mumbai Nandigram Express of 20.7.13.
2. 12119 Amravati – Ajni Intercity Express of 20.7.13.
3. 51260 Nagpur – Amravati Passenger of 20.7.13.
4. 12289 Mumbai – Nagpur Duronto Express of 20.7.13
5. 12290 Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto Express of 20.7.13
6. 12140 Nagpur-Mumbai Sewagram Express of 20.7.13
7. 12136 Nagpur-Pune Express of 20.7.13.
8. 12139 Mumbai-Nagpur Sewagram express of 20.7.13.
9. 11401 Mumbai-Nagpur Express of 20.7.13.
10. 12113 Pune – Nagpur Garibrath Express of 20.7.13.
II. Mail/Exp/ trains partially cancelled:
1. 11040 Gondia – Kolhapur Maharashtra Express.
III. Mail/Exp/ Rajdhani/ Duronto trains Terminated/ Short Terminated
1. 57135 Ajni-Kazipeth passenger of 20.7.13 will run Ex. Balharshah (cancelled between Ajni – Balharshah).
2. 12160 Jabalpur-Amravati Express Short terminated at Nagpur.
3. 51285 Bhuswal-Nagpur Passenger Terminated at Badnera.
4. 57136 Kazipeth – Ajni passenger Terminated at Balharshah.
5. 12771 Secundrabad- Nagpur Terminated at Sewagram.
6. 51286 Nagpur- Bhusawal Passenger ‘ll partially cancelled between Nagpur and Badnera.
7. 11404 Kolhapur-Nagpur Terminated at Badnera and will work out as 11403 Badnera-Kolhapur on 20/07/2013.
8. 12722 Nagpur-Secundrabad Express of 20.7.13 will run Ex. Sewagram ( Cancelled between Nagpur-Balharshah )
IV. Diverted trains
A. Trains running via Nagpur,Itarsi, Khandwa, Bhusawal:
* 12834 Howrah-Ahemdabad
* 12812 Hatia-Lokmanya Tilak Terminus
* 12262 Howrah-Mumbai Express
* 12626 New Delhi – Thiruvanantpuram Kerla Express
* 12511 Gorakhpur-Thiruvanatpuram Express
* 12708 Nizamuddin-Tirupati Express
* 12860 Howrah-Mumbai Gitanjali Exp.
* 12870 Howrah-Mumbai Express.
* 12406 Nizamuddin-Bhuswal Express
* 12286 Nizamuddin-Secundrabad Express
* 16688 Jammutavi-Chennai Express
* 12430 Nizamuddin-Banglore Rajdhani Express
* 12724 New Delhi – Hydrabad AP Express
* 8877 Raipur-Nashik
* 18030 Shalimar-Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Express
* 12843 Puri-Ahemdabad Express
* 12810 Howrah-Mumbai Mail
* 12130 Howrah-Pune Azad Hind Expres
* 12906 Howrah-Porbandar Express
* 12106 Gondia-Mumbai Vidarbha Express
* 12152 Howrah-Lokmanya Tilak Terminus
* 12792 Patna-Secundrabad Express
* 12616 New Delhi-Chennai GT Express.
* 12622 New Delhi-Chennai TN Express.
* 12540 Lucknow-Yeshwantpur Express.
* 12722 Nizamuddin-Hydrabad Dakshin express.
* 12296 Patna-Banglore Express.
* 12968 Jaipur-Chennai Express
B. Trains running via Balharshah, Badnera, Bhusawal, Khandwa, Itarsi
* 12433 Chennai-Nizamudin Express
* 12269 Secundrabad-Nizamuddin
* 12803 Vishakhapatnam-Nizamuddin
* 15024 Yeshwantpur- Gorakhpur
* 12707 Tirupati-Nizamuddin
* 12590 Secundrabad-Gorakhpur Exp
* 12791 Secundrabad-Patna Express
* 17610 Poorna-Patna Express
C. Trains running via Balharshah, Gondia, Nagpur
* 12625 Thiruvanantpuram-News Delhi Kerla Exp
* 12723 Hydrabad-New Delhi AP Express
* 12615 Chennai-New Delhi GT Express
* 12611 Chennai – Nizamuddin Express.
* 12791 Secundrabad-Patna Express.
D. Trains running via Majri, Wardha, Badnera, Bhusawal, Khandwa, Itarsi
* 17610 Poorna-Patna Express via Majri, Wardha, Badnera, Bhusawal, Khandwa, Itarsi.
* 11045 Kolhapur-Dhanbad Dikshabhoomi Express
E. Trains running via Nagpur, Gondia, Raipur, Vishakhapatnam, Vijaywada Jn., Chennai
* 12644 Nizamuddin-Thiruvanantpuram Swarna Jayanti Express.
F. Trains running via Narkher to Amravati, Badnera, Wardha, Balharshah
* 12296 Patna-Banglore Sanghmitra Express.
G. Trains running via Bhusawal, Khandwa, Itarsi, Nagpur
* 12139 Mumbai-Nagpur Sewagram Express
* 12105 Mumbai-Gondia Vidarbha Express
* 12850 Pune-Bilaspur Express
* 12101 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus-Howrah Express
* 12129 Pune-Howrah Azad Hind Express
* 12809 Mumbai-Howrah Express
* 18029 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Howrah Express
* 12949 Porbandar-Santragachi Kaviguru Exp
H. Trains running via Bhusawal, Badnera, Wardha, Balharshah, Gondia
* 18406 Ahemdabad-Puri Express
I. Trains running via Bhusawal, Khandwa, Itarsi, Amla, Nagpur
* 12879 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus -Bhuvneshwar Express.
* 11039 Kolhapur-Gondia Maharashtra Express
J.Trains running via Nagpur, Narkher, Badnera
* 11454 Nagpur-Ahemdabad Prerna Express:
* 22846 Hatia-Pune Express
K.Trains running via Badnera, Narkher, Nagpur
* 12833 Ahemdabad-Howrah Express
* 12859 Mumbai-Howrah Express.
* 11039 Kolhapur-Gondia Maharashtra Express.
* 12993 Gandhidham – Puri Express
L. Trains running via Balharshah, Wardha, Badnera, Bhusawal, Khandwa, Itarsi
* 12721 Hydrabad-Nizamuddin Dakshin Express
* 12295 Secundrabad-Patna Express
* 12621 Chennai-New Delhi TN Express
* 22693 Banglore-Nizamuddin Express
* 12649 Yeshwantpur-Nizamuddin Express
* 12522 Ernakulam – Barauni Express
* 12969 Coimbtore –Jaipur Express
M. Trains running via Gondia, Balharshah
* 16327 Korba-Trivendram Central Express (South East Central Railway)
* 12222 Howrah-Pune Express via Gondia, Balharshah, Wardha, Badnera.
Helpline numbers at the following stations,
Nagpur: 0712- 2564343
Sewagram: 07152- 254798
Wardha : 07152- 240260
Ballarshah : 07172- 243869
Betul: 07141- 230783
Itarsi: 07572- 240260
Gondia: 09595- 328737