Published On : Thu, Feb 26th, 2015

Special train on Holi between Mumbai and Nagpur to ease festive rush

Nagpur:  Railways will run a special train between LTT Mumbai and Nagpur and back to ease festive rush on Holi. Train number 01017 will depart from LTT Mumbai on March 5 (Thursday) at 12:45 am and reach Nagpur on the same day at 3 pm, a release from Nagpur division, Central Railway, said here today.

It will touch Badnera at 11:20 am, Dhamangaon at 12 noon, Pulgaon at 12:18 pm and Wardha at 12:45 pm before reaching Nagpur at 3 pm.

Similarly, train number 01018 will start from Nagpur at 9:15 pm (March 5) and arrive at LTT the next day (Friday, March 6) at 1:10 pm.

It will reach Wardha at 10:50 pm, Pulgaon at 11:20 pm, Dhamangaon at 11:40 pm and Badnera 12:35 am before arriving at destination LTT at 1:10 pm.

The train will stop at Thane, Kalyan, Igatpuri, Nashik Road, Manmad, Jalgaon, Bhusaval, Malkapur, Akola, Badnera, Dhamangaon, Pulgaon and Wardha in both directions.

The train will have 18 coaches including one 2AC, two 3AC, seven sleeper coaches and six general unreserved coaches, it added.