In view of the crowds on the occasion of Mahaparva Chhath Puja (Chhath Puja 2020) of folk faith in Bihar, the Railways has decided to run two MEMU trains from November 19 to November 30, taking care of the facilities of the passengers. Apart from this, it has also been decided to run 6 pairs of Pooja Special trains. Railways has made complete preparations for this.
MEMU Passenger trains between Darbhanga to Patna and Saharsa to Patna of Samastipur Railway Division will be operated daily from 19 November to 30 November. Railways have released the time table of MEMU trains. Travelers can travel in these trains by taking tickets through an unreserved counter or mobile app.
At the same time, Chhath Puja special trains will be operated from Darbhanga, Jayanagar, Raxaul and Muzaffarpur of Howrah, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Udhna of the rail division. The time table for opening and passing trains from different stations has also been released. To travel in these trains, it will be mandatory for the passengers to follow the guidelines issued for Kovid-19. Also, violation of security rules can also be punished.
The timetable of MEMU Special Passenger trains Train No. 03357 Darbhanga to Patna MEMU Special Passenger train will open from Darbhanga at 15:00 and reach Samastipur at 16:15. This train will open from Samastipur at 16:20 and stop at Muzaffarpur, Hajipur, Pataliputra station and reach Patna at 21:30 in the night. Similarly, train number 03358 MEMU Special Passenger train will open from Patna at 7 am and stop at Pataliputra, Hajipur, Muzaffarpur, Samastipur and reach Darbhanga station at 13:30.
On the other hand, from the Saharsa station of Mandal, train number 03359 MEMU Special Passenger train will open at 3 am in the day and reach Khagadia, Begusarai, Mokama, Patna Sahib station at Patna at 22:15. At the same time, train number 03360 will open from Patna at 6 am and stop at Rajendra Nagar Terminal, Mokama, Begusarai, Khagaria station and reach Saharsa at 2 pm. With the start of these two MEMU trains, the passengers will be able to go to the local stations.