Hyderabad, Dec 8 (INN): In order to clear extra rush of passengers during New year and Pongal festival season, the South Central Railway will run 16 weekly winter special trains between Tirupati and Nagarsol via., Secunderabad.
As per the schedule, the Train No 07417 Tirupati – Nagarsol Special Train will depart Tirupati at 07:30 hrs on 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th January and 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th February (Friday) arrive/depart Secunderabad at 20:15/20:25 hrs on the same day and arrive Nagarsol at 11.55hrs on the next day.
In the return direction, Train No.07418 Nagarsol – Tirupati Special Train will depart Nagarsol at 22:00 hrs on 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th January and 4th, 11th,18th, 25th February (Saturday), arrive/depart Secunderabad at 11:55/12:05 hrs on the next day and arrive Tirupati at 04:00 hrs on second day.
Enroute, these special trains will also stop at Renigunta, Gudur, Nellore, Ongole, Tenali, Guntur, Sattenapalli, Piduguralla, Nadikudi, Miryalguda, Nalgonda, Cherlapalli, Begumpet, Lingampalli, Shankarpalli, Vikarabad, Zahirabad, Bidar, Bhalki, Udgir, Latur Road, Pangaon, Parli, Gangakher, Parbhani, Manavat Road, Selu, Partur, Jalna and Aurangabad stations in both directions.
These special trains will consist of 19 coaches viz., one AC II Tier, three AC III Tier, seven Sleeper Class, six General Second class and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van Coaches. All these special trains will run as special fare trains, according to a SCR release. (INN)