by NEWSNER , 2021-02-13 12:49:16
The Northeast Frontier (NFR) railway has decided to resume normal train operations between Assam’s Dhubri to Bengal’s Siliguri.
The NF Railway goes to resume normal train services nearly one year after it had been stopped thanks to the nationwide lockdown imposed to contain the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic.
One pair of DEMU Special trains will run daily between Dhubri to Siliguri Jn. while another Mail Express is going to be run tri-weekly between the Bengal’s Alipurdwar Jn to Assam’s Silighat Jn.via Dhubri, Fakiragram, New Bongaigaon, Goalpara and Guwahati.
The Siliguri-Dhubri DEMU special will leave Siliguri Jn. daily at 5 within the morning and can reach Dhubri at noon while an equivalent DEMU Special is going to be back and leave Dhubri daily at 12.15 pm and reached Siliguri Jn at 9.55 pm.
The other train bearing No 05417 will leave from Alipurduar Jn. at 5 within the evening on every Tuesday, Friday and Sunday and can reach Dhubri at 7.45 pm and can leave Dhubri at 08.10 pm and reached Guwahati at 4.30 am on next day and eventually will arrive Silghat Jn at 9 am.
While the train no 05418 will leave Silghat Jn at 05.40 in the evening on every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday and can reach Guwahati at 10.08 pm and can leave Guwahati at 10.28 pm.
This train will reach Dhubri at 4.25 am on a subsequent day and eventually received Alipurduar Jn at 7.45 am.
The tri-weekly train running from Alipurduar Jn to Silghat Jn and vice-versa will have the commercial stoppages at New Coochbehar, Tufanganj, Dhubri, Gauripur, Golakganj Jn., Fakiragram Jn., New Bongaigaon, Kamakhya, Guwahati, Jagiroad, Chaparmukh Jn., Nagaon, Jakhalabandha.
Apart from that, the NF Railway has also decided to run a couple of other short-distance trains between Rangia-New Tinsukia and Ledo.
It will run a train between Lumding and Tinsukia also as between Guwahati and Dibrugarh town.
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