Train connecting National, State capital to be started

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 11 Aug 2017 10:42:46


 

Staff Reporter,

Reportedly two superfast weekly train given number 22167/22168 Singrauli-Nizamuddin-Singrauli and
another numbered 22165/22166 Bhopal-Singrauli-Bhopal would get started from August 19 and 18 respectively

Finally the much awaited demand of people from Singrauli the power producing capital of Madhya Pradesh demanding train connectivity with national and State capital has been conceded by the railway administration. Reportedly two superfast weekly train given number 22167/22168 Singrauli-Nizamuddin-Singrauli and another numbered 22165/22166 Bhopal-Singrauli-Bhopal would get started from August 19 and 18 respectively. The inauguration of two superfast train would be done by Union Minister for Railway Suresh Prabhu by virtue of video conferencing from Rail Bhawan New Delhi at Singrauli station.


According to information a special train given number 01267 between Singrauli and Nizamuddin would get inaugurated on August 12. Suresh Prabhu union minister for railway would inaugurate the superfast train from Rail Bhawan by video conferencing.


The special train on the day of inauguration would depart from Singrauli at 1130 hours would stop at Bargawa, Beohari, Khannabanjari, Katni Mudwara, Damoh, Sagar, Jhansi, Agra Cant, Faridabad and would reach Nizamuddin at 0545 hours on August 13.


The train would get started with its regular operation from August 19 with number 22168 would start from Nizamuddin from 13.8.2017 onwards on every Sunday at 1120 hours and would reach at Singrauli at 0630 hours. While the down train numbered 22167 would depart from Singrauli from August 19 onwards 1015 hours and reach at Nizamuddin 0430 hours.


While another superfast weekly train to state capital Bhopal numbered 22165/22166 Bhopal-Singrauli-Bhopal would get operational from August 18 for train numbered 22165 Bhopal-Singrauli would start from Bhopal on 18.8.2017 on every Friday at 2100hours and would reach Singrauli at 0845 hours, while train numbered 22166 Singrauli-Bhopal would get departed from Singrauli at 0900 hours from 14.8.2017 on every Monday and would reach Bhopal at 2045 hours.


Train would stop at Vidhisha, Ganjbasoda, Beena, Sagar, Damoh, Katni Mudwara, Khannabanjari, Beohari, Bargawa. The weekly superfast train to Nizamuddin would run with 19 coaches comprising of one AC1, AC2, AC3, 8 sleeper coaches, 6 general second class two SLR while train for Bhopal would have the same coach composition of one AC1, AC2, AC3, 8 sleeper coaches, 6 general second class two SLR.