June 30, 2022


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assam floods: NFR cancels 10 extra trains resulting from Agnipath protests & Assam floods

North-East Frontier Railways (NFR) cancelled 10 extra trains on Saturday resulting from protests and bandh in Bihar in opposition to the ‘Agnipath’ army recruitment scheme and floods in Assam, an official mentioned. In view of huge scale agitation main to break to railway property together with burning of prepare coaches in areas falling underneath the East Central Railway, Bihar bandh and damages brought on to railway tracks resulting from flood in Lumding and Rangiya divisions of Assam some trains have been cancelled/diverted/rescheduled/short-terminated/short-originated, NFR’s Chief Public Relations Officer Sabyasachi De mentioned.

NFR had cancelled 11 trains resulting from violent protests in Bihar and eight resulting from floods in Assam on Friday.

The trains Dibrugarh-Lalgarh Categorical, New Jalpaiguri-New Delhi Categorical, Jorhat City-Guwahati JanShatabdi Categorical, New Jalpaiguri-Rajendranagar Capital Categorical, Katihar-Samastipur, Katihar-Barauni, Purnea-Saharsha passenger trains, Rangiya-Rangapara, Rangiya-Dekargaon, Dekargaon-Rangiya passenger trains will stay cancelled on Saturday, De mentioned.

The Rangapara-Rangia passenger and Rangiya-Murkongselek Categorical trains can be brief terminated at Udalguri on Saturday.

The Kamakhya-Rani Kamlapati(Bhopal) Categorical has been rescheduled to go away at 18.00 hours on Saturday.

NFR has additionally determined to function a particular prepare between Dibrugarh-Lumding- Dibrugarh to facilitate motion of stranded en-route passengers. The prepare will run with open timing and with stoppages in any respect necessary stations, De added.

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