Sunday, November 29, 2015

Northern Railway To Cancel Passenger Trains During Foggy Weather

The foggy conditions in the northern region of the country especially during winter season pose a great challenge to the railways especially in terms of operations and safety. For the safety of passengers and trains, speed of trains is restricted to minimum. To prevent inconveniences to the passengers during foggy season, railways is compelled to make a plan every year to cancel/ partially cancel/ divert those trains which are affected the most during fog.

This year Northern Railway has planned to cancel 10 pairs & partially cancel 2 pairs of the following Passenger trains during the period as shown against each train.

Fully Cancelled Trains:

  1. Train No. 54484/54485, Haridwar - Rishikesh - Haridwar passenger will remain cancelled from 25.11.2015 to 28.2.2016.
  2. Train No. 54301/54302, Hapur - Ghaziabad - Hapur passenger will remain cancelled from 28.11.2015 to 28.2.2016.
  3. Train No. 54313/54314, Chandausi - Moradabad - Chandausi  passenger is already cancelled till further order.
  4. Train No. 54321/54322, Balamau - Sitapur Cantt.- Balamau passenger will remain cancelled from 25.11.2015 to 28.2.2016.
  5. Train No. 54355/54356, Roza - Barielly - Roza passenger will remain cancelled from 25.11.2015 to 28.2.2016.
  6. Train No. 64221/64222, Lucknow - Shahjaharnpur - Lucknow DEMU will remain cancelled from 25.11.2015 to 28.2.2016.
  7. Train No. 54398/54397, Moradabad - Sambhal Hatim Sarai - Moradabad passenger will remain cancelled from 25.11.2015 to 28.2.2016.
  8. Train No. 74302/74301, Moradabad - Sambhal Hatim Sarai - Moradabad DEMU will remain cancelled from 25.11.2015 to 28.2.2016.

Partially Cancelled Trains:

  1. Train No. 54075/54076, Sitapur City - Shahjahanpur - Sitapur City  passenger is already cancelled till further order.
  2. Train No. 54472, Rishikesh - Haridwar passenger will remain cancelled from 25.11.2015 to 28.2.2016.
Source: Press Release, Northern Railway

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