Hyderabad, April 30 : A special train will be run between Visakhapatnam and Secunderabad to clear the extra rush of passengers due to the Air India pilots’ strike as per the following schedule.
Train No. 08574 Visakhapatnam-Secunderabad Special Train will depart Visakhapatnam at 22.35 Hrs on May 1, Rajahmundry at 01.07 Hrs the next day, arrive and depart Vijayawada between 03.15 and 03.30 Hrs and arrives at Secunderabad at 08.00 Hrs.
In the opposite direction, Train No 08573 Secunderabad-Visakhapatnam Special Train will depart Secunderabad at 20.40 Hrs on May 2, arrives and depart Vijayawada between 01.10 and 01.25 Hrs the next day, depart Rajahmundry at 03.27 Hrs and arrives at Visakhapatnam at 06.05 Hrs.
The Special Train consists of One AC Two Tier, One AC Three Tier, Six Sleeper Class, Six General Second Class and Two Second Class Luggage-Cum-Brake van Coaches Totalling to 16. (NSS)