Hyderabad: The South Central Railway on Friday announced the introduction of a new weekly Express train from Hyderabad to Darbhanga in Bihar.
The SCR said that the Train No 17005/17006 Hyderabad – Darbhanga – Hyderabad Weekly Express, announced in the current year Railway Budget, with be introduced from July 7, 2011 Ex Hyderabad and July 8, 2011 Ex Darbhanga.
Accordingly Train No17005 Hyderabad – Darbhanga Weekly Express will depart on Thursdays from Hyderabad at 9:30 PM, from Secunderabad at 10 PM and arrive in Darbhanga at 1 PM on the second day.
In the return direction, Train No 17006 Darbhanga –Hyderabad Weekly Express will depart from Darbhanga at 7 AM on Sundays and arrive at Secunderabad at 10: 40 PM and Hyderabad at 11:10 PM the next day.
Enroute, these trains will also stop at Kazipet, Manchiryal, Sirpurkagaz Nagar, Balharshah, Chandrapur, Nagpur, Gondia, Durg, Raipur, Bilaspur, Jharsuguda, Rourkela, Ranchi, Muri, Bokaro Steel City, Dhanbad, Chittaranjan, Madhapur, Jaisidih, Jajha, Barauni and Samastipur.
These trains will consist of eighteen coaches, viz. one AC II tier, two AC III Tier, seven Sleeper Class, six General Second Class and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van coaches.(INN)