दक्षिण पूर्व रेलवे
SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
HOWRAH-ERNAKULAM-HOWRAH FIRST FULLY
UNRESERVED ANTYODAYA EXPRESS WILL START
ITS REGULAR RUN FROM 4th. MARCH, 2017
Kolkata, 2nd March, 2017:
Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister for Railways flagged off Ernakulam-Howrah first Weekly Antyodaya Express from Ernakulam by remote control from Rail Bhawan, New Delhi on 27/02/2017.
The regular and commercial run of Weekly Antyodaya Express will start from Howrah from 4th March, 2017.
The first ever Antyodaya Express have been designed with special features i.e. more comfortable journey, unreserved super fast service, cushioned luggage racks, LED light, dustbin in each cabin, water purifiers, fire extinguishers, anti-graffiti arrangements and modular toilets & bio-toilets.
22877 Howrah-Ernakulam Weekly Antyodaya Express will leave Howrah every Saturday at 17:00 hours arriving Ernakulam at 06:00 hours every Monday. In the return direction, 22878 Ernakulam-Howrah Weekly Antyodaya Express leaving Ernakulam every Tuesday at 00:25 hours will arrive Howrah at 14:50 hours every Wednesday. The Weekly Antyodaya Express consisting of 16 general second class coaches will have stoppages at Kharagpur, Balasore, Bhadrak, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Khurda Road, Brahmapur, Palasa, Srikakulam Road, Vizianagaram, Duvvada, Rajahmundry, Vijayawada, ongole, Renigunta, Katpadi, Jolarpettai, Salem, Erode, Coimbatore, Palakkad and Thrisur between Howrah and Ernakulam.