SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
SER TRAIN SERVICES DISRUPTED DUE TO
AGITATION IN HOWRAH-KHARAGPUR SECTION
Kolkata, 20th April, 2018:
Train services of S E Railway were severely affected today (20/4/2018) due to public agitation in two spells in Howrah-Kharagpur Section purely on Non-Railway Issues.
In the morning, agitation was staged at Chengail from 07:30 hrs to 11:48 hrs while in the afternoon agitation was staged at Uluberia from 14:40 hrs to 16:00 hrs blocking Up, Down and Middle lines.
As a result of the agitation, till now 8 numbers of Up Mail/Express Trains and 11numbers of Down Mail/Express Trains suffered detention enroute. Moreover, 5 numbers of Mail/Express Trains had to be re-scheduled.
This apart, 28 pairs of Suburban Trains (EMU) were cancelled and 3 Suburban Trains were short terminated.