SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
SER TO RUN TIME TABLED PARCEL
TRAINS FOR ESSENTIAL COMMODITIES
Kolkata, 28thMarch, 2020:
In continuation of the measures taken in the wake of COVID-19, it has been decided that South Eastern Railway will run time tabled parcel trains, including on the following three routes, for facilitating transportation of critical/essential items such as medical supplies, food, equipments etc.
ØSankrail Goods Terminal Yard (SGTY)/Shalimar (SHM) to Kalyan (KYN)
ØSankrail Goods Terminal Yard (SGTY)/Shalimar (SHM) to New Guwahati Goods Shed (NGC)
ØSankrail Goods Terminal Yard(SGTY)/Shalimar(SHM) to Bengaluru (SBC)
Interested parties may contact Sr. Commercial Manager/Freight Service/HQ (email: firstname.lastname@example.org) or Sr. Divisional Commercial Manager of the respective divisions for transportation of such essential commodities/traffic (indent for parcel train(s) is allowed subject to minimum for 5VPs) with details including commodity(ies), route(s) etc. so that the same could be planned on urgent basis.
It may also be noted that movement will be allowed for both short and long distance traffic with limited stoppage at 2/3 intermediate station(s) as per requirement.
These parcel trains will reduce the turn-around time of goods and help to reach the destinations with set and scheduled time.