दक्षिण पूर्व रेलवे
SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
EXTENSION OF HOWRAH-TITLAGARH ISPAT EXPRESS UPTO KANTABANJI
FOR FOUR DAYS A WEEK
Kolkata, 12th April, 2022:
It has been decided that 12871/12872 Howrah-Titlagarh-Howrah Ispat Express will be extended upto Kantabanji for four days a week. 12871 Up Howrah-Titlagarh Ispat Express will be extended to run up to Kantabanji w.e.f. 14.04.2022 on every Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday. 12872 Down Ispat Express will originate from Kantabanji instead of Titlagarh w.e.f 15.04.2022 on every Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday.
12871 Howrah- Kantabanji Ispat Express will depart from Howrah at 06.35 hrs and will reach Kantabanji at 20.35 hrs, the same day. In the return direction 12872 Kantabanji- Howrah Ispat Express will depart from Kantabanji at 04.15 hrs and will reach Howrah at 18.15 hrs, the same day. There will be no change in timings and stoppages of 12871/12872 Ispat Express between Howrah-Titlagarh-Howrah.
12871 Up Ispat Expressfrom Howrah on every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday will be short terminated at Titlagarh from16.04.2022 to 13.08.2022. 12872 Down Ispat Express will short originate from Titlagarh every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from 17.04.2022 to 14.08.2022.
However, w.e.f. 16.08.2022, Up 12871 Howrah-Titlagarh-Kantabanji Ispat Express from Howrah (four days a week on Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday) will be renumbered as 22861. From 17.08.2022, Down 12872 Kantabanji-Titlagarh-Howrah Ispat Express from Kantabanji (four days a week on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday) will be re numbered as 22862.
12871 Howrah-Titlagarh Express will be a Tri-Weekly Express instead of Daily w.e.f 15.08.2022 leaving Howrah on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. In the return direction, 12872 Titlagarh-Howrah Express will be a Tri- Weekly Express instead of Daily leaving Titlagarh on Tuesday, Thursday and Sundayw.e.f 16.08.2022.