200 special trains start operations from June 1

The service is in addition to Shramik Special trains and 30 Special AC trains being run

200 special trains start operations from June 1

New Delhi, May 31

The Railways, on Sunday, said it would begin operations of 200 special trains from June 1 and more than 1.45 lakh passengers would travel on the first day.

It also said around 26 lakh passengers had booked for Advance Reservation Period (ARP) from June 1 to June 30.

These services will be in addition to Shramik Special trains and 30 Special AC trains being run since May 12.

Passengers would have to reach the station at least 90 minutes before departure and only travellers with confirmed or RAC tickets would be allowed to enter railway station and board trains, the Railways said.

According to the MHA guidelines, all travellers will be compulsorily screened and only asymptomatic passengers will be allowed to enter or board a train. PTI

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