According to SCR, these special trains will be fully reserved services and passengers need to book the tickets either through IRCTC or reservation counters.
Train number 07460 from Narasapuram to Secunderabad will depart Narasapuram in West Godavari district on Sunday at 5.35 p.m. to arrive at Secunderabad at 4.10 a.m. on Monday
The train No. 02835 Hatia-Yesvantapur special express leaving Hatia on Tuesdays extended from December 1 to 20
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On his Twitter handle, Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday shared a copy of the letter from the Railway Board.
Only confirmed ticket holders will be allowed to board the train
The daily Hyderabad-Visakhapatnam Godavari Express will stop only at Anakapalle, Rajahmundry, Eluru and Vijayawada in both the directions in the state while the Visakhapatnam-New Delhi AP Express will have stoppages only at Rajahmundry, Eluru and Vijayawada.
It also said around 26 lakh passengers have booked for Advance Reservation Period (ARP) from June 1 to June 30.
Unlike manual screening where a guard checks the body temperature of individual travellers, these scanners will detect temperatures quickly
The Shramik Special trains are being operated primarily on the requests of the states which want to send the migrant workers to their home states.
The government officials have said that the time taken in India for the case count to move from 100 to one lakh has been much better at 64 days, which was better than many other badly-hit countries.
This is the second slew of special passenger services that marked the Railways graded restoration of its trains which were suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic.
As of Monday night, 162 trains were in transit and 1,252 had reached their destinations.
Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray had said earlier that the government will pay for travel expenses of migrant workers who wanted to leave as well as for bringing back workers from Maharashtra who are stuck elsewhere.
If a passenger does not have a mobile phone, a decision will be taken on a "case-to-case basis"