Kolkata, Jan.6, 2015 : Sri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister for Railways flagged off the Ananad Vihar – Santragachi Weekly Superfast Express along with two other trains from Anand Vihar this morning (06/01/2015) with a view to fulfillment of public demand. On the inaugural day, the train runs as Special Train from Anand Vihar on open path timings for Santragachi. The regular run of Santragachi-Anand Vihar Weekly Superfast Express will commence from 12th January, 2015 from Santragachi.
22857/22858 Santragachi-Anand Vihar-Santragachi Weekly Superfast Express :
Santragachi-Anand Vihar Weekly Superfast Express (22857) leaving Santragachi every Monday at 08.50 hrs. will reach Anand Vihar at 11.50 hrs., the next day. In the return direction, Anand Vihar-Santragachi Weekly Superfast Express(22858) leaving Anand Vihar every Tuesday at 13.45 hrs. will arrive Santragachi at 17.00 hrs., the next day.
Santragachi-Anand Vihar Weekly Superfast Express consisting of 17 coaches (AC 2 tier-1, AC 3 tier-1, Sleeper Class-8, Genl.2nd class-5 and Luggage/Guard Van-2 will have stoppages at Kharagpur, Tatanagar,Purulia, Gomoh, Gaya, Mughalsarai, Allahabad, Kanpur and Aligarh between Santragachi and Anand Vihar.