Kolkata: Daily harassment for train are not rare, be it local or express train. Railway has launched ten AC super-fast trains to avoid the harassment. Those trains will start between March 3 to April 2. All the trains will go to Pune from Santragachi station.
All the trains will commence its journey on every Saturday at 6:30 in the evening and will reach Pune on 2:45 in the midnight.
For its return journey, it will leave Pune on Monday 10:30 in the morning and reach Santragachi on Tuesday 6:15 in the evening. Each train will composed of three AC Two tier and eight AC three tier coaches.
Railway authority is launching trains despite of several major interruptions in service. But a scarcity of employees is quite visible in service. That is raising a question of consistency in future.