New Delhi: The Minister of Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu flagged off five new trains by remote control at a function here today. The Minister of Railways Shri Manoj Sinha was specially present on the occasion.
These trains are:
i) 11081/11082 Lokmanya Tilak (T) – Gorakhopur Express (Weekly), ii) 22809/22810 Paradeep-Visakhapatnam Express (Weekly), iii) 15031/15032 Ramnagar-Chandigarh Express (Weekly), iv) 22655/22656 Thiruvanthapuram-Nizamuddin Express (Weekly) (via ALLP), and v) 11207/11208 Nagpur-Rewa Express (Weekly). All these trains are part of the Budget announcements.
Earlier, the Railway Minister had flagged off eight new trains on 9th February 2015 and three new trains yesterday i.e. on 10th February 2015. So far the Railway Minister Shri Prabhu had flagged off 16 trains in three days. The more train services will be implemented in near future
Board Members and senior railway officials were also present on the occasion.