Kolkata: Like every year, Eastern Railway likely to start more train to clear the rush of passengers during the summer season. Eastern Railway will run Summer special trains between Howrah and Muzaffarpur. 230 extra trains will run to clear summer rush.
The weekly Summer specials will be run between Howrah and Muzaffarpur leaving the former on every Sunday between April 8 and July 1 and from Muzaffarpur on every Saturday between April 7 and June 30.
05227 Howrah–Muzaffarpur Summer specials will leave Howrah at 6 am and reach Muzaffarpur at 4 pm the same day. 05228 Muzaffarpur – Howrah Summer specials will leave Muzaffarpur at 2.40 pm and reach Howrah at 3 am the next day.
Not only that Eastern Railway will run 204 Summer special trains during the ensuing season on various routes viz. Kolkata-New Jalpaiguri, Kolkata–Lucknow, Kolkata- Chhapra- Asansol, Howrah- Raxaul-Asansol, Asansol-Patna, Malda-Haridwar, Sealdah–Anand Vihar and Bhagalpur–Muzaffarpur.