To Absorb Puja Rush, Rail Counter Opens Everyday


Kolkata: To absorb the massive rush during Durga Puja vacation, Eastern Railways has decided to keep the reservation counter open on holidays including Sundays.

The railways will keep its reservation counter open on June 28 and for the whole month of July. In July, the counters will operate on the holidays, 5th, 7th, 12th and 19th.

The reservation slip will be available at the counters before 7:00 am. The passengers will have to fill up the form as per instructions. Every applicatnt is required to fill their address and phone number in the slip.

Railways may verify the names and address of the applicants. The Eastern Railway faces huge rush during the Durga Puja vacation every year.