The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) is all set tp run two more festival special trains in an addition to the 10 pairs of Festival Special Trains already announced. Subhanan Chanda, Chief public relations officer (CPRO) of NFR said that these two trains will be plying for weekly services and will last till November 28th, 2020.
According to the report, The new Festival Special trains are – 04083/04084 Katihar-Delhi Special and 01665/01666 Agartala- Habibganj Special. The 04084 Delhi-Katihar Special will depart from Delhi at 11:00 am on every Friday with effect from October 23, 2020 and reach Katihar at 10:00 PM the upcoming day. In the return journey, 04083 Katihar-Delhi Special will begin at 11:50 PM from Katihar on every Saturday with effect from October 24, 2020 and will reach Delhi at 10:50 PM the next day.
Indian Railways has decided to ply 196 pairs (392 trains) of Festival Special trains from October 20 to November 30.