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Rajya Rani Express to connect State capitals
Get Latest News on : Railway BudgetFebruary 26, 2011 02:44:14 IST
Last Updated : February 25, 2011 23:47:03 IST
Several State capitals will now have direct trains (Rajya Rani Express) connecting them to important cities/towns in those States.
Presenting the Railway Budget for 2011-12 in the Lok Sabha on Friday, the Minister of Railways Mamata Banerjee announced that ten such trains will be introduced in the ensuing Financial Year.
These proposed new trains are:
Sawantwadi Road-Mumbai Express (daily)
Saharsa-Patna Intercity Express (daily)
Meerut-Lucknow Intercity Express (daily)
Mysore-Bangalore Express (daily)
Damoh-Bhopal Intercity Express (daily)
Silghat-Dhubri Intercity Express (tri-weekly via Guwahati-Kokrajhar-Jogighopa)
Bankura-Howrah Express (tri-weekly)
Nilambur Road-Thiruvananthapuram Link Express (daily)
Jharsuguda-Bhubaneswar Express (tri-weekly)
Manmad-Mumbai Express (daily) via Nasik
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