Special trains for Holi rush

Special trains for Holi rush

The Indian Railways will run holiday specials for Holi till March 31 and information on these special trains can be accessed on the national enquiry number 139.

“These trains will be plied from March 23 to March 31 to provide additional berths,” said Indian Railways in a statement on Monday.

“The 139-Rail Sampark service has all the information for the passengers seeking reservation and train time table,” a railways spokesman said.

According to the railways, majority of these trains have been plied by northern and western railways mainly to Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Rajasthan, Delhi, Punjab, Haryana and Madhya Pradesh.

The 139 national enquiry number of the Indian Railways help travellers get information on their Passenger Name Record status, arrival and departure time of trains, platform number, and book tickets through prepaid cash-cards.