Maligaon, September 16 (MExN): For the convenience of rail travellers, additional stoppage for two minutes has been provided on train no. 13148/13147 (Bamanhat-Sealdah-Bamanhat) Uttar Banga Express at Kumedpur Jn. station from September 14 and train no. 13142/13141 (New Alipurduar-Sealdah-New Alipurduar) Teesta Torsa Express at Dalkhola station from September 15.
Khagen Murmu, Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) flagged of the Uttar Banga Express with new stoppage at Kumedpur Jn. Station, West Bengal on September 14. Debasree Chaudhuri, Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) flagged of the Teesta Torsa Express with new stoppage at Dalkhola Station on September 15. Senior railway officials from division and other dignitaries were present on the occasion.
Train no. 13148 (Bamanhat-Sealdah) Uttar Banga Express will arrive Kumedpur station at 20:20 hours and depart at 20:22 hours. Train no. 13147 (Sealdah-Bamanhat) Uttar Banga Express will arrive Kumedpur station at 03:38 hours and depart at 03:40 hours. Train no. 13142 (New Alipurduar-Sealdah) Teesta Torsa Express will arrive Dalkhola station at 17:26 hours and depart at 17:28 hours. Train no. 13141 (Sealdah-New Alipurduar) Teesta Torsa Express will arrive Dalkhola station at 00:08 hours and depart at 00:10 hours.
“These new stoppages of both the trains will provide another option for rail commuters of the areas for their journey with the state capital. The details of stoppages and timings of these trains are available at IRCTC website and through NTES and are also notified in various newspapers and social media platforms of N.F. Railway. Passengers are requested to verify the details before undertaking their journey,” Sabyasachi De, Chief Public Relations Officer, NFR stated in a press release.