MEMU train between Anand and Dakor started on experimental basis

VADODARA: The Vadodara railway division has started MEMU trains between milk city Anand and temple town Dakor in Kheda district for convenience of passengers in the twin districts of central Gujarat.
The MEMU trains between Anand-Dakor-Anand which have been started from Monday will be run on experimental basis till May 31 this year. Dakor is famous for its Ranchhodraiji temple.

This MEMU trains that include train numbers (09123/09124) and (09125/09126) will halt at five stations.

While train number 09123 will depart from Anand railway station at 7.15am everyday and reach Dakor at 8.10am via Sadnapura, Bhalej, Ode and Umreth railway stations, the same train as train number 09124 will depart from Dakor at 8.30am to reach Anand railway station at 9.35am.

Similarly, train number 09125 will depart from Anand at 4.45pm to reach Dakor at 5.40pm. It will return as train number 09126 as it will depart from Dakor railway station at 5.55pm to reach Anand railway station at 6.50pm.

It is worth mentioning here that in the past too the railway administration has run special trains – ‘Poonam Special’ – to Dakor to clear extra rush on account of Poonam/Holi festival. Earlier, the railway administration has run such special trains to Dakor from Ahmedabad, Anand and Vadodara.