Monsoon timetable of trains issued

RAJKOT: In the likelihood of heavy rains and blockades in the coastal areas during monsoons, Western Railway (WR) has issued a fresh timetable for trains coming from the Konkan region. This time table will be effective from June 10 to October 31.

Divisional railway manager (DRM) for Rajkot division Vinay Babtiwale said that as per the new time table, Tirunelveli-Hapa Express’ arrival time on Rajkot station will be delayed by four hours and 22 minutes. Instead of its scheduled arrival at 12:33 am, it will now arrive at 04.55 am.

Similarly, Kochuveli-Porbandar Express’ arrival time in Rajkot will be delayed by one-hour-and-four minutes. Instead of its scheduled arrival at 3.51 am, it will now arrive at 4.55 am. Timings of other intermediate stations of both the trains will change accordingly.

“We have requested the passengers to check the timings before commencement of their journey. There will be no change in timings of trains which proceeding from Saurashtra to the Konkan region,” Babtiwale added.