VISAKHAPATNAM: In a view to provide comfort journey to passengers, East Coast Railway will augment with extra coach to the train No. 22854/ 22853 Visakhapatnam- Shalimar-Visakhapatnam express with effect from 29.08.2018. The revised composition and the date of implementation of service are as follows:
|S.No.||Train No.||Existing composition of LHB coaches||Revised composition||Date of Augmentation|
Visakhapatnam-Shalimar- Visakhapatnam weekly express
|2nd AC-2, 3rd AC-2, Sleeper-11, General-2, AC Pantry Car-1 and Two Generator Motor Car coaches. Total 20coaches.||2nd AC-2, 3rdAC-3, Sleeper-11, General-2, AC Pantry Car-1 and Two Generator Motor Car coaches. Total 21 coaches||The train No. 22854 Visakhapatnam- Shalimar express will be augmented by one 3rdAC coach with effect from 29.08.2018
The train No. 22853 Shalimar-Visakhapatnam express will be augmented with one 3rd AC coach with effect from 04.09.2018
Note: Due to proposed maintenance works Kolkota based Passenger Reservation System will not work for one hour from 14.15hrs to 15.15hrs on 29.08.2018, due to which there may be inconvenience in booking, enquiry, charting over the Kolkota based reservation system ( East Coast Railway, Eastern Railway, South Eastern Railway, East Central Railway, North East Frontier Railway) during this period. Public are requested to note above changes.