Western Railway adds Dahod as stoppage; changes train number of Hapa

AHMEDABAD: Western Railway has decided to add Dahod as a stop on the Bhavnagar-Ahmedabad-Asansol weekly Express (12941/12942) route from 19 June onwards. The stop has been added on an experimental basis till 18 December. Every Wednesday, Train no.12941 will reach Dahod at 3.45 am and depart at 3.47 am. On its return journey every Friday, Train no. 12942 will reach Dahod at 00.03 and depart at 00.05. The railway has decided to change the Train nos. of the Hapa-Ahmedabad-Tirunelveli weekly express (12998/12997) on 1 November 2013. WR has also decided to do away with the ‘Superfast’ status accorded to the weekly express. The new train nos. will be 19578/19577. Train No.19578 (replacing 12998) will ply the Hapa-Ahmedabad-Tirunelveli route and Train no. 19577 (replacing 12997) will run on the Tirunelveli-Ahmedabad-Hapa route.