Seven new trains would start from the Bengaluru in addition to special trains from September 12, the South Western Railway has said.
Services of seven pairs of trains are starting from Bengaluru division with effect from September 12, 2020. These services will be in addition to special trains which are already running, informed the press release issued by it.
It added there has been a surge in people coming at the station to pick or drop passengers such as senior citizens, differently-abled, children, and students.
For the convenience of the public, platform tickets will be issued at KSR Bengaluru, Yesvantpur and Bengaluru Cantonment Railway Stations with immediate effect; it said.
To avoid the crowd in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the price of platform tickets at these stations will be increased from ₹10 to ₹50 temporarily until further notice.
Services of 7 pair of trains of South Western Railway:-
1. Train No. 06539/06540 KSR Bengaluru — Mysuru — KSR Bengaluru Special Express except Sunday.
2. Train No. 06587/06588 Yesvantpur — Bikaner — Yesvantpur Bi – Weekly Special Express.
3.Train No. 06535/06536 Mysuru – Solapur – Mysuru Daily Special Express.
4.Train No. 06527/06528 KSR Bengaluru – New Delhi – KSR Bengaluru Daily Superfast Special Express.
5.Train No. 02591/02592 Gorakhpur – Yesvantpur – Gorakhpur Bi – Weekly Superfast Special Express.
6.Train No. 02975/02976 Mysuru – Jaipur – Mysuru Bi – Weekly Superfast Special Express.
7.Train No. 02509/02510 Bengaluru Cantonment – Guwahati – Bengaluru Cantonment Tri – Weekly Special Express.