The Indian Railway will run around 610 additional trains. This was announced Union Railways Minister, Piyush Goyal.
Railway will run additional 610 daily special suburban services in Mumbai from November 1. Thus the total number of suburban services has reached at 2020.
“Railways to run 610 more daily special suburban services in Mumbai from 1st Nov, taking the total number of services to 2020. This will help maintain social distancing, avoid overcrowding and enhance passenger convenience,” Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said.
Earlier, the Railway has allowed women passengers to travel by suburban trains during certain times from October 21. All women would be allowed to travel in the local trains from Wednesday between 11 am to 3 pm and after 7 pm till the last train.