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After the train, now preparations to open air traffic, joint team took stock of preparations

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A joint team under ministry of civil aviation visited Delhi airport before the resumption of flights

new Delhi. After starting the limited train service from May 12, the central government is now preparing to start air traffic. On Monday, a joint team of DGCA, Bureau of Civil Aviation Security Office, Airport Authority of India, Delhi International Airport Limited and CISF under Ministry of Civil Aviation visited Delhi Airport. The team took a detailed look at the preparations before resuming traffic service.

It is noteworthy that Indian Railways has announced to run some trains from May 12. Booking for reservation in these special trains will start at 4 pm on May 11 and this booking can only be done through IRCTC website.

Indian Railways on Sunday said it plans to start passenger train services in a phased manner from May 12 and will initially run 15 pairs of trains (up-and-down and 30 trains) on select routes. Also, the railway said that passengers who reserve seats in these trains must reach the railway station at least one hour before the departure time.

Indian Railways said that initially air-conditioned services will start on all 15 Rajdhani trains and their fares will be similar to super-fast trains. These special trains will run from New Delhi Railway Station and will go to Dibrugarh, Agartala, Howrah, Patna, Bilaspur, Ranchi, Bhubaneswar, Secunderabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Thiruvananthapuram, Madgaon, Mumbai Central, Ahmedabad and Jammu-Tawi.

This post was published on May 11, 2020 1:58 pm

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