New train Varanasi-Vadodara express starting from Friday


An authority on Thursday said that the Indian Railways is starting another train from Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s parliamentary constituency Varanasi from Friday.

Mahamana Express would be the second train of its sort. It would run between Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh and Vadodara in Gujarat.

The first Mahamana Express with plush interiors all worked under the `Make in India` extend, is at present running amongst Varanasi and New Delhi, the authority said.

The new train will begin from the Varanasi Cantt railroad station. It has stops at Chivki in Uttar Pradesh, Jabalpur and Itarsi in Madhya Pradesh, Bhusawal and Jalgaon in Maharashtra and Surat and Vadodara in Gujarat.

The Varanasi-Vadodara Mahamana Express will leave Varanasi at 6.15 am on Friday and achieve Varodara on Sunday morning.

From Vadodara the train will run each Wednesday.

The new rake of the train has as of now reached Varanasi, an authority told leading news agency.

It has one AC-Ist class class , two Tend AC, eight sleeper coaches, four general coaches, onepantry car and two guard brake vans. There is no AC-3 tier coach in the train.