Nagpur: (IRCTC) Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation on 15th December will run the pilgrimage a special train for the religious places of South India.
SJ Soreng, Bilaspur Area Manager, The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has said that. This special train with a capacity of about 800 people. Will be dispatched from Brajrajnagar railway station in Chhattisgarh and will reach Bilaspur, Champa, Raigarh. Will take devotees from Rajnandgaon, Gondia, Raipur, Durg, Bhandara , Wardha, Ballarshah and Nagpur.
Per Person Package for Sleeper Class
The 8-day tour also includes visits to these temples. In Rameswaram, Tirupati, Madurai, Kurnool Town, Kanyakumari. And the individual package has been fixed at around Rs 8,510 for sleeper class and around Rs 14,180 for AC-III.
This package contains breakfast and lunch and dinner time. Wherever needed, stay and travel in non-AC buses is also included. And this train of about 13 coaches will also have AC-3 coaches and 5 sleepers and a pantry car. This will be a special train for all the pilgrims.
SJ Soreng has also said that there will be managers and doctors inside the train. But it is necessary for all passengers to take both doses of the corona virus vaccine. And people above the age of at least 70 years will also have to give a certificate of medical fitness.
On busy schedule, SJ Soreng has also said that all these special trains are getting very good response. Due to very cheap package. On October 19, a similar train will be run to go to tourist and religious places in North India. And all 800 berths have been booked.
He has also said that earlier there used to be an AC coach inside such trains. But now we have about five such coaches. Which is getting very good response.