Many trains had been cancelled by the Indian railways due to poor occupancy rate of passengers amid an alarming rise in Covid-19 cases in the entire Uttar Pradesh region.
Train Timings and Stoppages
The train 04115 Dr. Ambedkar Nagar Prayagraj Special will depart from its base station Dr. Ambedkar Nagar Mhow (DADN) at 11:15 am and reach the destination station Prayagraj Allahabad Junction (PRYJ) at 06:00 am the next day. This train will have stops at Indore, Ujjain Jn, Sant Hirdaram Nagar, Sanchi, Vidisha, Khargapur, Maharaja Chhatrasal Station Chhatarpur, Khajuraho, Banda Jn, Manikpur Jn, Shankargarh and Naini. This train will start its operations from 12th July, 2021.
On the return journey the train 04116 Prayagraj Dr. Ambedkar Nagar Special will depart from its base station Prayagraj Allahabad Junction (PRYJ) at 03:20 pm and reach the destination station Dr. Ambedkar Nagar Mhow (DADN) at 09:45 am the next day. Enroute this train will halt at Naini, Shankargarh, Manikpur Jn, Banda Jn, Khajuraho, Maharaja Chhatrasal Station Chhatarpur, Khargapur, Vidisha, Vidisha, Sanchi, Sant Hirdaram Nagar, Ujjain and Indore. This train will start its operations from 11th July, 2021.
Railways has suffered various disruptions throughout 2020 and 2021 starting with the nationwide lockdown that was imposed from March 25, 2020. However the railways resumed operations in a staggered manner with the start of Shramik Special to help stranded migrant workers to reach their home states from May 1, 2020.
Indian Railway is hoping to restore its passenger train services to almost pre Covid-19 levels, provided India gets control of the virus which is ravaging the country in a deadly second wave. These trains are also likely to be special trains only and not regular passenger services.
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