Railway in Kashmir Railway in Kashmir News Indian Railway to extend the cancellation period of 7 special trains in Kashmir Valley. Trainman <html> <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Due to the operational issues caused by the deadly Coronavirus pandemic and its continuous rising cases in India, <b>Northern Railway division of the Indian Railway has decided to extend the cancellation period of 7 special trains upto 9th of June in the Kashmir valley</b>. The sudden fall in the number of passengers travelling by these trains is the reason behind the decision. </p> <div class="admob-ads"> <script async src="//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js"></script> <!-- Responsive Blog --> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block" data-ad-client="ca-pub-7159304429864193" data-ad-slot="5773289261" data-ad-format="auto"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script> </div> <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> India is still suffering heavily under the 2nd wave of Covid-19 with over 1.3 lakh daily cases being reported for the past week. Railways had been extremely busy opening new train routes to ease the burden of railway travelers who have been left stranded without the service of public transport after the announcement of nationwide lockdown. But the constant surge in the covid-19 cases has left everyone feeling scared and the railway department had no other option than to stop the services of these trains for the time being. </p> <img class="replace-for-mobile" style="text-align: center;" src="/static/blog/images/kashmir-cancellations-extended-blog1.jpg" alt="Kashmir Cancellations Extended Blog1" width="100%"> <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> As a safety measure the IRCTC has been thermally screening all the passengers and observing other safety measures to ensure social distancing during train journeys to avoid the spread of Coronavirus. The occupancy remained low despite all the safety protocols followed in these trains. These 7 trains are in a long line of other special trains which the railway has been forced to cancel due to low passenger demand caused by Covid-19. </p> <img class="replace-for-mobile" style="text-align: center;" src="/static/blog/images/kashmir-cancellations-extended-blog2.jpg" alt="Kashmir Cancellations Extended Blog2" width="100%"> <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> Earlier Indian Railway had decided to cancel <b><a href="https://blog.trainman.in/blog/14-trains-cancelled/" target="_blank"> fourteen</a></b>, <b><a href="https://blog.trainman.in/blog/railway-cancels-16-trains/" target="_blank"> sixteen</a></b> and <b><a href="https://blog.trainman.in/blog/56-trains-cancelled/" target="_blank"> fifty six</a></b> trains on separate occasions due to poor patronization caused by the rising COVID-19 caseload which was on a continuous rise in the country and people were facing acute oxygen shortage. </p> <img class="replace-for-mobile" style="text-align: center;" src="/static/blog/images/kashmir-cancellations-extended-blog3.jpg" alt="Kashmir Cancellations Extended Blog3" width="100%"> <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> All regular passenger train services of Indian Railways were suspended when a <b><a href="https://blog.trainman.in/blog/nationwide-lockdown/" target="_blank"> nationwide lockdown</a></b> was declared last year in March but since May 2020 <b><a href="https://blog.trainman.in/blog/shramik-special-trains/" target="_blank"> special train services</a></b> were started by the national transporter in a phased manner. </p> <div class="admob-ads"> <script async src="//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js"></script> <!-- Responsive Blog --> <ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block" data-ad-client="ca-pub-7159304429864193" data-ad-slot="9989836060" data-ad-format="auto"></ins> <script> (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); </script> </div> <p style="text-align: justify;"><span style="font-weight: 400;"> So what do you think about the cancellation of these 7 special trains in Kashmir Valley? Tell us in the comments section below and stay tuned to the Trainman Blog to know all the latest updates on Railways and Covid-19. For your one-stop solution, book your train and flight tickets through the Trainman app. Download the Trainman app and check <a href="https://www.trainman.in/pnr">PNR Status</a> of the booked ticket, <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=in.trainman.trainmanandroidapp&hl=en_IN">Seat Availability</a>, Running Status and many such exciting features. </p> </html>

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Due to the operational issues caused by the deadly Coronavirus pandemic and its continuous rising cases in India, Northern Railway division of the Indian Railway has decided to extend the cancellation period of 7 special trains upto 9th of June in the Kashmir valley. The sudden fall in the number of passengers travelling by these trains is the reason behind the decision.

India is still suffering heavily under the 2nd wave of Covid-19 with over 1.3 lakh daily cases being reported for the past week. Railways had been extremely busy opening new train routes to ease the burden of railway travelers who have been left stranded without the service of public transport after the announcement of nationwide lockdown. But the constant surge in the covid-19 cases has left everyone feeling scared and the railway department had no other option than to stop the services of these trains for the time being.

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As a safety measure the IRCTC has been thermally screening all the passengers and observing other safety measures to ensure social distancing during train journeys to avoid the spread of Coronavirus. The occupancy remained low despite all the safety protocols followed in these trains. These 7 trains are in a long line of other special trains which the railway has been forced to cancel due to low passenger demand caused by Covid-19.

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Earlier Indian Railway had decided to cancel fourteen, sixteen and fifty six trains on separate occasions due to poor patronization caused by the rising COVID-19 caseload which was on a continuous rise in the country and people were facing acute oxygen shortage.

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All regular passenger train services of Indian Railways were suspended when a nationwide lockdown was declared last year in March but since May 2020 special train services were started by the national transporter in a phased manner.

So what do you think about the cancellation of these 7 special trains in Kashmir Valley? Tell us in the comments section below and stay tuned to the Trainman Blog to know all the latest updates on Railways and Covid-19. For your one-stop solution, book your train and flight tickets through the Trainman app. Download the Trainman app and check PNR Status of the booked ticket, Seat Availability, Running Status and many such exciting features.






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