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Special train to clear extra rush of passengers

Special train to clear extra rush of passengers

Mar 20, 2017 09:05:11 AM (IST)

Bengaluru: To clear the extra rush of passengers, a special train will be run between Krishnarajapuram and Tiruchirapalli till June 28. The Tiruchirapalli-Krishnarajapuram Biweekly Special (No. 6049) will leave Tiruchirapalli at 6 am on Sundays and Wednesdays to arrive in Krishnarajapuram at 2.30 pm on the same day.

Special train to clear extra rush of passengers-1In the return direction, train no. 6050 will leave Krishnarajapuram at 9.30 pm on Sundays and Wednesdays and arrive in Tiruchirapalli at 6.15 am next day.

BMTC bags award

The Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) has bagged the Association of State Road Transport Undertakings (ASRTU) Productivity Award in STU for the year 2015-16. Sanjay Mithra, Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Government of India, presented the award to the BMTC Managing Director Ekroop Caur at the 61st Annual Conference of STUs held in New Delhi on March 16. This is the transport corporation's 103rd award.