While Puneites are disappointed over not getting a single new train in this year’s budget, there is something to cheer for passengers from Pune.
Pune division has decided to start a new train from Pune to Amravati which was announced in last year’s budget. The bi-weekly train will start its operations from March 3 and the bookings will start from March 1.
This train will depart from Pune railway station on Sunday and Friday at 10 pm and it will reach Amravati at 3 pm the next day.
The train will depart from Amravati at 6.30 pm on Monday and Saturday and will arrive at Pune railway station at 1.15 pm the next day.
This train will travel via Urli, Daund, Jeur, Kurduwadi, Barshi, Osmanabad, Latur, Parli Vaijanath, Parbhani, Purna, Hingoli, Washim, Akola, Murtizapur, Badnera and Amravati.