East Coast Railway announced special arrangements to cope with Cyclone Phailin likely to lash the north coastal Andhra coast and Odisha during these days. Railway cancelled almost 24 Train Services also. Following are the details about Special Arrangements and Cancellation of the Trains.
- DEPLOYMENT OF EMERGENCY STAFF DURING DISASTER
- ADDITIONAL EMERGENCY CONTROL
- SPECIAL REFUND AND ENQUIRY COUNTERS
- SPECIAL RELIEF TRAIN - disaster affected areas carrying relief and restoration materials.
- EXTRA DIESEL ENGINES IF NEEDED - in case there is a problem in running Electric trains.
- MOBILE CATERING SERVICE
- EXTRA COACH IN TRAINS AND SPECIAL TRAIN SERVICES
- SOME TRAIN SERVICES ARE CANCELLED
TRAIN CANCELLATION DETAILS
East Coast Railway announced that the following Passenger Trains are cancelled between Visakhapatnam and Bhadrak in Howrah - Chennai Main Line and to Paradeep, Puri, Angul, Talcher in branch line on 12th October 2013. Following are the details.
- Train No.58415/58416 Puri - Cuttack-Puri passenger
- Train No.58402/58405/78507/78508 Paradeep - Cuttack passenger
- Train No.58406 Cuttack - Paradeep passenger
- Train No.58417/58418 Puri - Gunupur - Puri passenger
- Train No 58132 Puri - Rourkela passenger
- Train No.58416 Puri - Cuttack passenger
- Train No.58423/58424/58435/58436 Bhadrak - Cuttack - Bhadrak Passenger
- Train No.78501/78502 Cuttack - Palasa - Cuttack passenger
- Train No.78419/78420 Palasa - Bhubaneswar - Palasa passenger
- Train No.78411/78412 Bhubaneswar - Chhatrapur - Bhubaneswar Passenger
- Train No.58526/58525/78532/78531Visakhapatnam - Palasa - Visakhapatnam
- Train No.67294/67293 Visakhapatnam - Palasa - Visakhapatnam MEMU
- Trian No.67291/67292 Visakhapatnam - Vizianagaram - Visakhapatnam MEMU
- Train No.58407/58409 Khurda Road - Puri Passenger
- Train No.58413 Talcher - Puri passenger
- Train No.58422 Angul - Puri passenger
- Train No.78407 Bhadrak - Bhubaneswar Passenger
- Train No.58425 Kendujhargarh - Bhubaneswar Passenger
- Train No.58419 Palasa - Gunupur passenger
- Train No.58433 Cuttack - Brahmapur passenger
- Train No.18414/18413 Puri - Paradeep - Puri Express
- Train No.18416 Puri - Barbil Express
- Train No.58002 Puri - Santragachhi passenger
- Train No.58006/58005 Khurda Road - Kharagpur - Khurda Road passenger
Details about More Train Cancellation/Short Terminated/ Diverted
- Train No.18411 Bhubaneswar-Visakhapatnam Intercity Express.
- Train No.22879 Bhubaneswar-Tirupathy S/F Express.
- Train No.17015 Bhubaneswar-Secunderabad Visakha Express.
- Train No.17239/17240 Guntur-Visakhapatnam-Guntur Simhadri Express.
- Train No.12073 Howrah-Bhubaneswar Janshatabdi Express.
- Train No.12277 Howrah-Puri Shatabdi Express.
- Train No.22811 Bhubaneswar-New Delhi Rajdhani Express
- Train No.18464 Bangalore-Bhubaneswar Prasanti Express short-terminated at VSKP
- Train No.17016 Secunderabad-Bhubaneswar Visakha Express short terminated at VSKP
DIVERTED Via VIZIANAGARAM and JHARSUGUDA
- Train No.12664 Tiruchirapalli-Howrah
- Train No.12840 Chennai-Howrah Mail
DIVERTED Via CHAKRADHARPUR and BILASPUR
- Train No.12703 Howrah-Secunderabad Falaknuma Express
- Train No.12245 Howrrah-Yashvantpur Duronto Express
- Train No.22612 Haldia-Chennai S/F Express
- Train No.18465 Howrah-Hyderabad East Coast Express
DIVERTED Via ANGUL - TITLAGARH - RAIPUR
- Train No.12508 Guwahati - Trivandrum Express
HELPLINE NUMBERS :: PHAILIN CYCLONE
TRAINS CANCELED :: PHAILIN CYCLONE :: SOUTH CENTRAL RAILWAY