Eastern Railway announced 9 Diwali and Chhat Festival 2014 Special Trains to clear the extra rush of passengers during Diwali and Chhat festival 2014. Following are the details.
- Train No.03043 / 03044 Howrah-Raxaul Janasadharan Chhat Special (Weekly):- Train No. 03043 Howrah-Raxaul Janasadharan Chhat Special (Weekly) will leave Howrah on every Thursday between October 23 and November 13 and Raxaul on every Friday between October 24 and November 14, 2014. Train No. 03043 will leave Howrah at 22.50 hrs and reach Raxaul at 16.05 hrs the next day. Train No. 03044 will leave Raxaul at 19.45 hrs and reach Howrah at 12.15 hrs the next day. The train will have all General Second class coaches.
- Train No. 03429 / 03430 Malda-Anand Vihar Janasadharan Chhat Special: Four (4) pairs of Malda-Anand Vihar Janasadharan Chhat Special will leave Malda on every Monday and Friday between October 27 and November 14 and Anand Vihar on every Tuesday and Saturday between October 28 and November 15, 2014. Train No.03429 will leave Malda at 09.05 hrs and reach Anand Vihar at 14.20 hrs the next day. Train No. 03430 will leave Anand Vihar at 17.10 hrs and reach Malda at 23.50 hrs the next day. The train will have all General Second class coaches.
- Train No. 03071 / 03072 Howrah-Patna Chhat Festival Special:- one pair of Howrah-Patna Chhat Festival Special will leave Howrah on Saturday (25.10.2014) and Patna on Sunday (26.10.2014). Train No. 03071 will leave Howrah at 14.35 hrs and reach Patna at 00.30 hrs the next day. Train No. 03072 will leave Patna at 5.45 hrs and reach Howrah at 13.35 hrs the same day. The train will have General Second class, sleeper class and air-conditioned coaches.