Dehradun, After a long wait of three months, it started choking at the Dehradun railway station on Saturday morning. The first train arrived at the Nanda Devi Express Doon station in the morning after a long running shutdown. Booking at Doon railway station has been completed since the first day. More than 50 waiting in sleepers and 20 in AC coaches have arrived on the first day.
For the revival of Dehradun station, the operation of trains from Doon was stalled from November 10 to February 7. Meanwhile some trains operated from Haridwar, Najibabad and Aligarh stations. After the expansion and re-modeling work of Doon station, Dehradun railway station is ready for renewed train operation. After receiving the news that the trains started operating, people were seen reserving their tickets at the reservation office. Station Director Ganesh Chand said that during the shutdown, along with the construction of two new platforms, all the lines were also electrified. Also, public facilities were extended. Told that from Saturday, the movement of trains started from Dehradun. The first time the Nanda Devi Express arrived from New Delhi at 4:30 in the morning.
First train arrived on platform number two
The first train arrived at platform number two on Saturday morning. For this, platform number two has been prepared. Station Superintendent SP Doval said that other arrangements were completed on this platform from cleanliness. Earlier it was platform number three.
These trains start operating
From Saturday, Nanda Devi Express, Howrah Express, Lahori Express, Dehradun-Saharanpur Passenger, Mussoorie Express, Shatabdi Express, Naini-Dehradun Janshatabdi Express.
First day will not go
Kathgodam, Bandra, Janshatabdi, Janta Express, Upasana. Station director Ganesh Chand said that from February 10, all trains will operate at regular times.
Put uts machine
A UTS machine has been installed at the main gate premises of the railway station to collect tickets online. Through this, the unreserved ticket to the General Class can be taken. Also, the facility of taking platform tickets will also be available from the machine.