Garib Rath Express, touted to be the poor man’s no frills AC train will soon become a thing of the past, as the government is mulling phasing out the train with express trains, sources told Zee Media.
Sources added that the Railway Ministry has already asked to stop making of new coaches for Garib Rath Express. The Garib Rath trains will either be completely phased out or be converted into mail or express trains, sources said.
Notably, Railways has already replaced services of Garib Rath in Kathgodam-Jammu and Kathgodam-Kanpur route by Mail or Express trains. Read More