Passengers are facing a tough time as most of the long-distance trains are running late due to inclement weather conditions. Six trains have been cancelled while seven others were rescheduled.
Rail traffic in the Amritsar-Ludhiana-New Delhi section was also affected as both pairs of Intercity Express train, a pair of Shane-Punjab Express train and a pair of morning Shatabdi Express train were running behind the schedule time by 1 to 3.15 hours.
According to railway officials, the 12332 Jammu-Howrah Himgiri Express, 13050 Howrah-Amritsar Express, 14673 Jaynagar-Amritsar Shaheed Express, 14674 Amritsar-Jaynagar Shaheed Express, 15209 Saharsa-Amritsar Jansewa Express and 15210 Amritsar-Saharsa Jansewa Express were cancelled for the day.
The trains rescheduled due to operational reasons were 12203 Saharsa-Amritsar Garib Rath (3.30 hrs), 12238 Jamu-Varanasi Begumpura Express (3 hrs), 12414 Jammu-Ajmer Pooja Superfast Express (3.20 hrs), 12459 New Delhi-Amritsar Intercity Express (2.05 hrs), 12498 Amritsar-New Delhi Shane-Punjab (1 hrs), 13006 Amritsar-Howrah Express (3.05 hrs) and 18238 Amritsar-Bilaspur Chhattisgarh Express (4.20 hrs). Read More…