Major upgradation for Indian Railways trains! As part of its plan to enhance safety, Indian Railways’ Train number 15279/15280 Saharsa-Anand Vihar-Saharsa Purbia Express is all set for a new makeover. Piyush Goyal-led Indian Railways is introducing LHB (Linke Hofmann Busch) design coaches in the train.
The upgraded express train service, with newly introduced LHB coaches, is all set make its inaugural run on October 14, 2018. Train number 15279 Purbia Express train will depart from Saharsa railway station on October 14, 2018, and train number 15280 Purbia Express train will depart from Anand Vihar railway station on October 15, 2018.
According to a press release issued by the East Central Railway zone of the national transporter, under which the train service is operated, earlier the train had as many as 24 coaches. Out of that, there was one 2AC coach, two 3AC coaches, thirteen sleeper coaches, six general coaches and two SLR coaches. Read more
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