IRCTC Indian Railways: The railways has said it will "gradually" restart operations. What you need to know. All passengers should follow these guidelines, informed Railways in a press release. The trains will run from New Delhi railway station to other cities including Mumbai, Bangalore, and Chennai. There will be functional health desks which will receive those from the specific exit gates and there should be a proper queueing system to reach these desks. These guidelines came after the Indian Railways announced that it would partially resume operations, with special trains operating on a few routes across the country. With over 1200 migrants in the 24-coach train, the migrants reached the destination at 23.15 hrs on May 1. Financial Express is now on Telegram. The railways said that local industries, e-commerce companies, interested groups, individuals and any other prospective loaders can book parcels on these trains. June 01, 2020 06:55 AM IST. •Thiruvananthapuram to Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai and return, •Ernakulam to Nizamuddin in New Delhi Mangala Express and return. In the second phase, the inter-district movement of the buses will be allowed. Select train services will resume from today amid the ongoing lockdown for which the Indian Railways has released a new timetable with details of stations and timings. What you need to know. But, the other districts which have reported a decline in the number of positive cases can relax the lockdown restrictions in a proper four-phased manner. Travelling to Kerala from another state or from abroad? MANORAMA APP "target": "https://www.onmanorama.com/search-results-page.html?q={search_term_string}", 06346 Thiruvananthapuram Central–Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Special (Daily) – Departure from Thiruvananthapuram Central at 09.30; arrival at Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak at 17.45 next day. These are done in consultation with the state from where the train would originate. •. The person posting the comment will be in sole ownership of its responsibility. SITE FOLLOWS THE DNPA’S CODE OF CONDUCT. • The Mangala–Lakshadweep Express that runs between Ernakulam and Nizamuddin in New Delhi (Train numbers: 02617 & 02618) will not stop at Aluva, Pattambi, Kuttippuram, Tirur, Parappanangadi, Feroke, Koyilandi, Vadakara, Thalassery, Payangadi, Payyanur, Nileswar and Kanhangad stations. Further, those who land up in Kerala without any exit pass issued to them via the COVID-19 Jagratha portal will also be sent to 14-day institutional quarantine. these services are expected to be further scaled up," railways said in a statement. •Thiruvananthapuram to Kozhikode Jan Shatabdi Express and return). Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. 02617 Ernakulam – Nizamuddin Superfast Special (Daily) - Departure from Ernakulam Junction at 13.15 hrs; arrival Nizamuddin at 13.15 hrs the third day. • Train No.02075 Kozhikkode–Thiruvananthapuram Central Janshatabdi Special - Departure from Kozhikkode at 13.45 hrs; arrival at Thiruvananthapuram Central at 21.35 hrs. 02283 Ernakulam Junction–Nizamuddin Weekly Duronto Special - Departure from Ernakulam Junction at 23.25 hrs on Tuesdays; arrival at Nizamuddin at 19.40 hrs the third day (This will begin service from June 9). Kochi: New train services connecting Kerala with Uttar Pradesh and Odisha are likely to be introduced soon. On Monday, the government railway website IRCTC opened booking for these trains. For exiting Kerala and travelling via train to other states, the district administration will arrange a medical screening and exit passes at the designated railway stations. 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This service will commence on May 21 from Bangalore. 02076 Thiruvananthapuram–Kozhikkode Janshatabdi Special - Departure from Thiruvananthapuram Central at 05.55 hrs; arrival at Kozhikode at 13.15 hrs daily. Sources quoted in the report said that in the first phase, only the buses will be allowed to run, locally. On the very same day, train number 12777 between Yeshwantpur and Kochuveli and train number 16315 Bengaluru-Kochuveli also have waiting list tickets for all the classes. • Wear face cover / mask throughout the journey. So, it may take some time but we want to assure that we are eager to take back all stranded people,” said a senior bureaucrat. The team recently submitted a report to Pinarayi Vijayan, Chief Minister of Kerala, based upon which the state government may formulate its response to the Central government, on the matters of how and when the lockdown should be lifted. The government has made it clear that all passengers who are planning to exit Kerala must reach their respective railway station early — at least 4 hours in advance. Each of these four phases will last for a period of 15 days, and will end in the month of July 2020. “All asymptomatic passengers would be sent to home quarantine. Some trains are being run with only two parcel vans, or with one parcel van and brake van," the railways said. Travelling by train to Kerala during lockdown? But we are taking all measures to bring stranded people,” said a source. Officials said allowing a train to the state involved a series of activities. No one will be allowed to come via Ajmeri Gate side, it said. All the staff on duty at the railway stations must be posted for a period of two weeks after which they must undergo two weeks of mandatory home quarantine upon completion of their duties. • Observe social distancing inside trains. All rights reserved. }. ALSO READ| Kerala CM Urges Centre To Operate Special Trains To Transport Stranded Migrant Workers. The Railways said those with confirmed tickets can enter the New Delhi railway station from the Paharganj side only. The railways on Sunday said it will "gradually" restart operations from Tuesday as the country eases the coronavirus lockdown. •Train No. The comments posted here/below/in the given space are not on behalf of Onmanorama. On Friday, May 1, International Workers' Day, Indian Railways ran the first train during the lockdown. The Bengaluru-Kanyakumari ‘Island’ Express, which is a popular overnight train service between Kerala and Bengaluru, a waiting list exists in all classes between April 15, 2020 - April 19, 2020. “We are trying to make it clear that the process could take time as a special train can accommodate only 1,200 people while we have 2.5 lakh people stuck outside. •Ernakulam to Nizamuddin Duronto Express and return (This train will begin service from June 6. For this, proper medical check-up cubicles adhering to COVID-19 containment protocol must be set up in the stations. Sources said the state was set to allow more trains from Hyderabad, Kerala, Rajasthan and Punjab from Wednesday. The list includes 971 people from Delhi and 333 from UP, Jammu & Kashmir, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. • The Netravati Express that runs between Thiruvananthapuram and Lokmanya Tilak Terminus in Mumbai (Train numbers: 06345 & 06346) will not stop at Cheruvattur station in Kasaragod district. With this, almost all the important cities of India will get connected for transportation of vital goods at a fast speed. All those reaching Kerala by train who show no symptoms and carry proper passes, will undergo 14 days of home quarantine. Pick-up vehicles for passengers arriving in these railway stations have also been allowed on the condition that only one driver is permitted to pick the passengers up. This includes eight inter-state trains and four intra-state trains. The website was back up and running since 6pm after the issue was fixed. Presently, Kerala has a total of seven hotspot districts. Approximately, 58 routes (109 trains) for parcel special trains have been notified since the beginning of the lockdown. Further, the guidelines add that all passengers included in a single ticket (children) will have to form a group while submitting their application for a pass on COVID-19 Jagratha. Many people have applied to come to the state through the app launched by the state. Train services resumed in Kerala on Monday. The stations must also be supported with wheelchair facilities, stand by power system and public address systems. (This train will begin service from June 2). When train services restart, passengers have to be at the station 90 minutes in advance and entry will be stopped 15 minutes before the trains leave. The train carried over 1200 migrants from Lingampally in Telangana to Hatia in Jharkhand and reached the destination at 23.15 hrs on May 1.