Important Railway Update: 50+ trains cancelled; Free Wi-Fi now at 6,000 stations

The Indian Railways has made several new announcements for the general public.

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These include several train cancellations, availability of free Wi-Fi and Railways’ measures against Tauktae Cyclone.

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Boost to digital India! Now enjoy free Wi-Fi facility at 6000 Indian Railways stations

Indian Railways installed a free Wi-Fi facility at Hazaribagh, Jharkhand. With this development, a total of 6000 railway stations in India now have facility of free Wi-Fi, as per the Ministry of Railways.

See the official announcement here:

Details on train cancellations:

Railway reduces frequency and cancels few trains due to low occupancy.

Here are the details:

Several trains cancelled from 18th to 24th May due to operational reasons and extension of lockdown in Uttar Pradesh.

Full information here:

More trains are cancelled by Northern Railways till 24th May due to operational reasons.

Here’s the tweet:

Due to the COVID situation in the country, South Eastern Railways has decided that train no.02211/02212 Santragachi-Purulia-Howrah Special from Santragachi and train no.58103/58104 Tatanagar-Barbil-Tatanagar from Tatanagar will remain cancelled with effect from 19th May till further notice.

Important: Due to Tauktae Cyclone warning in the coastal region of Gujarat, the following rail services will be cancelled.

Railway’s measures to face Tauktae Cyclone

All vulnerable areas and important bridges are being constantly monitored by the engineering wings and relief materials have been kept at convenient locations for quick response. A disaster Management Call has also been opened from 14th May.

Get full details here:

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