WR'S UP FAST LOCAL TRAINS TO HALT AT ALL STATIONS BETWEEN MUMBAI CENTRAL & CHURCHGATE
IN THE EVENING OF 28/09/2023
Slow Up Trains Not To Halt At Charni Road during this Period
8 Special Local trains by WR during midnight on 28, Sept, 2023
Considering the heavy rush at Charni Road station due to Ganpati immersion on 28thSeptember, 2023, it has been decided that all UP fast trains which run during the peak period i.e. from 17.00 hrs to 20.30 hrs on 28thSeptember, 2023, towards Churchgate, will be provided halt at all stations between Mumbai Central and Churchgate, including Charni Road. Normally, during evening peak hours, these services do not halt between Mumbai Central and Churchgate.
According to a press release issued by Shri Sumit Thakur, Chief Public Relations Officer of Western Railway, in order to reduce congestion at platforms, all UP slow line trains, between 17.00 hrs to 22:00 hrs on 28th September, 2023 going towards Churchgate will NOThalt at PF No. 2 of Charni Road station. Hence, there will be no train available during this period from Platform No. 2 at Charni Road station.
It is worth mentioning that for the convenience of passengers, W.Rly has decided to run 8 Ganpati Special local trains during the midnight of 28th/29thSeptember, 2023 between Churchgate & Virar stations. The 1stSpecial Suburban service from Virar will depart at 00.15 hrs & will reachChurchgate at 01.52 hrs. 2ndSpecial Suburban service from Virar will depart at 00.45 hrs & will reach Churchgate at 02.22 hrs. 3rd Special service from Virar will depart at 01.40 hrs & will reach Churchgate at 03.15 hrs and 4thSpecial service from Virar will depart at 03.00 hrs and reach at Churchgate at 04.40 hrs. Similarly in down direction, 1st Special service will depart Churchgate at 01.15 hrs and reach Virar at 02.50 hrs, 2ndSpecial service will depart Churchgate at 01.55 hrs and reach Virar at 03.32 hrs, 3rd Special service will depart Churchgate at 02.25 hrs and reach Virar at 04.02 hrs and 4th Special service will depart Churchgate at 03.20 hrs and reach Virar at 04.58 hrs. These special suburban trains will halt at all suburban stations between Churchgate & Virar.
Detailed timings of the special local train is given in Annexure-I