Regular train services
including mail, express, passenger and
have been cancelled till August 12. Only special train services will continue.
TOI on Wednesday had first reported that the national transporter was likely to resume the earlier regular passenger train services by mid-August.
In its order, the railway board has referred to the coaching directorate’s message and has instructed all zones to automatically cancel all booked tickets and make full refund.
the Indian Railways
is running only 230 mail and express
as “special trains”. Though the railway ministry has repeatedly said more trains are likely to be operated to meet any demand, sources said these may be branded as “special” ones as well.