Bhubaneswar, Feb 10 (PTI) As announced in the lastrail Budget, the railways has decided to introduce a newweekly super fast train between Puri and Valsad via SambalpurCity, Bilaspur, Bhopal and Surat.
In the inaugural run from Valsad, as a special trainit will leave Valsad at 3.00 pm on February 12 for Puri. Theregular service of this train will commence from Puri onFebruary 20 and from Valsad on Feb 24.
12584 Puri-Valsad weekly super fast express will leavePuri at 05.25a.m on every Sunday and will arrive Valsad at07.50p.m on every Monday via Sambalpur City, Bilaspur, Bhopaland Surat.
In the return direction, 12583 Valsad-Puri weeklysuper fast express will leave Valsad at 07.35p.m on everyThursday and will arrive Puri at 10.35a.m on every Saturday.
The train has one AC-2 tier, one AC-3 tier, eightsleeper classes, six general second class coaches and twoguard cum luggage vans with stoppages at Khurda Road,Bhubaneswar, Dhenkanal, Talcher Road, Angul, Sambalpur City,Jharsuguda, Champa, Bilaspur, Anuppur, Shahdol, Katni,Jabalpur, Itarsi, Bhopal, Maksi, Ujjain, Ratlam, Dahod,Vadodara and Surat between Puri and Valsad.