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17 Shramik special trains cost the admin `70 lakh, nine more trains arranged, starting from today

May 22, 2020 4:13 pm

Migrant leaders demand more trains to cater to the number of migrants.

In migrant exodus, worry for Punjab paddy farmers: ‘our fields may stay barren’

May 21, 2020 11:31 am

In Punjab, around 28-29 lakh hectares area is expected to come under rice this season for which the state would need over 6 lakh labourers from UP and Bihar.

Punjab has sent over 2.8 lakh migrants home, says govt

May 20, 2020 12:27 pm

The 200th train, which was flagged off from Amritsar by DC Shivdular Singh Dhillon, took migrants to their homes in Maharashtra.

Stranded in other states, those who left to work say, ‘Punjab govt helping migrants, but what about us?’

May 20, 2020 11:42 am

A total of 72,978 people registered themselves to come from other states to Punjab till May 17.

‘Curbing Covid spread post relaxation will be real test’

May 19, 2020 12:19 pm

Terming the danger of spread post relaxations as the ‘real test’, the CM directed all departments to ensure close monitoring and strict adherence to all advisories.

18 more RPF personnel who came from Delhi test positive in Ludhiana

May 15, 2020 5:55 pm

After reporting a sizeable number of novel coronavirus cases daily for the past many days, Punjab had on Wednesday reported only 10 new cases.

Buses to take people from railway station to homes allowed: Centre

May 15, 2020 1:20 am

The development comes in the wake of a limited number of trains now allowed to carry passengers between major cities in the country.

Tired of waiting for train, labourers start walking to UP

May 13, 2020 1:01 pm

The group, including children, covered a distance of around 20 km in nine hours.

Traveling to Kerala for Onam? Here's a list of special bus/ train services from Karnataka

September 07, 2019 6:49 pm

The KSRTC has advised passengers to reserve tickets prior to the date of the journey either through online ( or at computerised KSRTC ticket counters operated at key bus depots across and outside the state.

Here are the KSRTC, South Western Railway special trains, buses this Ganesh Chaturthi

August 30, 2019 8:23 am

The special bus and train services operated by KSRTC and South Western Railway are expected to help lakhs of passengers travel to and fro during the festive season of Gowri Habba and Ganesh Chaturthi


Jat row: Railways to run special trains for stranded passengers

February 22, 2016 2:49 pm

New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): Chief public relation officer of Northern Railways Neeraj Sharma on Monday said in view of the ongoing Jat agitation, special trains would run covering the outer regions connected with Haryana. Sharma added that a special train from Chandigarh to Anand Vihar, New Delhi, would be on the tracks by the evening, which will have a total of 17 coaches.He further informed that Northern Railways is planning to start more trains from the Jammu region.