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Fog hits Railways: 46 trains cancelled between Dec 1 and Feb 13

Frequency of 28 trains have been reduced during this period, 8 trains partially cancelled, 4 diverted

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Indian Railways, Railways

The has cancelled 46 between December 1 and February 13 in view of foggy conditions in north

The national transporter has devised "a detailed plan for cancellation and frequency reduction of traversing through fog-affected areas" to manage train operations, according to a letter from the Railway Board to all general managers.

Among the cancelled are Agra Intercity Express, 12179 Junction-Agra Cantt. Express, 15209 Saharsa- Amritsar Express, 14674 Amritsar-Jainagar Shaheed Express and

such as the Jainagar-Express, Azamgarh- Kaifiyat Express, Barauni-Ambala Hariharnath Express will remain suspended on every Thursday between December 1 and February 13.

The will also not ply on Fridays between December 1 and February 13. The cancellations of the will hurt daily commuters the most.

While the frequency of 28 have been reduced during this period, eight have been partially cancelled, four have been diverted while 46 have been cancelled.

First Published: Mon, November 27 2017. 21:37 IST