HYDERABAD: Prime Minister Narendra Modi would virtually flag off Vande Bharat train between Secunderabad and the port metropolis of Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh on the auspicious event of Makar Sankranti on Sunday.
Union Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw, Union Tourism and Culture Minister G Kishan Reddy, Telangana Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan can be bodily current on the Secunderabad railway station in the course of the inauguration.
The common companies of the train would begin from January 16 and the bookings commenced on Saturday, railway sources mentioned.
The VisakhapatnamSecunderabad Vande Bharat Express (20833) will begin at 05.45 AM and would attain Secunderabad at 2.15 PM.
The SecunderabadVisakhapatnam train (20834) will begin from Secunderabad at 3 PM and would attain Visakhapatnam at 11.30 PM. In between, the train will cease at Rajahmundry, Vijayawada, Khammam and Warangal in each the instructions, a South Central Railway (SCR) launch mentioned.
The train contains 14 AC Chair Car Coaches and two Executive AC Chair Car Coaches with the capability of 1,128 passengers. It will present the quickest travelling facility between these two stations and has unique reserved sitting lodging, it mentioned.
The train is manufactured with indigenous know-how, outfitted with trendy options and enhanced consolation. The train has automated sliding doorways, supplied with reclining seats in all lessons and rotating seats in government class, the discharge mentioned.