Saturday, April 30, 2016
Efforts are on to run a double decker train between Visakhapatnam and Tirupati to reduce the rush in this route. The officials who conducted the surveys and submitted a report to the Railway Board. Minister for Civil Aviation P.Ashok Gajapati Raju and Visakhapatnam MP Haribabu are putting up their efforts for getting the green signal. If everything goes on well, the double decker train will be on the tracks from May 15. This train will have 18 bogies all of Air Conditioned and Chair Car and the train will start here in Visakhapatnam in the morning. If the train is not feasible, then it will be on Visakhapatnam – Hyderabad said sources. As of now double decker trains are on the run in between one Kacheguda-Guntur and Kacheguda- Tirupati.