Bengaluru, September 15
The first ‘Kisan Rail’ from Karnataka between Bengaluru and Delhi will likely be run from September 19 to October 19, the South Western Railway mentioned on Tuesday.
Kisan Rail are trains with multi commodities, multi- consignors and multi-consignees.
The service, to run by way of Mysuru, Hubbali and Pune, would make 5 journeys, the SWR mentioned in a launch.
t will run between fastened OriginDestination pairs with en-route stoppages, and loading and unloading will likely be permitted at any of the en-route stoppage.
The prepare may have 10 VPH (High Capacity Parcel Vans), one brake luggage-cum-generator automobile and one second class luggage-cum-brake van with disabled pleasant compartment.
There will likely be 12 LHB coaches, the discharge mentioned.
The determination to function the prepare was according to Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s announcement within the 2020-21 funds to construct a seamless nationwide chilly provide chain for perishables, inclusive of milk, meat and fish, SWR mentioned. PTI