NFR to operate two diesel special joyrides

Maligaon, May 18 (MExN): Northeast Frontier Railway has decided to operate two diesel special joyrides under the toy train service of Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) between Darjeeling and Ghum from May 18 to June 30 on daily basis to cater the passenger rush during the peak season. 

Accordingly, train No. 02548 (Darjeeling-Ghum-Darjeeling) diesel special joyride, will depart from Darjeeling at 11:25 hoursto reach Ghumat 12:10 hours. On its return journey the train will depart from Ghum at 12:30 hours to reach Darjeeling at 13:00 hours. 

Another Train No. 02549 (Darjeeling-Ghum-Darjeeling) Diesel special Joyride, will depart from Darjeeling at 13:25 hours to reach Ghumat 14:10 hours. On its return journey the train will depart from Ghum at 14:35 hours to reach Darjeeling at 15:05 hours. 

All the Diesel special Joyrides will run with a composition of three first class chair car coaches. There will be 30 seats in two coaches and 29 seats in one coach, stated a press release issued by Sabyasachi De, Chief Public Relations Officer, NFR.