PUNE: The Railways has decided to run special trains on Habibganj-Dharwar-Habibganj route till June 30 to clear the extra rush of passengers.
According to the railway authorities, train number 01664 Habibganj-Dharwar weekly special will leave Habibganj at 5 pm every Friday till June 29. This train will arrive at Pune the next day at 9.15 am, Satara at 12.07 pm, Karad at 1.08 pm, Sangli at 2.17 pm, Miraj at 2.50 pm and Dharwar at 7.30 pm. This train will run 19 trips.
Similarly, train number 01663 Dharwar-Habibganj weekly special will leave Dharwar at 10.50 pm every Saturday till June 30. This train will arrive at Miraj the next day at 4.30 am, Sangli at 4.55 am, Karad at 6.05 am, Satara at 7.07 am, Pune at 10.25 am and Habibganj at 4.20 am on the third day of its journey.
The train will halt at Hoshangabad, Itarsi Junction, Khandwa, Bhusaval Junction, Manmad Junction, Kopargaon, Ahmednagar, Daund Junction, Pune Junction, Satara, Karad, Sangli, Miraj Junction, Ghatprabha, Belagavi, Khanapur and Londa Junction. The train will have two AC 3-tier coaches, 10 second-class sleeper coaches, four general second-class coaches and two luggage-cum-brake vans.