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Tejas Express returns to tracks, will run daily between Lko-New Delhi from March 25

By Saima Siddiqui 
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Tejas Express returns to tracks, will run daily between Lko-New Delhi from March 25

Lucknow: The Indian Railways has planed to run Tejas Express between Lucknow and Delhi route, daily from March 25, in view of the increased movement due to Holo-festivities, as per reports. The daily services will continue till April 5, 2021, after which the trains will run as per their old schedule.

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Passengers travelling from Lucknow to New Delhi, or vice-versa can now opt for the comfort and luxury of Tejas Trains, which have been lodged as the first-of-their-kind corporate train services in the country.

The fleet recently made a comeback to tracks on February 14, after a 10-month long suspension, due to the coronavirus induced travel restrictions. Since then, Train no 82501/82502 Lucknow to New Delhi and return services run for four days a week- from Friday to Monday. 

As per reports, the Indian Railways have authorised regular travel to meet the increasing passenger load due to the coming Holi festival . The services, however, will remain cancelled on only two days the aforementioned period, on March 29 (Monday) and April 5 (Monday), alleged reports.

Fares of Lucknow-New Delhi Tejas Express

The fares for Tejas Express, running between Lucknow-New Delhi, have been marked at ₹1135 for chair-car coaches while ₹1830 for executive-chair car coaches, which are subject to change due to dynamic pricing by the Railways.

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Meanwhile, a journey from New Delhi-Lucknow will cost the passengers ₹1075 for chair-car coaches and ₹2460 forex executive-chair car coaches.

In view of deadly coronavirus spread, the fleet will comply with the established safety and hygiene COVID-19 protocols.

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