BH CORRESPONDENT, New Delhi: The Indian Railways on Thursday announced that all regular time-tabled passenger services which includes mail/express, passenger and suburban trains are cancelled till August 12 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
“It has been decided that regular time-tabled passenger services including Mail/Express, passenger and suburban services stand cancelled up to 12.08.2020,” the Railway Board said in a notification. “It has also been decided that all the ticket booked for the regular time-tabled trains for the journey date from 01.07.20 to 12.08.20 also stand cancelled,” the notification further said.
Therefore, all tickets booked for the regular time-tabled trains from July 1 to August 12 also stand cancelled and the full fares will be refunded.
However, the 230 special trains which have been running during the nationwide lockdown will continue to run and so will the special Rajdhani, mail and express trains that started running from May 12 and June 1.