Due to Jharia Coal Field Fire and acting on subsequent advisory received from Ministry of Coal; Railway Board has decided to stop the operation of goods and passenger traffic on Dhanbad-Chandrapura Railway line w.e.f.15.06.2017.Keeping in view the safety of passengers, Railway Board has diverted 7 trains, cancelled 13 Mail Express Trains & 6 passenger trains.
In the jurisdiction of East Coast Railway, the following diversion/cancellation of train services will take place.
DIVERSION OF TRAIN
13351/13352 Dhanbad-Alleppey-Dhanbad Express will be diverted via Dhanbad-Gomoh-Chandrapur
ainstead of Dhanbad-Katrasgarh-Chandrapura w.e.f. 13.06.2017 from Alleppey & w.e.f. 15.06.2017 from Dhanbad.
CANCELLATION OF TRAIN
12831/12832 Dhanbad-Bhubaneswar-Dhanbad Garib Rath Express will remain cancelled w.e.f. 16.06.2017 from Bhubaneswar and w.e.f. 17.06.2017 from Dhanbad till further advice.