Shri Suresh P. Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister of Railways, flagged off inaugural run of new weekly train “Anandwan Superfast Express” between Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and Kazipet via Bhusaval, Akola, Wardha, Balharshah through video conferencing from Rail Bhavan, New Delhi on 11.1,2016. On this occasion, Shri Manoj Sinha, Hon’ble Minister of State for Railways, Shri A.K. Mittal, Chairman, Railway Board, Shri Mohd. Jamshed, Member Traffic, Shri V.K. Gupta, Member Engineering, Shri Hemant Kumar, Member Mechanical, Shri Pradeep Kumar, Member Staff & Electrical and Shri Satyapal Singh, Hon’ble MP were present.
A flag off function was also organised at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus wherein Smt. Snehal Ambekar, Hon’ble Mayor of Mumbai, Shri Gopal Shetty, Hon’ble MP, Shri Mangesh Kudalkar, Hon’ble MLA and Shri Sunil Kumar Sood, General Manager, Central Railway, Shri Amitabh Ojha, Divisional Railway Manager, Shri Rajiv Tyagi, OSD (Services), Shri Vinit Kumar, Secretary to General Manager and other officials were present.
Regular Service of 22127 Anandwan Express will leave Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 1130 hrs every Monday from 18.1.2016 and arrive Kazipet at 0645 hrs next day.
Regular Service of 22128 Anandwan Express will leave Kazipet at 1830 hrs every Tuesday from 12.1.2016 and arrive Lokmanya Tilak Terminus at 1345 hrs next day.
Halts: Thane, Kalyan, Nasik Road, Bhusaval, Malkapur, Akola, Badnera, Dhamangaon, Wardha, Hinganghat, Warora, Chandrapur, Ballarshah, Sirpur Kagaznagar, Bellampalli, Macherial, Ramagundam, Peddapalli, Jammikunta.
Composition: One AC First cum AC-2 Tier, One AC-2 Tier, Three AC-3 Tier, 8 Sleeper Class, 6 General Second Class and 2 General Second Class cum Guard’s Brake Van.
Reservation: Bookings for regular service of 22127 open from 12.1.2016.