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Cancellation of all train service till March 31 in the wake of COVID 19

March 22, 2020 - Reading time: ~1 minute

As of March 31, all trains across the country have been cancelled.

It has been reported that trains including Premium Trains, Mail/Express Trains, Passenger Trains, Suburban Trains, Kolkata Metro rail, Konkan Railway etc. shall be cancelled till 24:00 of 31 March.

Indian Railways has taken this step to prevent the spread of coronavirus as a social epidemic. According to the announcement of the cancellation of trains, all passenger trains, including long-distance mail - fast trains and intercity connecting trains, will not run until midnight on the 31st.

Similarly, flying train and suburban train service has also been cancelled. Metro trains across the country will not run until midnight on March 31.

At the same time, it has been announced that only freight trains will run across the country.

For more information please visit http://contents.irctc.co.in/en/Important_Notice_COVID.pdf