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No platform tickets at major Delhi stations from 27 October to 5 November: Railways

News Agencies | First published: 19 October 2016, 20:26 IST
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Indian Railways, on 19 October, said there will be no sale of platform tickets from 27 October to 5 November at major stations in Delhi Division, including New Delhi and Hazrat Nizamuddin.

According to Northern Railway, there will be no sale of platform tickets at major stations including Old Delhi, New Delhi, Hazrat Nizamuddin, Sarai Rohilla and Anand Vihar terminals from 27 October to 5 November this year due to Diwali and Chhat festival rush.

However, persons coming to stations to assist the aged and lady passengers who are not in a position to fend for themselves at the railway station will be exempted from such restriction, a Northern Railway official said.

Northern Railway has pressed many special trains to clear the festival rush.

--PTI

First published: 19 October 2016, 20:26 IST
 
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