Starting Wednesday, Ghazipur would now be directly connected with Delhi as the Indian Railways has decided to launch a new superfast train Suhaildev Express from there.
Named as Suhaildev Superfast tri-weekly express, the train will be flagged off at 5 PM to reach Anand Vihar on Thursday morning.
The regular run of the Suhaildev Express will start from April 14 from Anand Vihar, a Northern Railway official said.
The Anand Vihar-Ghazipur-Anand Vihar Suhaildev Superfast tri-weekly express will depart from Anand Vihar at 6.45 pm on every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from April 14 to reach Ghazipur at 9.15 am next day.
In the return journey, the Ghazipur-Anand Vihar Suhaildev Superfast train will depart from Ghazipur at 5.30 pm every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday from April 15 to reach Anand Vihar at 8.10 am the next day.
Consisting of one AC first class, one AC-2 tier, one AC-3 tier, six sleeper class and six gneral class coaches, the express train will stop at Ghaziabad, Moradabad, Bareilly, Lucknow, Sultanpur, Jafrabad, Jaunpur and Aunihar stations enroute in both the directions.