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Special cross-border train service for devotees

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Staff Reporter
A group of 2333 Bangladeshi pilgrims will be traveling by a special train from Rajbari (Bangladesh) to Medi-napore in West Bengal (India) to attend the annual Holy Urs Sharif scheduled to be held on 17 February 2020 at Medinapore.
For the participation of the devotees in the Urs, Indian Railways will provide an empty rake with 24 coaches to run the special train service for pilgrims from Rajbari to Medinapore.
The train will leave Rajbari (Bangladesh) on 15.02.2020 and arrive at Medinapore (India) on the morning of 17.02.2020. In the return direction, the train will leave Medinapore (India) on 18.02.2020 and enter Bangladesh on 19.02.2020 via Gede-Darsana interchange point.