Jamshedpur Jan 25, 2020: Jamshedpur MP Bidyut Baran Mahato held a meeting on Monday with South Eastern Railway general manager, S. K Mohanty at railway headquarter in Garden Reach Kolkata and proposed issues concerning railway in his parliamentary constituency.
The MP requested for the resumption of services of Tata-Alleppey Train and asked if the same train can start service from Dhanbad then it should also touch Jamshedpur.
But the senior railway official said that a judgment has been taken by the railway board to end the link facility.
Henceforth, the railway GM said that within a fortnight a new train linking Jamshedpur with Alleppey would commence operation and would initially run twice a week.
He also demanded a train service between Tatanagar and Buxer in Bihar which has been pending with railway for six years.
However, the railway official stated that the decision has to be taken by the East Central Railway and assured to take up the issue with the counterparts.
The MP also raised the issue of resumption of train services especially local and passenger trains for the privilege of daily wagers which were suspended due to COVID-19 regulations.
The railway GM has assured to look into all the demands.