Indian Railways on Sunday cancelled all passenger trains till March 31 within the wake of coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19) within the nation. The order kicks in from Sunday (March 22) midnight.
“In continuation of the measures taken in the wake of Covid-19, it’s been decided that all passenger trains shall be cancelled till March 31,” the ministry of railways launch famous.
Passengers can avail the refund for all cancelled trains till June.
The trains which have commenced their journey earlier than 4:00 p.m. on Sunday will run to the vacation spot. However, to make sure continuity of important provides throughout the nation, items trains are exempted. They will run as per schedule.
India’s coronavirus depend had soared to 324 on Sunday and the loss of life toll has reached 6. Two males died of the coronavirus in Patna and Mumbai, information companies reported as tens of millions of Indians voluntarily undertook a 14-hour lengthy curfew on Sunday to restrict the fast-spreading epidemic within the nation.