Howrah-Puri Weekly Express to run with LHB coaches

15 Jun 2017

With a view to ensure safe and comfortable journey of railway passengers, it has been decided to replace the conventional coaches of 12887/12888 Howrah-Puri-Howrah Weekly Express with LHB coaches with effect from June 18 from Puri and with effect from June 19 from Howrah. With the conversion of this train into full LHB rake, the accommodation of this train will also be enhanced. 12887/12888 Howrah-Puri-Howrah Weekly Express will now have additional capacity of total 102 berths per trip.  There will be additional 72 berths in Sleeper Class, 06 berths in AC-2 Tier and 24 berths in AC-3 tier. As a result, more passengers can be accommodated in this train.