Kolkata, 12th April, 2017:
Metro Railway will run extra train services to ferry cricket crazy people at night.
It has been decided that one pair extra train (I UP + I DN) from Esplanade Station will run at 00:15hrs on 14.04.2017, 22.04.2017, 24.04.2017, 04.05.2017 & 14.05.2017 for the benefit of cricket lovers after the cricket match.
·The trains at both end will work as One Train Only System (Ex. Esplanade to DUM DUM UP direction and Esplanade to Kavi Subhash in DN direction).
·Booking window will only be operated at Esplanade Station for ticket vending.
·Special trains in both directions will stop at all stations for passenger detrainment only.
·Selective gates will be re-opened for passenger dispersal before scheduled departure of train Ex. Esplanade.