GUWAHATI, April 18 – For the benefit of passengers, the Northeast Frontier Railway has decided to run the 12424/12423 New Delhi-Guwahati-Dibrugarh Town Rajdhani Express everyday, an NFR press release stated.
Consequently, the 12424 New Delhi-Guwahati-Dibrugarh Town Rajdhani Express, which now runs six days a week (except Sunday), will run everyday with effect from 22-04-2012. Similarly, the 12423 Dibrugarh Town-Guwahati-New Delhi Rajdhani Express, which now runs five days a week (except on Monday and Friday), will also run everyday with effect from 27-04-2012.
The Rajdhani Express train will leave Dibrugarh Town at 20.15 hrs to reach New Delhi at 10.10 hrs on the third day. In the return direction the train will leave New Delhi at 14.00 hrs to reach Dibrugarh Town at 05.00 hrs on the third day.
Also, the 22424/22423 New Delhi-Guwahati Rajdhani Express, that presently leaves New Delhi on Thursday and Guwahati on Saturday, will now run up to and from Dibrugarh Town. The train will be renumbered as 12424/12423 w.e.f. 16-08-2012.
In addition to the 12424/12423 New Delhi-Guwahati- Dibrugarh Town Rajdhani Express, there are two other pairs of Rajdhani Express (No. 12436/12435 and 12236/12235) trains that also run between Dibrugarh/Dibrugarh Town and New Delhi. While 12436 Up Rajdhani Express leaves New Delhi at 09.30 hrs on Sunday and Thursday, the 12236 Up Rajdhani Express leaves New Delhi at 9.30 hrs on Tuesday.12235 Dn Rajdhani Express leaves Dibrugarh at 19.15 hrs on Thursday. 12435 Dn Rajdhani Express leaves Dibrugarh Town at 19.00 hrs on Monday and Friday.
All the Rajdhani Express trains will now run with full composition of 18 coaches to Dibrugarh and there will be no detachment and shunting at Guwahati.