Prayagraj, J.N.N. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off the country's third private train Kashi-Mahakal Express on 16 February. The special train will go through Allahabad Junction. The train will be operational from February 20. This train running from Varanasi will pass through Allahabad Junction on Sunday. On Tuesday and Thursday, the train will run via Lucknow and Kanpur. The fare from Allahabad to Indore will be 1765 and the fare from Indore to Allahabad Junction will be Rs 1895. The difference of Rs 130 in up and down fares is coming due to catering charges.
On 16 February, special train will go from Varanasi to Allahabad via Kanpur Central, Bina, Sant Hirdaramnagar, Ujjain and Indore. From 20 February, train number 82401 Varanasi-Indore Kashi-Mahakal Express will go through Lucknow on Tuesday and Thursday, two days a week. The third AC class 15 coach train will leave Varanasi at 2.45 pm and reach Indore at 9.40 am the next day. Train number 82402 Indore-Varanasi will reach Varanasi at 6.55 am on Wednesday and Friday at 6.00 am the next day. Train number 82403 will reach Allahabad Junction at 3.15 pm on Sunday afternoon at 5.30 pm. It will leave for Kanpur after five minutes. It will reach Kanpur at 8.50 pm and then reach Indore Junction at 9.40 am the next day. Train number 82404 Indore-Varanasi will run from Indore at 10.55 am Monday to reach Kanpur at 11.35 am and Allahabad at 2.25 pm. Ten minutes later, it will leave Varanasi at five in the morning.
On 15 February last year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the country's first semi-high speed train Vande Bharat Express (special inaugural train) in New Delhi for Varanasi. On February 17, the Vande Bharat Express traveled for the first time. In such a situation, February is special for Prayagraj. Last year, people of Sangam city received the gift of Vande Bharat Express, this time Kashi-Mahakal Express.