Bhatkal: The long cherished dream of the people UK district of having a night train from Yeshwantpur to Karwar has finally fulfilled on Thursday, October 18.
The people of UK district were demanding for the night train from Bangalore to Karwar from past three years, and finally the High Court has passed the order for starting the same.
On Wednesday, the Railway Authorities had announced that the night train between Yeshwanthpur and Kannur (No. 16517/18) would be bifurcated in Mangalore and extended to Karwar. The Train No.16517 that left Yeshwanthpur would run towards Kannur with five coaches while the bifurcated train would run to Karwar as Train No.16523/16524 with 13 coaches.
The train which will depart from Yeshwantpur at 20.35 hrs will arrive at Karwar the next day afternoon at 14.00 hrs. The train departing from Karwar at 14.40 hrs will arrive at Yeshwantpur at 08.55 hrs in the morning.
The train will have 13 coaches, including one two-tier AC and three-tier AC, eight sleepers, one General and two SLR coaches.
The long lasting dream of the people of Bhatkal was fulfilled today and the people welcomed the Bangalore-Karwar night train at Bhatkal Railway station with galore and joy.
On this occasion Bhatkal Railway Station Master K S N Murthy, Bhatkal Majlis-e-Islah-o-Tanzeem Vice President SM Parvez, General Secretary Muhiddin Altaf Kharuri, Rabita society Manager Manazir Hasan Sukri, Social worker Syed Hassan Barmvar and many others were present.
Timings of Train No. 16517/16518 and 16523/16524
Departure from Yeshwantpur at 20.35
Arrival at Bangalore at 20.50 and departure at 20.55
Arrival at Mandya at 22.18 and departure at 22.20
Arrival at Mysore at 23.40 and departure at 23.45
Arrival at Krishnarajanagar at 00.18 and departure at 00.20
Arrival at Holenarasipura at 01.07 and departure at 01.08
Arrival at Hassan at 01.38 and departure at 01.40
Arrival at Sakleshpur at 02:45 and departure at 02.50
Arrival at Subramanya at 05:30 and departure at 05:35
Arrival at Kabakaputtur at 06:28 and departure at 06:30
Arrival at Bantawal at 6:58 and departure at 7:00
Arrival at Mangalore Central at 8:40 and departure at 9.00
Arrival at Suratkal at 9:36 and departure at 9:38
Arrival at Mulki at 9:46 and departure at 9:48
Arrival at Udupi at 10:18 and departure at 10:20
Arrival at Barukur at 10:36 and departure at 10:38
Arrival at Kundapur at 10:52 and departure at 10:54
Arrival at Mookambika road Byndoor at 11:22 and departure at 11:24
Arrival at Bhatkal at 11:38 and departure at 11:40
Arrival at Murdeshwar at 11:56 and departure at 11:58
Arrival at Kumta at 12:50 and departure at 12:52
Arrival at Gokarna at 13:10 and departure at 13:12
Arrival at Ankola at 13:18 and departure at 13:20
Arrival at Karwar at 14.00
Departure from karwar to Bangalore Yeshwantpur at 14:40
Arrival at Ankola at 15:02 and departure at 15:04
Arrival at Gokaran at 15:14 and departure at 15:16
Arrival at Kumta at 15:30 and departure at 15:32
Arrival at Murdeshwar at 16:18 and departure at 16:20
Arrival at Bhatkal at 16:38 and departure at 16:40
Arrival at Mookambika road Byndoor at 16:54 and departure at 16:56
Arrival at Kundapur at 17:40 and departure at 17:42
Arrival at Barukur at 17:56 and departure at 17:58
Arrival at Udupi at 18:14 and departure at 18:16
Arrival at Mulki at 19:00 and departure at 19:02
Arrival at Suratkal at 19:20 and departure at 19:22
Arrival at Mangalore Central at 20:20 and departure at 20.50
Arrival at Bantawal at 21:43 and departure at 21:45
Arrival at Kabakaputtur at 22:05 and departure at 22:07
Arrival at Subramanya at 22:55 and departure at 23:00
Arrival at Sakleshpur at 01:15 and departure at 01:20
Arrival at Holenarasipura at 02.54 and departure at 02.55
Arrival at Krishnarajanagar at 03.49 and departure at 03.50
Arrival at Mysore at 05.20 and departure at 05.40
Arrival at Mandya at 06.23 and departure at 06.25
Arrival at Bangalore at 08.35 and departure at: 08.40
Arrival at Yeshwantpur at 08:55