The Union Minister of Railways, Lalu Prasad while presenting the Interim Railway Budget 2009-10 in the Lok Sabha on Friday, announced the introduction of 43 new trains which include four Garib Raths.1. Bilaspur-Tirunelveli via Thiruvananthapuram Express (Weekly) 2. Ranchi-Jaynagar Express (Tri-Weekly) 3. Secunderabad-Manuguru Superfast (Daily) 4. Mumbai-Karwar Superfast (Tri-weekly) 5. Bhopal-Lucknow Junction Garib Rath Express (Weekly) 6. Durg-Jaipur Express (Weekly) 7. Chhatrapati Sahu terminal (Kolhapur)-Dhanbad Link Service via Parasnath (Weekly) 8. Sengottai-Erode Passenger (Daily) 9. Dibrugarh Town-Chandigarh Express (Weekly) 10. Ajmer-Bhagalpur via Delhi Garib Rath Express (Bi-Weekly) 11. Nizamuddin-Bangalore via Kacheguda Rajdhani Express (Tri-weekly) 12. Barauni-Delhi Jan Sadharan Superfast (Bi-weekly) 13. Mumbai-Varanasi Superfast (Daily) 14. Mysore-Yesvantpur Express (Daily) 15. Jamalpur-Gaya Passenger 16. Korapur-Rourkela Express via Rayagada (Daily) 17. Agra-Ajmer Superfast (Daily) 18. Sitamarhi-Patna Link Service (Daily) 19. Tiruchchirapalli-Madurai Express (Daily) 20. Mumbai-Bikaner Superfast (Bi-weekly) 21. Jaynagar-Ajmer Link Service (Bi-weekly) 22. Agra-Lucknow Junction Shatabdi Express (Daily) 23. Gandhidham-Kolkata Superfast (Weekly) 24. New Delhi-Guwahati Rajdhani Express via Bhagalpur (Weekly) 25. Mumbai-Tirunelveli Superfast via Thiruvananthapuram (Bi-weekly) 26. Jammu Tawi-Darbhanga Garib Rath Express (Weekly) 27. Saharsa-Delhi Express via Patna (Weekly) 28. Gwalior-Bhopal Intercity Express via Guna (5 days a week) 29. Coimbatore-Tuticorin Link Service (Daily) 30. Howrah-Haridwar Superfast (5 days a week) 31. Machhalipatnam-Mumbai Superfast (Bi-weekly) 32. Varanasi-Jammu Tawi Superfast (Daily) 33. Gorakhpur-Mumbai Superfast (Daily) 34. Jhajha-Patna MEMU 35. New Delhi-Palwal MEMU 36. New Delhi-Guwahati Rajdhani Express via Muzaffarpur (Weekly) 37. Veraval-Mumbai Link Service (Daily) 38. Ranchi-Patna Jan Shatabdi (Daily) 39. Jhansi-Chhindwara Superfast (Bi-weekly) 40. Mumbai-Jodhpur Express (Weekly) 41. Hajipur-Bagaha Link Service 42. Howrah-Delhi Link Service via Azimganj-Bhagalpur (Weekly) 43. Sitamarhi-Delhi Garib Rath Express via Patna (Weekly) The Minister of Railways has proposed to increase the frequency of the following train services while introducing the Interim Railway Budget for 2009-10 in the Lok Sabha.
1. 2423/2424 New Delhi - Guwahati/Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express from 5 days to 6 days.2. 2443/2444 Bhubaneshwar - New Delhi Rajdhani Express from 2 days to 4 days 3. 2395/2396 Ajmer - Rajendra Nagar Ziyarat Express from Weekly to Bi-weekly 4. 2211/2212 Nizamuddin - Bapudham Motihari Garib Rath from weekly to Bi-weekly 5. 2183/2184 Bhopal - Lucknow Junction Express from Bi-weekly to Tri-weekly 6. 7091/7092 Secunderabad - Patna Express from Bi-weekly to Daily 7. 2739/2740 Secunderabad - Vishakhapatnam Garib Rath Express from 4 days to Daily 8. 2111/2112 Amravati - Mumbai Amravati Express from Tri-weekly to Daily 9. 2149/2150 Pune - Patna Express from 4 days a week to Daily 10. 2957/2958 Ahmedabad - New Delhi Rajdhani Express from 6 days to Daily 11. 2947/2948 Ahmedabad - Patna Azimabad Express from Bi-weekly to Tri-weekly 12. 2887/2888 Puri - Howrah Express from weekly to Bi-weekly 13. 2487/2488 Jogbani - Delhi Seemanchal Express from 5 days to 6 days a week 14. 2823/2824 Nizamuddin - Durg Chattisgarh Sampark Kranti from 2 days to 3 days a week
The Union Minister of Railways Lalu Prasad announced the extension of 14 trains.1. 5761/5762 Ranchi - Alipurduar Express to Guwahati 2. 9269/9270 Porbandar - Bapudham Motihari Express to Muzaffarpur 3. 1471/1472 Jabalpur - Bhopal Express to Laxmibai Nagar, Indore 4. 6865/6866 Ernakulam - Tiruchchirapalli Express to Nagore 5. 3155/3156 Kolkata - Darbhanga Mithilanchal Express to Sitamarhi 6. 2175/2176 Howrah - Gwalior Chambal Express to Mathura 7. 2177/2178 Howrah - Agra Cantt Chambal Express to Mathura 8. 6507/6508 Jodhpur - Bangalore Express to Coimbatore 9. 2187/2188 Jabalpur - Mumbai Garib Rath Express to Allahabad 10. 2927/2928 Mumbai - Vadodara Express to Chhotaudepur 11. 541/542 Patna - Darbhanga Kamlaganga Fast Passenger to Biraul 12. 3113/3114 Kolkata - Murshidabad Hazar Duari Express to Lalgola 13. 2909/2910 Mumbai - Jaipur Garib Rath Express to Delhi 14. 2143/2144 Nagpur - Gaya Dikshabhoomi Parasnath Express to Dhanbad via Source: PIB