Hoshiarpur: MP Hoshiarpur and Union Minister of State, Mr. Vijay Sampla has informed in a press release that the Railway Department have issued the orders to run the Hoshiarpur Express daily from 6th December, 2014. He said that this has given a big relief to the people of Hoshiarpur and nearby areas to approach the National Capital.
He further said that the businessmen would also be benefited with this decision of the railway department.
The train has 5 General Coaches, 5 Sleeper Coaches, 2 Three-Tier AC coaches and 1 two-tier AC coach. MP Vijay Sampla said that in a short while, a coach on First AC will also be included in Hoshiarpur express.
Notably, former MP and Union Minister of State, Mrs. Santosh Chaudhary flagged off the train on 2nd October, 2013. It was started as a weekly train but a few weeks ago, it started running 3 days a week and now it will run daily from 6th December, 2014.