DEMU train services have resumed in Tripura in accordance with the fresh guidelines issued by the Central government.
“We are following the guidelines issued by the government and therefore we have resumed DEMU trains.
The services started today,” said Subhendu Biswas, Station Manager of Agartala Railway Station here while speaking to the reporters on Monday.
Earlier, all regular passenger train services were suspended in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic in March this year.
Demu train services will resume from 5th Oct inside Tripura on selected routes.
Meanwhile Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb took to social media to notify that there will be thermal screening at stations for passengers boarding the trains.
He also urged passengers to abide by protocols laid by health dept to prevent spread of Covid 19.