Jamshedpur : The Singhbhum Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI), the apex trade body of Kolhan region, has demanded an AC superfast train between Tatanagar Howrah, an inter-city connecting Tatanagar
with capital Ranchi , a direct train to Jodhpur via Jaipur and many more.
Representatives of Chamber Shrawan Kabra and Bajranglal Agrawal participated in DRUC meeting and gave their suggestions to South Eastern Railway.
They said, “In view of the rising number of passengers traveling towards East we demand introduction of an
AC superfast train between Tatanagar and Howrah.”
The senior functionary of the trade outfit pointed out that an inter-city express connecting Jamshedpur with
Ranchi will help in reducing rush in long distance buses between the two destinations.
A direct train to Jodhpur via Jaipur , is a major demand of Chamber of Commerce and Industry ( SCCI) “A sizeable number of passengers from the steel city and its adjoining areas travel to places like Jaipur.
But, in the absence of a direct train they face immense difficulties. Keeping this in view we demand trains
said, a senior functionary of the chamber.
Officials of SCCI said that the region has been completely neglected. Businessmen also want a direct train to Jaipur where they have to go for business.
In the absence of a direct train to Jaipur, they are required to travel to Howrah to board a train for Jaipur.
“We demand that a new train connecting Tatanagar to Jaipur, must be introduced,” said the senior functionary of the organization.
They demanded introduction of pantry car in several long distance trains including Tata-Jallianwallah
Bag Express, Tata-Patna-Durg South Bihar Express and Shalimar -Bhuj Express besides construction
of a multi-level parking outside Tatanagar, a A-category railway station under Chakradharpur railway
division of South Eastern Railway.