Indian Railways has decided to run a special train for passengers. With this initiative of IRCTC, the Indian Railways will become the first agency in the country to connect two countries through tourism train under Bharat Gaurav Yojana.
In an official statement issued by the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, it has been told that this train will be flagged off from New Delhi on the Shri Ramayana Yatra Circuit on 21st June for the journey. . It is worth noting that this tourist train running from Safdarjung Railway Station will cover a distance of about 8,000 km between India and Nepal on Shri Ramayana Yatra Circuit.
This train will be run under the 'Swadesh Darshan' scheme, which will make the passengers visit all the major places related to the life of Lord Shri Ram. Along with this, this train will also travel to Ram Janaki Mandir in Janakpur City of Nepal. It is worth noting that this will be the first time that tourist places of two countries will be traveled by tourism train.
Talking about the expenses incurred in this journey, it will cost about 65,000 rupees per person to travel to the places associated with Lord Rama present in the two countries.