Efforts were being made by the Northeast Frontier Railway to help stranded passengers at Guwahati. Special passenger trains are being run to reach different destinations in Upper Assam, informed NF Railway sources.
“On Thursday Nine trains to and from Dibrugarh in Assam were cancelled and partially cancelled due to agitations against the amended Citizenship Act,” NFR Chief Public Relation Officer was quoted as saying by news agencies. “On Thursday one train was operated to Dimapur and one each to Furkating and Dibrugarh on Friday,” he further added.
Three trains, including the Rajdhani Express travelling from Dibrugarh to New Delhi, were cancelled, while six trains, including the Brahmaputra Mail from Delhi to Dibrugarh, were partially cancelled, stated a press release.