There will be 27 more 15-car services in addition to 31 new air-conditioned services for commuters of Western Railway, which will be introducing its revised time-table for suburban section from October 1.
In the new time table, WR has increased the trains from 1,375 to 1,383, which also includes extension of 50 services. WR’s chief public relations officer Sumit Thakur said, “Fifteen-coach services have been increased by 27, thereby taking the total to 106 from 79.
”At present, out of 79 fifteen coach services, 30 services do not run on Saturday. However, in the new time-table all 106 fifteen-car services will run on Saturdays. Thakur further said that provision has been made to augment 93 additional 12-coach services, which will be done in a phased manner.