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Ahmedabad Mumbai Tejas Express Launch Live: India’s second private train flagged off

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Tejas Express Mumbai to Ahmedabad Time Table, Ticket Booking Live: India’s second corporate train Tejas Express Ahmedabad to Mumbai has been flagged off today.Indian Railway Tourism & Catering Corporation (IRCTC) launched Train number 82902/82901 Tejas Express from Ahmedabad. Railway Minister Piyush Goyal, who was scheduled to flag off the IRCTC Tejas Express between Ahmedabad and Mumbai today, could not attend the event as he had gone to Kevadiya. Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, key Indian Railways officials attended the event. While this is the inaugural run, the commercial run of Mumbai-Ahmedabad Tejas Express will begin on January 19.

Tejas Express ticket price has been kept dynamic, based on demand in lean, busy and festive seasons. The ticket booking for IRCTC Ahmedabad-Mumbai-Ahmedabad Tejas Express can be done on the IRCTC website, irctc.co.in and the Rail Connect app. Passengers can also book tickets online via IRCTC authorised portals and agents.

The second Tejas Express by IRCTC is being called a ‘private’ train since its operational control is entirely under IRCTC, instead of Indian Railways. The IRCTC Tejas Express offers state-of-the-art facilities onboard for its passengers. The train is a more premium version of the Shatabdi Express train service. The IRCTC Mumbai-Ahmedabad Tejas Express is fully air-conditioned. The train has Executive as well as non-Executive coaches. It has aircraft-style personalised LED entertainment screens in the Executive class and seats with comfortable headrest and footrest.