Hyderabad: The newly launched Vande Bharat Express from Secunderabad to Vizag has evoked a lot of enthusiasm in rail passengers. The train consistently witnessed a full capacity utilization of more than 100%.
According to a release, the train witnessed huge patronage from rail passengers. From Secunderabad to Vizag, the occupancy for the first three days, i.e. January 16th, 17th, and 18th were 122%, 147%, and 117% respectively.
Similarly, the occupancy from Vizag to Secunderabad for the first three days was 99%, 144%, and 149%.
Video: Man enters Vande Bharat from Secunderabad to Vizag to click selfie, gets locked
The Vande Bharat Express consists of 14 AC chair car coaches and two executive AC chair car coaches with a capacity of 1,024 and 104 seats respectively.
Vande Bharat Express from Secunderabad to Vizag is the fastest of all the newly launched covering the long distance in eight and a half hours. The train operates at convenient timings suitable for those who travel frequently between the two cities.