First Bharat Gaurav tourist train from Telugu states starts from Secunderabad

Updated: Mar 18 2023 10:55PM

Hyderabad, Mar 18 (PTI) The first Bharat Gaurav tourist train originating from two Telugu states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, commenced its journey from Secunderabad railway station here on Saturday.

Arun Kumar Jain, General Manager, South Central Railways (SCR), handed over the welcome kits to the passengers in the presence of Rajni Hasija, Chairman and Managing Director, IRCTC and other senior railway officials, a SCR release said.

A festive atmosphere prevailed at the station with the passengers being accorded a traditional welcome and Kuchipudi dancers evoking cultural heritage of the two Telugu states.