Date of Post: 07 July, 2018
Union Minister Rajen Gohain and Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb today jointly flagged off the Agartala-Deoghar Express on the birthday of Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee.
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- It would cover 1,462 km distance in 39 hours.
- This would help devotees of Thakur Anukulchandra visit their Guru’s ashram at Deoghar, in Jharkhand, also famous for Baidyanath temple.
- It has been proposed to name the train as ‘Satsang Express’ after ‘Satsang’, the institution founded by Anukulchandra and the name of its headquarters in Deoghar.
- Around 3,000 devotees start for Deoghar today on the train’s debut journey.
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