Staff Reporter

TIRUPATI: Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) has announced to flag off a special train on February 21 at Madurai that will tour several places of tourist and pilgrim interest in the country for sixteen days.

Starting at Madurai , the train will have halts at Chennai, Aurangabad, Bhopal, Lucknow and Hyderabad,

The passengers will be shown the famous Ajanta and Ellora caves, Sanchi Stupa, Naimisaranya, Ayodhya, Allahabad, Varanasi and Gaya, before reaching Chennai on March 8.

Passengers will be charged Rs. 8,206 each. Details can be had from 97013 60616.