With a view to providing comfortable journey to passengers during winter season and also to clear waitlisted passengers during the peak season from December to January, Railways have planned to run more pairs of special trains from and to East Coast Railway. According to an official release, 08009 Santragachhi-Puri special train will leave Santragachhi at 7 pm every Thursday between December 19 and 26 and will arrive at Puri at 4.15 am the next day. In the return direction, 08010 Puri-Santragachhi Special train will leave Puri at 6.20 pm every Friday between December 20 and 27 and will arrive at Santragachhi at 3.10 am the following day.