After introduction of some long distance trains to and from Agartala and Silchar; it has been decided to run one pair of Special Train No. 01666 / 01665 (Weekly) between Agartala and Habibganj (Bhopal) during the period for 07 - 04 - 2018 to 30 – 06 - 2018 to clear extra rush of passengers. The special train 01666 will leave from Agartala on every Saturday from 07.04.2018 to 30.06.2018 at 14.00 hrs and arrive at Habibganj at 17.00 on Monday. Similarly the special train No. 01665 will leave from Habibganj on every Wednesday from 04.04.2018 to 27.06.2018 at 17.30 hrs. and arrive at Agartala on Friday at 21.30 hrs.
The train will have the stoppages at Ambasa, Dharmanagar, Badarpur Jn., New Haflong, Chaparmukh, Guwahati, Rangiya, New Bongaigaon, New Coochbehar, New Jalpaiguri, Kishanganj, Katihar, Naugachia, Khagaria, Begusarai, Barauni, Hajipur, Patliputra, Danapur, Ara, Buxar, Mugalsarai, Mirzapur, Chheoki, Satna, Maihar, Katni, Jabalpur, Narsinghpur, Gadarwara, Piparia, Itarsi and Hosangabad during its journey between Agartala and Habibganj both ways. The train will have one AC-2 tier, two AC-3 tier, seven sleeper class, two general second class and two SLR coaches. There are altogether 700 berths in reserved classes of the train in addition to seats in General second classes.