A post is being shared on Facebook by some users claiming that special trains will be run from Hyderabad to facilitate the people going to Andhra Pradesh for elections. Let’s try to check the authenticity of the claim made in the post.
The archived version of the post can be found here.
Claim: Special Trains from Hyderabad for AP Elections 2019.
Fact: For AP Elections 2019, Special Trains and extra coaches to various trains have been provided by the Indian Railways to reduce the extra rush. Hence the claim made in the post is TRUE.
When one searches for the news on special trains for AP Elections 2019 on Google, it can be found that the South Central Railway has issued press releases regarding special trains on their website. Also, the Twitter account of the South Central Railway has tweeted about all the special trains and extra coaches to various trains listed in the Facebook post. Also, in an interview to TV9, CPRO of South Central Railways, Rakesh has commented that the special trains to tackle the election rush. So, it can be concluded that the claim made in the post is True.
Finally, Indian Railways has provided special trains and extra coaches to various trains for AP Elections 2019.