An extreme cold wave has gripped North India. The extreme cold is seriously affecting daily life. The issues faced by train passengers have gotten worse as a result of the severe cold forcing the cancellation of numerous trains each day. 318 trains have been cancelled by the Indian Railways today, January 18, a Wednesday. 361 trains were cancelled yesterday. There have been further cancellations of trains to and from Jammu, Punjab, Haryana, UP, Bihar, and Bengal.
Indian Railways' website reports that 284 trains have been entirely cancelled today. 33 trains have been partially cancelled at the same time. Additionally, 15 trains have been rescheduled today. Instead than following their usual itineraries, 11 trains are being diverted. In the event of a train cancellation, the passenger may request a refund of his ticket price. In addition, the railroad offers food to the passengers when the train is running late.