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The Royal Orient - The R.O runs during the cool season (October ~ March). It is hauled by a YP from Delhi Cantt till Rewari Jn. After that it is pulled by a YDM2.
Palace on Wheels - The P.O.W is a BG train which again runs October thru March
Fairy Queen - The F.Q runs November thru February between Delhi Cantt and Alwar (in Rajasthan) on every alternate weekend
Millenium Express - This is a planned run between Howrah and Tribeni (in the Eastern sector) pulled by the HGS of 1920 antiquity.
HGS at Howrah yard.
HGS decked up for the run.
FQ at Delhi Cantt
The Fairy Queen at Delhi Cantt.
The HGS at Howrah yard.
HGS decked up

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FQ at Alwar
FQ with her proud staff.

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