The train got is name after Hon. Madan Mohan Malviya former Hindu Mahasabha president, who was affectionately called 'Mahamana'. There were already two Mahamana Express trains running between Varanasi-New Delhi and Bhopal-Khajuraho route. This new train with the same name is still getting all the attention it deserves.
Staring from the sanitation facility, the train has a perfect one. Washrooms consist of well-maintained toilet seats and feature controlled discharge water taps. The garbage bins and fire extinguishers are also fit in the washrooms. Other than this, there is proper odorclearing system and mirror in the washroom.
Moving next sufficient charging points are there for people to easily operate their laptops and charge their mobile phones and other electronics. This train also has GPS based passenger information system which is not present in any other train.
The other feature in this train is present in the First Class Ac Coach where windows with powered Venetian blinds are there. To add more comfort for the passengers the normal ladders which were used for upper and middle berth have been replaced with well-designed ladders which give more comfort to the place. For the people who like to read, it will be great as the train has a number of lights which add more comfort to the eyes.
The Non Ac coaches have been provided with proper racks and the cushion stuff is even changed so that dust does not stick to it and the comfort gets more. Other than this the concept of curtains are gone and the blinds are present which makes this train stands out of the league.
You can get fresh food on the train as pantry car is also available.
For the First class Ac Coaches, there are paintings which are hanged that add grace to the interior. Other than this the train will be a perfect journey as you will experience things which are not present in other trains.
The train does not stop at all stations but to name a few it takes halt at stations such as
Bharuch, Surat, Amalner, Bhusawal, Itarsi, Jabalpur, Katni, Satna, and Chheoki.
So in all the, newly launched Mahamana Express is a great train for people traveling to Varanasi to Vadodara where you can enjoy a lavish and comfortable journey.