Welcomed by students of Kendriya Vidyalaya with placards showing messages of Sardar
The special train Unity Express reached Vadodara on the day of inauguration of Statue of Unity at Kevadiya. The special train carries the message of Sardar Patel in a exhibition coach attached to the train. Children from Kendriya Vidyalaya EME welcomes the train at Vadodara station with placards and messages.
The special tourist train was welcomed with a siren at platform no.1 and students from KV EME shouted slogans of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and remember his contribution to unite the nation. Starting from Rajkot the Unity express will went to destinations like Rameshwaram, Madurai, Kanyakumari, Trivendrum, Tirupati, Shirdi and Shani Singnapur in its 11nights 12day journey. The boarding stations is Rajkot, Surendranagar, Viramgam, Sabarmati, Anand, Vadodara, Bharuch, Surat and Kalyan.
After reaching Vadodara the students get the chance to see the special coach dedicated to Sardar Patel. The coach attached with the train is having pictures of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and his teachings. Every seat has a different photo of Sardar and message for the visitors.
Decorated with flowers the train is having two Unity Express stickers pasted above near the entrance gate both side of all the coaches, and one banner pasted down at the center of the coach on both sides.
The special tour is all inclusive of Train Journey, all meals, Sightseeing, transportation, service of Tour escort, security on the train, announcement system, Non AC dormitory/Hall accommodation for night stay and wash and change and others.
The train will have 16 coaches with one exclusive coach for the purpose of exhibition where photos related to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel will be displayed for passengers.
One umbrella containing the logo of IRCTC and also the picture of Sardar Patel and with Unity express written in bold font is given to each passengers along with a key chain as a souvenir.