Kolkata Metro to run special trains on IPL days

Kolkata: Metro Railway Kolkata has decided to run a pair of special trains on days Indian Premier League (IPL) matches will be played here. The matches start at 8 p.m. At the end of every match on May 4, 8 and 14, two trains will leave Esplanade station at 12.15 a.m. One would run till Dum Dum, while the other would terminate at Kavi Subhash. "Metro Railway has decided to run one pair of special services on 4.05.2016, 08.05.2016, 14.05.2016 & 16.05.2016 at night from Esplanade to Dum Dum and Esplanade to Kavi Subhash in connection with the IPL T-20 Tournament cricket match at Eden Gardens," said a Metro Railway release.