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Yatra (1986) is an Indian travel-based television series. It was filmed on the Himsagar Express, the longest running train of Indian Railways. The series aired on Doordarshan, and had an ensemble cast which included Om Puri, Mohan Gokhale, Ila Arun, Neena Gupta, and Raghubir Yadav, among others. It was directed by Shyam Benegal.[1] Music for the series was composed by Vanraj Bhatia; camera work was by Jehangir Chowdhury.

This 15-part series was shot almost entirely on the Himsagar Express and the Tripura Express.[2]



  1. ^ "En route to elsewhere". Mint (newspaper) Lounge. 29 Jan 2011.
  2. ^ Pal, Chandrima. "The DD Files: Shyam Benegal's 'Yatra' packed all of India in a train". Retrieved 2016-06-25.
  3. ^ "Yatra: The series that showcased the uniqueness of a train journey". 2016-06-09. Retrieved 2016-06-30.

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