Trivandrum: Union Minister of Railways & Coal, Shri Piyush Goyal will lay the foundation stone for New Coaching Terminal at Nemam Railway Station through video conferencing from New Delhi on March 07, 2019.
Chennai: Train No.16191 / 16192 Tambaram – Tirunelveli – Tambaram Antyodaya Daily Express is being extended to Nagercoil with effect from 05.03.2019 in both directions.
Chennai: Train No.16101 / 16102 Chennai Egmore – Kollam – Chennai Egmore daily express is being introduced today. The regular service of Train No.16101 Chennai Egmore – Kollam daily express and that of Train No.16102 Kollam – Chennai Egmore daily express will commence on 05.03.2019.
Kollam: Union Minister of State for Tourism, Shri K J Alphons inaugurated the second entry of Kollam Railway Station on 03.03.2019. Furthermore, an arch for the second entry was inaugurated by Shri N K Premachandran, MP.
Trivandrum: Shirish Kumar Sinha, Divisional Railway Manager of Thiruvananthapuram Division today awarded three railwaymen for their alertness and timely action that prevented possible mishaps.
Trivandrum: A heritage steam run sequence reminiscing the primitive era of train service was organised in Thiruvananthapuram division on 07 February 2019 with the chartered run of a heritage train hauled by EIR 21, the world’s oldest running steam engine, from Nagercoil Jn. to Kanniyakumari.
Chennai: Two trains from Kerala, KSR Bangaluru – Ernakulam Intercity Express and Trivandrum – Kozhikode Jan Shatabdi Express, have bagged top ranks in the Train Cleanliness Survey – 2018 conducted by the Indian Railway Catering Tourism Corporation (IRCTC).
Trivandrum: The rakes of Train No. 22633 Thiruvananthapuram-Hazrat Nizamuddin Weekly Express & 22634 Hazrat Nizamuddin-Thiruvananthapuram Weekly Express will be upgraded with most modern UTKRISHT coaches. The first service of the train with the upgraded Utkrisht coaches will operate from 26.12.2018 leaving Thiruvananthapuram central at 14.15 hrs.
Chennai: With nearly 800 million passengers travelling annually, Southern Railway has been undertaking a host of new initiatives to improve the ambience of railway stations and trains. Both manual and mechanised means are resorted to for bringing about a systemic transformation in the cleanliness arena.