Kozhikode: Union Minister of Railways, Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu inaugurated and dedicated six facilities in Kerala, at a function held at the Kozhikkode Railway Station on September 26, 2016. Facilities outside Kozhikode were launched through video conferencing.
To clear extra rush of passengers, Train No.19262 / 19261 Porbandar – Kochuveli – Porbandar weekly trains will be temporarily augmented by one AC 3-tier coach ex Porbandar from 27.10.2016 to 03.11.2016 and ex Kochuveli from 30.10.2016 to 06.11.2016.
Special fare special train from Kochuveli to Hyderabad, Train No.07226 will leave Kochuveli at 20.15 hrs. on 26th September, 2016 and reach Hyderabad at 03.30 hrs. on 28th September. Reservations open.
Last stage work, prior to commissioning of the newly built double line between Piravom road and Kuruppanthara will be taken up on 01st October 2016. Following restriction will be imposed on Rail traffic in Kottayam section on 01st October 2016 (Saturday):
Due to breaches between Sattenapalli – Piduguralla in Guntur division of South Central Railway, the following trains are diverted to run via alternate route as detailed below: 1. Train No.17230 Hyderabad – Thiruvananthapuram Sabari Express which left Hyderabad on 25.9.2016 and scheduled to leave Hyderabad at 11.25 hrs. on 26,