Southern Railway said on Monday that it witnessed a 51 percent rise in revenue totalling 2.72 crore during the Diwali festive season this year as against Rs 1.80 crore last year.
Southern Railway has announced changes in the pattern of train services here on November 13 and 14 due to a line and power block on the Chennai-Arakkonam section.
Southern Railway has dusted off plans to run express trains to the north, west and east of India from Tambaram, the city’s third terminus, to reduce the load on Chennai Central.
Southern Railway will run eight unreserved special trains between Tambaram and Tirunelveli, and Tambaram and Coimbatore to clear extra rush of passengers during the Diwali season.
It was a must-win game for Integral Coach Factory against Southern Railway on Monday and they came good to win the encounter 2-1 to stay alive in the Shriram City CHA Super Six Hockey League Championship.
In Southern Railway, all employee unions, recognized and unrecognized, owe lakhs of rupees to the government as rent for occupying offices on railway property, electricity and water charges, but officials are yet to recover the dues.
The Southern Railway has announced special trains for select days in October to cater to extra rush of passengers, for which the booking is already open.
The Southern Railway has extended the last day for flood-hit passengers from Kerala and Kanyakumari to apply for ticket cancellation and refunds by five days.
Southern Railway announces Changes in the Pattern of Suburban Train Services in Chennai on 1st Sept.
Line Block and Power Block have been permitted for engineering work of widening of Foot Over Bridge at Chennai Egmore Railway Station for 6 hours from 23.30 hrs on Saturday 1st September to 05.30 hrs on Sunday morning 2nd September 2018
Southern Railway Introduces Special Trains For July-september, Extension For Already Existing Special Trains
In its effort to meet the increased rush, the Southern Railways on Friday announced its special train services for the routes of Chennai to Ernakulam, Tambaram to Kollam, and Chennai to Nagercoil during the period of July-September.