Chennai, Jul 14 (UNI) Union Minister of State for Railways R Velu has ordered special trains on Chennai Central-Bilaspur, Coimbatore-Chennai Egmore-Coimbatore and Karaikudi-Chengalpattu- Karaikudi sections to clear extra rush of passengers.
A Southern Railway (SR) press release said here tonight the Chennai Central-Bilaspur Special will leave here at 2110 hrs on July 17 and reach Bilaspur at 2030 hrs the next day.
The train will stop at Gudur, Vijayawada, Alharshah, Gondia and Raipur.Advance reservation for the train will commence tomorrow.
The Coimbatore-Chennai Egmore Special will leave Coimbatore at 1945 hrs on July 25 and arrive here at 0915 hrs the next day.
In its return direction, the train will leave here at 1700 hrs on July 28 and reach Coimbatore at 0430 hrs on the next day.
The trains will stop at Tiruppur, Erode, Tiruchirapalli, Vriddhachalam, Villupuram and Melmaruvathur.
The Karaikudi-Chengalpattu Special will leave Karaikudi at 2030 hrs on July 26 and reach Chengalpattu at 1000 hrs the next day.
In its return direction, the train will leave Chengalpattu at 0930 hrs on July 28 and reach Karaikudi at 2330 hrs the same day.
The trains will stop at Arantangi, Pattukkottai, Tiruturaipoondi, Tiruvarur, Mayiladuthurai, Villupuram and Melmaruvathur.
The Coimbatore-Chennai Egmore-Coimbatore and Karaikudi-Chengalpattu-Karaikudi Specials would be operated in view of the Adipooram Festival at Melmaruvathur,it added.
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