- Tamil Nadu Bus Strike – Southern Railway to run 30 Specials in Chennai Suburban from Tomorrow
- Northern Railway runs MEMU and DEMU Special Trains –(Total 258 Trips)
- Pongal Special Trains Between Hyderabad-Kakinada, Secunderabad-Kakinada & Narsapur to Secunderabad
- SCR – Special Trains between Visakhapatnam – Kollam
- Superfast Special Train from Mumbai to Nagpur
Articles by Usha Latha
To clear extra rush of passengers during Pongal Festival, South Central Railway will run 84 Pongal Special Trains between various destinations.
To clear extra rush of passengers during winter, it has been decided to run twelve pairs of Winter Special trains between Santragachi-Chennai-Santragachi.
To clear the extra rush of passengers during winter, it has been decided to run 13 pairs of Winter Special trains between Santragachi and Puducherry.
To clear extra rush of passengers during Pongal 2018 and Republic Day, Southern Rly has decided to run special trains between Chennai Egmore & Tirunelveli.
The railways is planning a standardisation of trains in terms of number of coaches so that all trains can run on all routes, Rly Minister Piyush Goyal said.
Indian Railways will extend its SMS alerts for departure delays of over an hour to cover about 1,400 trains, including premium, superfast & express trains.
To clear extra rush of passengers during Anganewadi Mela, it is decided to run special trains between Lokmanya Tilak (T) / Mumbai CSMT – Sawantwadi Road.
Extension of Train Nos. 15630/15629 & 15930/15929 will continue to run upto/from Tambaram on an experimental basis till 02.04.2018.
To clear extra rush of passengers, Southern Railway has decided to run Special Train from Puducherry to Santragachi and from Chennai to Santragachi.
On the occasion of New year WR will run 8 special local trains on midnight of 31.12.2017 including 4 from Churchgate to Vira&4 from Virar to Churchgate.