Students’ agitation for jallikattu forced Southern Railway to Changes in the pattern of the Train Services.
Changes in pattern of Train Services due unrest/ demonstration over Tamil Nadu area with regard to Jallikattu and consequent to the prevailing situation.
Southern Railway decided to run Suvidha special trains between Chennai Egmore & Tirunelveli and Chennai Central – Ernakulam Junction.
To clear extra rush of passengers during Diwali Festival, Southern Railway has decided to run Special fare special train from Villupuram to Visakhapatnam.
Cancellation of MRTS Services on 31st July & 07th August, 16 to facilitate engg works to maintenance works in Chennai Beach – Velachery MRTS section.
Suvidha special trains will be run between Chennai Egmore and Tirunelveli to clear the extra rush of Passengers.
To clear extra rush, Railways hss decided to run special trains from Tirunelveli to Gandhidham, Puducherry to Santragachi & Kochuveli to Hazrat Nizamuddin.
To clear extra rush of passenger, Southern railway had decided to run Superfast Suvidha special train from Ernakulam Junction to Howrah.
To clear extra rush of passenger, Southern Railway has decided to run Special fare special train from Kochuveli to Hyderabad ( via Katpadi, Tirupati).
Chennai division of Southern Railway is launching an awareness drive to encourage suburban paperless mobile ticketing.