Landslide blocks track, train services affected

Source: ENS | Published on 24th August 2019, 1:37 PM | Coastal News | Don't Miss |

MANGALURU:  Several trains were cancelled while some were diverted or partially cancelled following a landslide between Padil and Kulashekara stations in the Mangalore Junction-Thokur section of the Palakkad Division on Friday.Following the incident, Lokmanya Tilak-Kochuveli Garib Rath Express (Train No.12201), Ernakulam-Okha Express (Train No.16338), Hazrat Nizamuddin-Thiruvananthapuram Express (Train No.22634) and Jamnagar-Tirunelveli Express (Train No.19578) were cancelled on Friday. 

Also, Thiruvananthapuram-Hazrat Nizamuddin Express (Train No.22653) and Okha-Ernakulam Express (Train No.16337) will be cancelled on Saturday.Meanwhile, Thiruvananthapuram-Hazrat Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express was diverted via Shoranur, Podanur, Erode, Jolarpettai, Kaptpadi and Renigunta and Kochuveli-Indore Express was diverted via Shoranur, Podanur, Erode, Jolarpettai, Kaptpadi and Renigunta. 

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