Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

Southern Railways


Southern Railways cancels 12 suburban trains in Chennai

June 24, 2022 1:48 pm

According to a release issued by Southern Railway, the trains will be canceled till June 27 due to ongoing works in the Chennai Egmore-Villupuram section at Tambaram Yard.

Agnipath protests: Southern Railway stops issuing platform tickets in Chennai division

June 21, 2022 11:13 am

Though Tamil Nadu has not witnessed any massive agitation against the Centre’s Agnipath scheme for recruitment to the armed forces, the move by the Southern Railway is seen as a precautionary measure.

Railways flags off country's first private train under Bharat Gaurav scheme

June 16, 2022 12:23 pm

Around 1100 passengers boarded the maiden round trip service from Coimbatore to Shirdi on Tuesday, the ministry said.

Southern Railway to run Nilgiri summer special trains between Mettupalayam and Udhagamandalam

May 20, 2022 12:38 pm

Nilgiris summer special trains: The special trains will be operated as fully reserved trains and weekly trains will be operated between Mettupalayam and Udhagamandalam.

Caught taking a selfie on the tracks in Chennai division? Pay up Rs 2,000, says Southern Railway

April 21, 2022 2:58 pm

The move follows a recent accident near Chengalpattu where three youngsters standing on a railway track were run over by an express train while they were attempting to make an Instagram reel

Southern Railways cancels trains due to damage to British-era bridge

December 25, 2021 9:56 am

The Southern Railway urged the people to plan their travel in view of the changes made in the pattern of express train services on December 25 and 26, respectively.

Southern Railway celebrates 100 years of Chennai-Mumbai Express

December 02, 2021 4:03 pm

The passenger service was converted into express service from March 1, 1930 and later, as a superfast train on July 1 that year. The superfast express train covers a distance of 1,284 km.

Southern Railways announces extra coaches for special trains from Chennai

October 28, 2021 11:39 am

Southern Railways announced to add one coach in special trains from Chennai to increase capacity

Chennai: LHB shed commissioned at 165-year-old railways' workshop

August 20, 2021 7:46 am

Southern Railway general manager John Thomas, who inspected the 165-year-old Carriage and Wagon Workshop of the Indian Railways for annual inspection, took stock of the amenities and advised review measures.

Suburban trains to resume services in Chennai from tomorrow: Who are allowed to travel

June 24, 2021 5:12 pm

To avoid crowding of people, the Southern Railways has classified passengers into different categories, resulting in a change in the travel pattern.