Railways
The change in services is due to engineering works at Latteri Yard between August 6 and August 11.
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The Southern Railway has announced changes in trains services between August 6 and August 11 due to engineering works at Latteri Yard in the Jolarpettai-Arakkonam section.

According to a Facebook post in the official account of Southern Railway, the works to be carried out at Latteri Yard is aimed at improving the safety of railways in that section.

 “…these kind of engineering maintenance works also an essential part of Railway safety which will enhance the comfort of the train ride, as the changing of the Ballast increases the cushioning effect,” stated the announcement.

The statement also said that the service pattern of a few trains will be changed due to the line block and requested passengers to cooperate with Railways in ensuring smooth train operations.

Trains Cancelled

Train No. 56122 Jolarpettai – Arakkonam Passenger scheduled to leave Jolarpettai at 13.30 hrs on August 6 and 7, 2019 is cancelled.

Regulation of train services

Train No. 22626 KSR Bengaluru - Puratchi Thalaivar Dr MG Ramachandran Central AC Double Decker Express to be regulated/delayed for about 25 minutes at Kavanur on August 6 and 7, 2019.

Train No. 12578 Mysuru – Darbhanga Bagmati Weekly Express to be regulated/delayed for about 140 minutes at Gudiyattam on August 10, 2019.

Train No. 17209 KSR Bengaluru – Kakinada Town Seshadri Express to be regulated/delayed for about 45 minutes at Gudiyattam on August 10 and 11, 2019.

Train No. 12246 Yesvantpur – Howrah Duronto Express to be regulated/delayed for about 80 minutes at Gudiyattam on August 11, 2019.

Train No. 22637 Puratchi Thalaivar Dr MG Ramachandran Central – Mangalore Central West Coast Express to be regulated/delayed for about 95 minutes at Katpadi on August 10 and 11, 2019.

Train No. 56122 Jolarpettai – Arakkonam Passenger to be regulated/delayed for about 50 minutes at Valathoor on August 10 and 11, 2019.