Trains
Southern Railways is taking up major engineering works for the commissioning of the Arakkonam-Thakkolam detour line.

Train services to and from Chennai will get affected on April 13, April 14 and April 15 owing to major engineering works taken up for the commissioning of the Arakkonam-Thakkolam detour line. According to Times of India, the Southern Railways had laid a detour line between Thakkolam and Arakkonam in January but the work on linking this line with the Arakkonam-Katpadi line was pending. The Southern Railways needs to turn off the electricity to do this work. The work that began on April 5 is expected to be completed on April 15.

A press release by Southern Railways, lists the following the cancellations:

CANCELLATION OF EXPRESS/MAIL TRAINS

·T. No 16057 CHENNAI CENTRAL – TIRUPATI Saptagiri Express scheduled to leave Chennai Central at 06.25 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 16054 TIRUPATI – CHENNAI CENTRAL Saptagiri Express scheduled to leave Tirupati at 10.00 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 16053 CHENNAI CENTRAL – TIRUPATI Saptagiri Express scheduled to leave Chennai Central at 14.15 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 16058 TIRUPATI – CHENNAI CENTRAL Saptagiri Express scheduled to leave Tirupati at 18.05 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 16203 CHENNAI CENTRAL – TIRUPATI Garudadri Express scheduled to leave Chennai Central at 16.35 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 16204 TIRUPATI – CHENNAI CENTRAL Garudadri Express scheduled to leave Tirupati at 06.45 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 12243 CHENNAI CENTRAL – COIMBATORE Shatabdi Express scheduled to leave Chennai Central at 07.10 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 12244 COIMBATORE – CHENNAI CENTRALShatabdi Express scheduled to leave Coimbatore at 15.05 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 22625 CHENNAI CENTRAL – KSR BENGALURU Double Decker Express scheduled to leave Chennai Central at 07.25 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 22626 KSR BENGALURU – CHENNAI CENTRAL Double Decker Express scheduled to leave KSR Bengaluru at 14.30 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 12028 KSR BENGALURU – CHENNAI CENTRAL Shatabdi Express scheduled to leave KSR Bengaluru at 06.00 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 12027 CHENNAI CENTRAL – KSR BENGALURU Shatabdi Express scheduled to leave Chennai Central at 17.30 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 16090 JOLARPETTAI – CHENNAI CENTRAL Yelagiri Express scheduled to leave Jolarpettai at 04.55 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled

·T. No 16089 CHENNAI CENTRAL – JOLARPETTAI Yelagiri Express scheduled to leave Chennai Central at 17.55 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled

·T. No 16086 JOLARPETTAI – ARAKKONAM Express scheduled to leave Jolarpettai at 06.55 hrs o­n 13th and 14th April, 2019 is cancelled

·T. No 16085 ARAKKONAM – JOLARPETTAI Express scheduled to leave Arakkonam at 18.05 hrs o­n 13th and 14th April, 2019 is cancelled

CANCELLATION OF PASSENGERS TRAINS

·T. No 56001 CHENNAI CENTRAL – ARAKKONAM Passenger leaving Chennai Central at 13.10 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 56002 ARAKKONAM - CHENNAI CENTRAL Passenger leaving Arakkonam at 23.00 hrs o­n 14th and 15th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 56008 KATPADI – ARAKKONAM Passenger leaving Katpadi at 04.35 hrs o­n 14th and 15th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 56011 ARAKKONAM – KADAPA Passenger leaving Arakkonam at 07.05 hrs o­n 14th and 15th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 56012 KADAPA – ARAKKONAM Passenger leaving Kadapa at 14.45 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 56007 ARAKKONAM – KATPADI Passenger leaving Arakkonam at 21.00 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 56009 ARAKKONAM – VELLORE Passenger leaving Arakkonam at 07.10 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 56014 VELLORE – ARAKKONAM Passenger leaving Vellore at 10.00 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 56013 ARAKKONAM – VELLORE Passenger leaving Arakkonam at 13.05 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 56010 VELLORE – ARAKKONAM Passenger leaving Vellore at 16.35 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 56007 ARAKKONAM – KATPADI Passenger leaving Arakkonam at 21.00 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No. 56003 ARKKONAM – CHENGALPATTU Passenger leaving Arakkonam at 05.50 hrs o­n 13th and 14th April, 2019 is fully cancelled.

·T. No. 56006 CHENGALPATTU - ARKKONAM Passenger leaving Chengalpattu at 08.20 hrs o­n 13th and 14th April, 2019 is fully cancelled.

·T. No. 56005 ARKKONAM – CHENGALPATTU Passenger leaving Arakkonam at 17.30 hrs o­n 13th and 14th April, 2019 is fully cancelled.

· T. No. 56004 CHENGALPATTU - ARKKONAM Passenger leaving Chengalpattu at 20.25 hrs o­n 13th and 14th April, 2019 is fully cancelled.

CANCELATION OF MEMU/EMU PASSENGER TRAINS

·T. No 66018 VELLORE – CHENNAI BEACH MEMU local leaving Vellore at 07.15 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66017 CHENNAI BEACH – VELLORE MEMU local leaving Chennai Beach at 18.00 hrs o­n 13th and 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66047 MMC – TIRUPATI MEMU local leaving MMC at 09.50 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66048 TIRUPATI – MMC MEMU local leaving Tirupati at 15.05 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66015 MMC – ARAKKONAM MEMU local leaving MMC at 07.20 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66039 ARAKKONAM – TIRUPATI MEMU local leaving Arakkonam at 09.15 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66033 TIRUPATI – NELLORE MEMU local leaving Tirupati at 11.30 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66036 NELLORE – SULLURPETTA MEMU local leaving Nellore at 16.00 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66038 SULLURPETTA – MMC MEMU local leaving Sullurpetta at 18.35 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66035 MMC – SULLURPETTA MEMU local leaving MMC at 07.45 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66037 SULLURPETTA - NELLORE MEMU local leaving Sullurpetta at 10.05 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66034 NELLORE – TIRUPATI MEMU local leaving Nellore at 12.30 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66040 TIRUPATI – ARAKKONAM MEMU local leaving Tiruupati at 18.40 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66014 ARAKKONAM – MMC MEMU local leaving Arakkonam at 18.40 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66021 MMC – ARAKKONAM MEMU local leaving MMC at 19.10 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66049 ARAKKONAM – TIRUPATI MEMU local leaving Arakkonam at 20.40 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66051 MMC – AVADI MEMU local leaving MMC at 14.05 hrs from 11th to 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66052 AVADI – MMC MEMU local leaving Avadi at 14.50 hrs from 11th to 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66011 MMC – ARAKKONAM MEMU local leaving MMC at 15.50 hrs o­n 13th and 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No 66008 ARAKKONAM -MMC MEMU local leaving Arakkonam at 10.50 hrs o­n 13th and 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No. 43255 MMC – TIRUVALLUR EMU local leaving MMC at 23.10 hrs from 11th to 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

·T. No. 43204 TIRUVALLUR - MMC EMU local leaving Tiruvallur at 05.30 hrs from 11th to 14th April, 2019 is cancelled.

DIVERSION OF EXPRESS/MAIL TRAINS

·T. No 11044 MADURAI – MUMBAI LTT Weekly Express JOURNEY COMMENCING o­n 13.04.19 to be diverted via CHENGALPATTU, CHENNAI EGMORE AND ARAKKONAM.

·T. No. 22351 PATALIPUTRA – YESVATPUR Weekly Express JOURNEY COMMENCING o­n 12.04.2019 is diverted to run via GUDUR, RENIGUNTA, PAKALA, KATPADI & JOLARPETTAI skipping stopping at CHENNAI CENTRAL AND ARKKONAM.

RESCHEDULING OF TRAIN SERVICE

·T. No 19419     CHENNAI CENTRAL – AHMEDABAD Weekly Express scheduled to leave CHENNAI CENTRAL at 20.10 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is rescheduled to leave CHENNAI CENTRAL at 00.15 hrs o­n 15th April, 2019 (late by 4 hours and 05 minutes).

·T. No 11028 CHENNAI CENTRAL – MUMBAI CSMT Express scheduled to leave CHENNAI CENTRAL at 23.55 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is rescheduled to leave CHENNAI CENTRAL at 00.55 hrs o­n 15th April, 2019 (late by 1 hour)

·T. No 22153 CHENNAI EGMORE – SALEM Express scheduled to leave CHENNAI EGMORE at 23.00 hrs o­n 14th April, 2019 is rescheduled to leave CHENNAI EGMORE at 01.00 hrs o­n 15th April, 2019 (late by 2 hours)