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Blog Entry# 2048806  
Posted: Nov 05 2016 (10:07)

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Nov 05 2016 (10:01)   Day train to Rameswaram from Chennai on the anvil

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Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has agreed to consider introducing daytime express train between Rameswaram and Chennai, said MP A Anwar Raja.
Talking to reporters here, the MP said after he had taken up the issue with the Railway Ministry for improving the rail connectivity to Rameswaram, Mr Prabhu has agreed to introduce daytime express once a week on trial basis and later increase the frequency after studying the patronage pattern. The day train would be of immense use to north Indian pilgrims who reached Chennai in the morning
and spend the whole day to catch the evening or night trains to reach Rameswaram, he said.
Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has agreed to extend the four-lane up to Mandapam, said Anwar Raja
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Nov 05 2016 (10:07)
जय हिन्द   1974 blog posts   4 correct pred (67% accurate)
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good news.

Nov 05 2016 (14:27)
srinivasvasanthi~   3700 blog posts   13 correct pred (50% accurate)
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நல்லது. Good.North Indian passengers who arrived Chennai in the early morning are benefitted.

Nov 05 2016 (14:44)
For Better Managed Indian Railways~   1933 blog posts
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After a long time, the announcement for day time south bound train from Chennai has come. Hope it will be introduced soon, without waiting for completion of MDU-Villupuram doubling. This full day journey train should have a combo accommodation of sleeper as well as chaircar.

Nov 05 2016 (16:17)
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and better for departures also in that they can board GT/TN etc after arrival from RMM.

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