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Jun 01 2012 (10:33PM)  Night running of freight trains suspended on K-K Line (www.thehindubusinessline.com)
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Posted by: Amita  3363 news posts  
KOLKATA, JUNE 1:  The night running of trains, mainly freight trains, on the 450-km long Kirandul-Kottavalasa (K-K) line has remained suspended for the past few days following a Maoist threat and intelligence reports, according to East Coast Railway sources.
As a result, no trains are running on the route between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m., the sources point out.
“The restriction on night running of trains on the K-K Line will be in force till June 8”, the sources observe adding, “the extension of the restriction, if any, will depend on the intelligence inputs”.
The K-K Line is used mainly for transportation of iron ore from NMDC's mines at Bailadila in Chhattisgarh to Visakhapatnam partly to meet the requirement of Vizag Steel Plant
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and other steel and sponge-iron producers in the area and partly for exports through Visakhapatnam port.
Right now, following night restriction, about 11-12 rakes are moving on the route against 15-16 in normal situation.
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