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12662/Pothigai SF Express (PT)
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SCT/Sengottai --> MS/Chennai Egmore

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Train No. 12662 Sengottai – Chennai Egmore Pothigai Express journey commencing on 22/03/2020 will be cancelled.
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Oct 10 2019 (18:41) From Thursday, Nellai, Podhigai Express to run only from Tambaram till Dec 8 (www.newindianexpress.com)
IR Affairs
SR/Southern
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News Entry# 393028  Blog Entry# 4454125   
  Past Edits
Oct 10 2019 (18:42)
Station Tag: Chennai Egmore/MS added by 12649⭐️ KSK ⭐️12650^~/1203948

Oct 10 2019 (18:42)
Station Tag: Tambaram/TBM added by 12649⭐️ KSK ⭐️12650^~/1203948

Oct 10 2019 (18:42)
Train Tag: Pothigai SF Express/12662 added by 12649⭐️ KSK ⭐️12650^~/1203948

Oct 10 2019 (18:42)
Train Tag: Pothigai SF Express/12661 added by 12649⭐️ KSK ⭐️12650^~/1203948

Oct 10 2019 (18:42)
Train Tag: Nellai Superfast Express/12632 added by 12649⭐️ KSK ⭐️12650^~/1203948

Oct 10 2019 (18:42)
Train Tag: Nellai Superfast Express/12631 added by 12649⭐️ KSK ⭐️12650^~/1203948
CHENNAI: The Chennai Egmore-Tirunelveli Nellai Express and Chennai Egmore-Sengottai Podhigai Express will be operated from Tambaram from October 10 to December 8. This means the passengers from Chennai have to travel to Tambaram to board these trains.
The change in the operation of the two trains was to facilitate engineering works at Chennai Egmore station, said a Railways statement. "The two trains will be cancelled between Chennai Egmore and Tambaram, in both directions for a period of 60 days."
The works involves repairing the damaged concrete bed of track in platform 4 at
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Egmore station. "The trains are now received at 5 KMPH speed due to damages in concrete bed of tracks. The entire tracks will be removed and a new concrete bed will be built," said a senior railway official.
So far, seven trains including Nellai, Podhigai, Ananthapurai and Gaya expresses are being handled at platform 4. "If four trains (Nellai and Podhigai in both directions) are short terminated at Tambaram, the three trains will be managed (in other platforms) in Egmore," added the official.
The Nellai and Podhigai expresses that will be leaving Tirunelveli and Sengottai respectively on Wednesday (October 9), will be short terminated at Tambaram when they reach the station on Thursday morning. Similarly, in the return direction, the trains will be operated from Tambaram.
The Nellai Express will depart from Tambaram at 8.20 pm and Podhigai express at 9.30 pm.
Diversion of train:
The Gaya-Chennai Egmore weekly express commencing on October 13, 20 and 27, November 3, 10, 17 and 24 and December 1, is diverted to Chennai Central instead of Chennai Egmore.
Similarly, the Chennai Egmore-Gaya weekly express, journey commencing on October 15, 22 and 29, November 5, 12, 19 and 26 and December 3, will depart from Chennai Central at 7.25 am, said the statement.
For the benefit of passengers, a passenger special will be operated from Chengalpattu to Tambaram, leaving Chengalpattu at 9.15 am, from October 10 to December 8, added the statement.
Oct 06 2019 (11:40) CHANGES IN PATTERN OF TRAIN SERVICES (m.timesofindia.com)
Temporary Stops
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News Entry# 392795  Blog Entry# 4450456   
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Oct 06 2019 (11:40)
Station Tag: MGR Chennai Central/MAS added by Guruvayur Express~/36298

Oct 06 2019 (11:40)
Station Tag: Tambaram/TBM added by Guruvayur Express~/36298

Oct 06 2019 (11:40)
Station Tag: Chennai Egmore/MS added by Guruvayur Express~/36298

Oct 06 2019 (11:40)
Train Tag: Pothigai SF Express/12662 added by Guruvayur Express~/36298

Oct 06 2019 (11:40)
Train Tag: Pothigai SF Express/12661 added by Guruvayur Express~/36298

Oct 06 2019 (11:40)
Train Tag: Nellai Superfast Express/12632 added by Guruvayur Express~/36298

Oct 06 2019 (11:40)
Train Tag: Nellai Superfast Express/12631 added by Guruvayur Express~/36298

Oct 06 2019 (11:40)
Train Tag: Chennai Egmore - Gaya Weekly SF Express/12390 added by Guruvayur Express~/36298

Oct 06 2019 (11:40)
Train Tag: Gaya - Chennai Egmore Weekly SF Express/12389 added by Guruvayur Express~/36298
As a part of o­ngoing Engineering works, Line Block/Power Block is permitted in Chennai Egmore – Villupuram - Gudur section. CC Apron work at Chennai Egmore yard Road 4 is permitted for a period of 60 days from 10.10.2019 to 08.12.2019 at various timings.

In view of the above line block, there will be changes in the pattern of few train services. The inconvenience caused to passengers is regretted. Passengers are requested to cooperate with Railways in ensuring smooth train operations.
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Partial cancellation of train services:
Train No. 12632 Tirunelveli – Chennai Egmore Nellai Express journey commencing from 09.10.2019 to 07.12.2019 is partially cancelled between Tambaram and Chennai Egmore. This train will run from Tirunelveli to Tambaram.
Train No. 12662 Sengottai – Chennai Egmore Pothigai Express journey commencing from 09.10.2019 to 07.12.2019 is partially cancelled between Tambaram and Chennai Egmore. This train will run from Sengottai to Tambaram.
Train No. 56060 Villupuram – Tambaram Passenger journey commencing from 10.10.2019 to 08.12.2019 is partially cancelled between Chengalpattu and Tambaram. This train will run from Villupuram to Chengalpattu.
Change in origin Station
Train No. 12631 Chennai Egmore – Tirunelveli Nellai Express journey commencing from 10.10.2019 to 07.12.2019 is partially cancelled between Chennai Egmore and Tambaram. This trainwill depart from Tambaram instead of Chennai Egmore as per scheduled timings.
Train No. 12261 Chennai Egmore – Sengottai Pothigai Express journey commencing from 10.10.2019 to 07.12.2019 is partially cancelled between Chennai Egmore and Tambaram. This train will depart from Tambaram instead of Chennai Egmore as per scheduled timings.
Diversion of train
Train No. 12389 Gaya – Chennai Egmore Weekly Express journey commencing o­n 13th, 20th& 27th October, 03rd, 10th, 17th& 24th November, 01st December, 2019 is diverted to Puratchi Thalaivar Dr. M.G. Ramachandran Central instead of Chennai Egmore.
Change in Origin
Train No. 12390 Chennai Egmore – Gaya Weekly Express journey commencing o­n 15th, 22nd& 29th October, 05th, 12th, 19th& 26th November, 03rd December, 2019 is starts from Puratchi Thalaivar Dr. M.G. Ramachandran Central instead of Chennai Egmore. This train will depart Puratchi Thalaivar Dr. M.G. Ramachandran Central at 07.25 hrs.
Passenger special
For the benefit of passengers, a special will be operated from Chengalpattu to Tambaram, leaving Chengalpattu at 09.15 hrs from 10.10.2019 to 08.12.2019.
Madurai: In order to facilitate improvements to washable CC apron at platform number 1 at the Madurai Junction railway station from November 24 to December 13 (20 days), the following changes are being made in train services from and to Madurai.Train no. 56709/56710 Palani – Madurai – Palani passenger train will be partially cancelled between Kudal Nagar and Madurai from November 24 to December 12 and November 25 to December 13 respectively; train no. 56705/56706 Villupuram – Madurai – Villupuram passenger train will also be partially cancelled between Dindigul and Madurai from November 25 to December 12 and 13 respectively. Train no. 56734/56735 Sengottai – Madurai – Sengottai passenger train will be partially cancelled between Virudhunagar and Madurai from November 24 to December 13.Train no. 56701 Punalur – Madurai passenger train will reach Madurai late by 30 minutes from November 24 to December 13; train no. 56700 Madurai – Punalur passenger...
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will leave Tirunelveli late by 15 minutes from November 25 to December 13. Train no. 12662 Sengottai – Chennai Egmore Express will reach Trichy late by 10 minutes; train no. 16733 Rameswaram – Okha weekly express will leave Dindigul late by 15 minutes on December 1 and 8.Train no. 16339 Mumbai – Nagercoil Express will leave Tirunelveli late by 30 minutes on Saturdays, Sundays, Tuesdays and Fridays. Train no. 12633 Chennai Egmore – Kanyakumari Express will leave Tirunelveli late by 30 minutes from November 25 to December 13. Train no. 22668 Coimbatore – Nagercoil Express will leave Tirunelveli late by 20 minutes from November 25 to December 13 and train no. 22667 Nagercoil – Coimbatore Express will leave Dindigul late by 15 minutes from November 25 to December 13.Train no.16780 Rameswaram – Tirupati Express will reach Trichy late by 20 minutes on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Train no.22621 Rameswaram – Kanniyakumari Express will leave Tirunelveli late by 15 minutes on Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays. Train no.12690 Nagercoil – Chennai Central Express will reach Trichy late by 17 minutes on Mondays.Train no.11022 Tirunelveli – Dadar tri-weekly express will leave Dindigul late by 15 minutes on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays. Train no.16787 Tirunelveli – Vaishnadevi Katra bi-weekly express will reach Trichy late by 20 minutes on Mondays. Train no.12642 Nizamuddin – Kanniyakumari Tirukkural express will leave Tirunelveli late by 15 minutes on Wednesdays.Train no.17236 Nagercoil – Bangalore express will leave Dindigul late by 15 minutes on Thursdays and Fridays. Train no.12668 Nagercoil – Chennai Egmore weekly express will reach Trichy late by 17 minutes on Fridays. TNN
Consequent to the conversion of Train No.12631/12632 Chennai Egmore – Tirunelveli – Chennai Egmore Nellai Express and Train No.12661/12662 Chennai Egmore – Sengottai – Chennai Egmore Pothigai Express trains to Linke Hoffman Busche (LHB) rakes, following special trains will run with conventional rakes.
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of Service
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82645
Tambaram – Velankanni Suvidha Special
05.09.2018
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06088
Velankanni – Tambaram Special Fare Special
06.09.2018
3.
06025
Tambaram – Velankanni Special Fare Special
08.09.2018
4.
06026
Velankanni – Panvel Special Fare Special
09.09.2018
5.
06033
Panvel – Velankanni Special Fare Special
10.09.2018
The revised composition of the above train services is as under :
AC 3 tier – 2, Sleeper class – 13, Luggage- cum brake van – 2 coaches
 
 
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Jan 24 2017 (16:59) Southern Railway cancels 31 trains (timesofindia.indiatimes.com)
Major Accidents/Disruptions
SR/Southern

News Entry# 292121   
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Trains:  Boat Mail (Rameswaram) Express/16852   Tiruchendur - Chennai Egmore (Chendur) Express/16106   Palakkad Town -Tiruchchirappalli Fast Passenger/56712   Nagercoil - KSR Bengaluru Express/17236   Tiruchchirappalli - Palakkad Town Fast Passenger/56713   Kanniyakumari - Chennai Egmore Superfast Express/12634   Karaikkudi - Tiruchchirappalli DEMU/76830   Sethu SF Express/22662   Tiruchchirappalli - Karaikkudi DEMU/76831   Nagercoil Jn - MGR Chennai Central (Weekly) SF Express/12690   Mahal Superfast Express/22623   Nagercoil - Coimbatore SF Express/22667   Ananthapuri Express/16723   Chennai Egmore - Kanniyakumari Superfast Express/12633   Ananthapuri Express/16724   Nellai SF Express/12632   Coimbatore - Tuticorin Link SF Express/22670   Pandian SF Express/12637   Tuticorin - Coimbatore Link SF Express/22669   Pearl City (Muthu Nagar) Super Fast Express/12693   Kollam - MGR Chennai Central Sabarimala Special/06064   Pearl City (Muthu Nagar) Super Fast Express/12694   Tiruchchirappalli - Manamadurai DEMU/76807   Sethu SF Express/22661   Manamadurai - Tiruchchirappalli DMU/76808   Pothigai SF Express/12661   Silambu Express/16182   Pothigai SF Express/12662   Chennai Egmore - Tiruchendur (Chendur) Express/16105   Coimbatore - Nagercoil SF Express/22668   Boat Mail (Rameswaram) Express/16851  
CHENNAI: Southern Railway has announced cancellation of 28 trains departing on Sunday and three others departing on Monday. Though no reasons were given, it is understood that trains have been cancelled due to the disruptions caused by the ongoing pro-jallikattu protests.
Trains cancelled on Sunday
1.Train No.16105 Chennai Egmore - Tiruchendur Chendur Express
2. Train No.12633 Chennai Egmore - Kanniyakumari Express
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Train No.22661 Chennai Egmore - Rameswaram Sethu Express
4. Train No.12693 Chennai Egmore - Tuticorin Pearl City Express
5. Train No.16723 Chennai Egmore - Thiruvananthapuram Central Ananthapuri Express
6. Train No.12661 Chennai Egmore - Sengottai Podhigai Express
7. Train No.12637 Chennai Egmore - Madurai Pandian Express
8. Train No. 16101 Chennai Egmore - Rameswaram Express
9. Train No.22623 Chennai Egmore - Madurai Mahal Express
10.Train No. 12694 Tuticorin - Chennai Egmore Pearl City Express
11. Train No.16106 Tiruchendur - Chennai Egmore Chendur Express
12. Train No.22662 Rameswaram - Chennai Egmore Sethu Express
13. Train No. 16102 Rameswaram - Chennai Egmore Express
14. Train No. 12662 Sengottai - Chennai Egmore Podhigai Express
15. Train No.12634 Kanniyakumari - Chennai Egmore Express
16. Train No.16724 Thiruvananthapuram Central - Chennai Egmore Ananthapuri Express
17. Train No.12632 Tirunelveli - Chennai Egmore Nellai Express
18. Train No.16182 Manamadurai - Chennai Egmore Silambu Express
19. Train No.12690 Nagercoil - Chennai Central Express
20. Train No.17236 Nagercoil - KSR Bengaluru Express
21. Train No. 76807 Tiruchchirappalli - Manamadurai Passenger
22. Train No.76808 Manamadurai - Tiruchchirappalli Passenger
23.Train No. 56713 Tiruchchirappalli - Palakkad Town Passenger
24. Train No.76831 Tiruchchirappalli - Karaikudi Passenger
25. Train No.06064 Tirunelveli - Chengalpattu Express Special
26. Train No.16609 Nagercoil - Coimbatore Passenger
27. Train No,16610 Coimbatore- Nagercoil Passenger
28.Train No.16611 Tuticorin - Vanchi Maniyachchi Passenger
Train cancelled on Monday
1. Train No.56712 Palakkad Town - Tiruchchirappalli Passenger
2. Train No.76830 Karaikudi - Tiruchchirappalli Passenger
3. Train No. 16612 Vanchi Maniyachchi - Tuticorin Passenger
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