27 April 2018


trains via diverted route due to Pre Non-interlocking and Non-interlocking work at Arakkonam station for straightening of road, yard remodelling, and dismantling and extension of platforms etc. o­n Southern Railway. The details of diversion are as under-

Train No. 11027 Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai – Chennai Central journey commencing o­n (JCO) 4.5.2018 Ex CSMT will run via diverted route of Renigunta – Gudur Junction – Chennai Central instead of Renigunta – Arakkonam – Chennai Central. The train will skip the halts at Puttur, Tiruttani, Arakkonam, Tiruvallur and Perambur.

Train No. 12164 Chennai Egmore – Dadar (T) Superfast Express JCO 6.5.2018 will run via diverted route of Chennai Beach Junction – Tiruvottiyur –Gudur Junction – Renigunta instead of Chennai Beach Junction – Arakkonam – Tiruttani – Renigunta. The train will not skip any halt due to diversion.

Train No. 16351 Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus – Nagarcoil Junction Express JCO 28.4.2018 will run o­n diverted route of Renigunta – Tiruttani –Melpakkam – Katpadi – Tiruvannamalai – Villupuram instead of Renigunta – Tiruttani – Arakkonam – Chengalpattu Junction – Villupuram . The train will skip the halts at Arakkonam, Kanchipuram, Chengalpattu, Melmaruvattur and Tindivanam.

Train No. 11044 Madurai - Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Express JCO 5.5.2018 will run via diverted route of Villupuram – Tiruvannamalai –Katpadi – Melpakkam – Renigunta instead of Villupuram – Chengalpattu Junction – Arakkonam – Renigunta. The train will skip the halt at Chengalpattu, Kanchipuram and Arakkonam.

During the above Non-interlocking work the trains leaving Chennai Central may also be re-scheduled for 30 minutes to 185 minutes. Passengers are requested to please check the current running status of the train o­n Railway enquiry system.