South Central Railway announces changes to train services 


The South Central Railway (SCR) has announced significant changes to train services owing to a rolling corridor block in the Vijayawada Division. Here are the details of the affected services:
Cancellation of Train Services:
Train No. 17237 Bitragunta – Dr MGR Chennai Central Express:
This train, departing from Bitragunta at 04:55 hrs, stands cancelled on various dates from July 29 to August 30, 2024.
Train No. 17238 Dr MGR Chennai Central – Bitragunta Express:
Departing from Dr MGR Chennai Central at 16:30 hrs, this express service is fully cancelled on various dates from July 29 to August 30, 2024.
Diversion of Train Services:
Train No. 22643 Ernakulam – Patna Bi-Weekly Express:
Scheduled to depart from Ernakulam at 17:20 hrs on July 29, August 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2024, this train will be diverted via Vijayawada, Gudivada, Bhimavaram Town, and Nidadavolu.
Train No. 12509 SMVT Bengaluru – Guwahati Superfast Express:
Departing from SMVT Bengaluru at 23:40 hrs on various dates from July 31 to August 30, 2024, this superfast express will also be diverted via Vijayawada, Gudivada, Bhimavaram Town, and Nidadavolu.