Beach-Velacheri MRTS services to be partially hit Sunday, says S Railway

Chennai: Southern Railway has announced that line block in MRTS section between Chennai Beach and Velachery railway stations will be initiated tomorrow between 7.50 am and 2.35 pm to conduct track maintenance work. As a result, about 19 pairs of EMU services will be cancelled, a press release said.

Trains that leave from Chennai Beach to Velachery station at 8 am, 8.20 am, 8.40 am, 9 am, 9.20 am, 9.40 am, 9.50 am, 10 am, 10.20 am, 10.40 am, 11 am, 11.20 am, 11.40 am, 12 noon, 12.20 pm, 12.40 pm, 1 pm, 1.20 pm, and 1.40 pm have been cancelled.

Following the end of line block, train 41551 will leave from Chennai Beach at 2 pm.

Similarly, in the return direction, trains that leave from Velachery station to Chennai Beach at 8.10 am, 8.30 am, 8.50 am, 9.10 am, 9.30 am, 9.50 am, 10.10 am, 10.30 am, 10.40 am, 10.50 am, 11.10 am, 11.30 am, 11.50 am, 12.10 pm, 12.30 pm, 12.50 pm, 1.10 pm, 1.30 pm and 1.50 pm have been cancelled.

After the end of the line block, operations will resume with train 41548 leaving from Velachery station at 2.10 pm, the release said.

NT Bureau