Rs 4,118 cr allotted for S Rly in budget

Southern Railway has received a budget allotment of Rs 4,118.80 crore for the current financial year 2019-20. It was announced during the Union budget that was presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman recently. Continue Reading

Trains from Bengaluru and Mysuru delayed from 22 to 26 May

To conduct ballast cleaning machine work, the Southern Railway has applied line block at Arakkonam – Jolarpettai section. As a result, there are some changed in railway timings from 22 to 26 May. Continue Reading

Tambaram-Nagercoil tri-weekly express gets new Utkrisht coaches

In a bid to improvise the quality of railway coaches, the Tambaram-Nagercoil tri-weekly express’ old rakes were replaced with new Utkrisht upgraded coaches and was flagged off from Tambaram by two senior Southern Railway officials here on Wednesday. Continue Reading

Post-Gaja, S Railway quickly clears tracks to restore services

There were incidents of trees falling on tracks due to which there was an overhead equipment problem in Madurai division and it was rectified at the earliest and train services were restored, said Southern Railway general manager R K Kulshrestha on Friday. Continue Reading

SR launches hassle-free ticketing system at suburban stations

Annoyed by the long, snail-paced queues for tickets at suburban railway stations? Fret not any more as Southern Railway has launched QR codes-based ticketing system. Continue Reading

Railway staff donate Rs 4.7 cr to PM’s Relief Fund

Southern Railway Friday said its employees have contributed Rs 4.7 crore to the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund for the natural calamities that struck the country recently. Continue Reading