Dear Shri. Piyush Goyalji,
I write this to draw your kind attention to the news item regarding the stand of the officers of the Southern Railways who are attending the Railway Board Time Table Committee at Mumbai.
The officers have taken the stand that no new trains originating from other Zonal Railways and ending in Kerala need be sanctioned due to the capacity constraints at the Stations in Kerala, particularly Trivandrum; the new trains requested by other Zonal Railways are being diverted to Tamil Nadu bye-passing Kerala; the new Jabalpur –Trivandrum Express sought by other Zonal Railway is being diverted to Tirunelvelli. (more…)