Trichy rail users demand new trains


TRICHY: Introduction of a new train between Trichy and Bangalore, a fast passenger between Thanjavur and Madurai, doubling of important sections and provision of purified drinking water facilities in railway stations were some of the demands that were put forth at the first meeting of the divisional railway users’ consultative committee (DRUCC) of Trichy railway division on Monday.

Railway officials assured to take up the members’ demands with the higher officials.

As many as eight members who are part of various consumers, rail users and farmers’ associations listed out their demands.

One of the members demanded the introduction of a new train between Trichy and Bangalore as it would benefit many passengers. At present, passengers from Trichy have to rely on the Mysore – Mayiladuthurai Express for their journey to Bangalore which provides only a limited quota for them. More info

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