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ERODE JN

STATION INFO

Address: Tamil Nadu 638002, India

Station Code: ED)ERODE J

Station Name: ED)ERODE JN

Zone: SR/Southern

Total Unique Trains: 192

Train Frequency Weekly: 608

Station Traffic: High

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TrainTrain NameArrDepHaltDaysClasses
Arrival
12674CHERAN EXPRESS00:0500:105M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
12684ERNAKULAM SF EXP00:0500:105TU,TH2A,3A,SL,GN
22608ERNAKULAM SF EXP00:0500:105M2A,3A,SL,GN
22877HWH ERS ANTYODAYA EXP00:0700:103SAUNRESERVED
16235MYSORE EXP00:1000:2010M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
17606KCG MAQ EXP00:2000:255TU,F2A,3A,SL,GN
17615KCG MDU EXP00:2000:3010SA2A,3A,SL,GN
16525BANGALORE EXP00:3000:355M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
22629DADAR TEN EXP00:3500:405TH2A,3A,SL,GN
12643NIZAMUDDIN EXP00:5000:555TU2A,3A,SL,GN
12645NIZAMUDDIN EXP00:5000:555SA2A,3A,SL,GN
12682CHENNAI EXP00:5000:555F2A,3A,SL,GN
16232MAILADUTURAI EXP00:5001:0010M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,CC,SL,GN
16614RAJKOT EXPRESS00:5000:555TH2A,3A,SL,GN
06336GUWAHATI EXP01:0501:105SU3A,SL,GN
16528YESVANTPUR EXP01:0501:105M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
82636KCVLGHY SUVIDHA01:0501:105SU3A,SL,GN
82636KCVLGHY SUVIDHA01:0501:105SU3A,SL,GN
12623TRIVANDRUM MAIL01:1201:153M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
12624CHENNAI MAIL01:2201:253M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
16526KANYAKUMARI EXP01:2501:305M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
12686CHENNAI EXP01:3001:355M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
16527YPR CANNANORE EX01:3501:405M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
16787TEN JAMMU EXP01:4503:0520M,F2A,SL,GN
16616CHEMMOZHI EXP01:5001:555M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
12601MANGALORE MAIL02:0002:055M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
16856PUDUCHERRY EXP02:1002:155F2A,3A,SL,GN
16858PUDUCHERRY EXP02:1002:155SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12257KOCHUVELI GR02:1002:155TU,TH,SU3A
16615CHEMMOZHI EXP02:1502:2510M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
16316BANGALORE EXP02:3002:355M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
22639ALLEPPEY EXP02:3202:353M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12671NILAGIRI EXP02:4502:505M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
12659GURUDEV EXPRESS02:5002:555SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12687DEHRADUN EXP02:5503:0510W,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
16687NAVYUG EXP02:5503:0510M2A,3A,SL,GN
22641SHALIMAR EXP03:0003:055TH,SA2A,3A,SL,GN
16236TUTICORIN EXP03:0503:1510M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12507ARONAI EXPRESS03:1003:155TU2A,3A,SL,2S,GN
12626KERALA EXPRESS03:1003:155M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12258YESVANTPUR EXP03:1003:155M,W,F3A
16317HIMSAGAR EXP03:2003:3010F3A,SL,GN
07118ERS HYB EXPRESS03:2503:4015TH2A,3A,SL,GN
12696TVC CHENNAI EXP03:4003:455M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12673CHERAN EXPRESS03:4503:505M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
22208SUPER AC EXP03:5003:555W,SU1A,2A,3A
22837DHARTI AABA EXP04:0004:055M2A,3A,GN
18567VSKP QLN EXP04:0004:055TH2A,3A,SL,GN
16319BAND HUMSAFAR04:0704:103TH,SA3A
12681COIMBATORE EXP04:1004:155SA2A,3A,SL,GN
16617COIMBATORE EXP04:1004:155W2A,3A,SL,GN
11021TIRUNELVELI EXP04:2504:305TU,W,SA2A,3A,SL,GN
11013COIMBATORE EXP04:4504:505M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
16188ERS KARAIKALEXP04:5505:0510M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
22667COIMBATORE EXP05:1005:155M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
22669TN CBE LINK EXP05:1005:155M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU3A,SL,GN
19567VIVEK EXP05:1005:2010SU2A,3A,SL,GN
16359ERS PATNA EXP05:1505:205SA2A,3A,SL,GN
17315VELANKANNI EXP05:2005:3010M2A,3A,SL,GN
16566YESVANTPUR EXP05:4005:455M2A,3A,SL,GN
17605MAQ KCG EXPRESS05:4005:455W,SA2A,3A,SL,GN
22649YERCAUD EXPRESS05:55Des--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
12511RAPTI SAGAR EXP06:0006:055TH,F,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12521RAPTI SAGAR EXP06:0006:055M1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
12698TVC CHENNAI EXP06:0006:055SA2A,3A,SL,GN
22645AHILYANAGARI EX06:0006:055M2A,3A,SL,GN
22647KRBA TVC EXPRES06:0006:055W,SA2A,3A,SL,GN
22838DHARTI AABA EXP06:0006:055TH2A,3A
22878ERS HWH ANTYODAYA EXP06:0006:055TUUNRESERVED
17316VLNK VSG EXP06:1006:2010TU2A,3A,SL,GN
16565MANGALOREEXP06:1506:205SU2A,3A,SL,GN
18568QLN VSKP EXP06:3506:405F2A,3A,SL,GN
17230SABARI EXP06:4506:505M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12648KONGU EXPRESS07:0007:055W2A,3A,SL,GN
22666CBE SBC UDAY EXP07:1007:155TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUCC
22616TIRUPATHI EXP07:2507:305TU,TH,F,SUCC,2S,GN
12680CHENNAI EXPRESS07:4007:455M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUCC,2S,GN
22638WEST COAST EXP08:0508:105M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
16318HIMSAGAR EXP08:0508:1510M2A,3A,SL,GN
16318HIMSAGAR EXP08:0509:050M2A,3A,SL,GN
16859MS MANGALORE EXP08:1008:2010M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,2S,GN
22852SRC VIVEK EXP08:2508:305SA2A,3A,SL,GN
12084JAN SHATABDI EXP08:3708:403M,W,TH,F,SA,SUCC,2S,GN
12688DDN MDU SF EXP08:4008:5010M,F2A,3A,SL,GN
22688CDG MDU SF EXP08:4008:5010M,F1A,3A,SL,GN
13351DHN ALAPPUZHA E09:1009:155M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
18189TATA ALLP EXP09:2009:255M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12660GURUDEV EXPRESS09:3509:405W2A,3A,SL,GN
07117HYB ERS SPL09:4009:5010W2A,3A,SL,GN
56320CBE NCJ FAST PASS09:4510:0520M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
22642SHM TVC EXPRESS10:1010:2010TU,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
22644PNBE ERS EXPRESS10:1010:2010TH,F2A,3A,SL,GN
56712PGTN TPJ FAST PASS10:1510:2510M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
11014LOKMANYA TT EXP10:2510:305M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
56845JTJ ED PASS10:40Des--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
12969CBE JAIPUR EXP10:4510:505F1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
06335GHY KCVL SPECIAL11:0011:2020W3A,SL,GN
12508GHY TVC EXPRESS11:1011:2010TH2A,3A,SL,2S,GN
12516SCL TVC EXPRESS11:1011:2010TU2A,3A,SL,2S,GN
15905DBRG VIVEK EXP11:1011:155TH2A,3A,SL,GN
56841TPJ ED PASS11:10Des--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
12677ERNAKULAM EXP11:2011:255M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUCC,2S,GN
66602CBE SA MEMU11:2711:303M,TU,W,TH,F,SAUNRESERVED
12675KOVAI EXPRESS12:0712:103M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUCC,2S,GN
12243SHATABDI EXP12:2212:253M,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,CC
16688NAVYUG EXPRESS13:0513:2015TH2A,3A,SL,GN
16688NAVYUG EXPRESS13:0513:4035TH2A,3A,SL,GN
22630TEN DR EXPRESS13:2013:3010W2A,3A,SL,GN
13352DHANBAD EXPRESS13:5014:0010M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12678BANGALORE EXP14:2014:255M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUCC,2S,GN
56826TEN ED PASS14:40Des--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
22816ERS BILASPUR EXP15:0015:1010W2A,3A,SL,GN
66603SA CBE MEMU15:0015:055M,TU,W,TH,F,SAUNRESERVED
22620TEN BILASPUR EX15:1015:155SU2A,3A,SL,GN
16332MUMBAI EXPRESS15:1015:155SA2A,3A,SL,GN
22815BSP ERS S F EXP15:2015:3010M2A,3A,SL,GN
22619BSP TEN EXPRESS15:3015:4010TU2A,3A,SL,GN
16340MUMBAI EXPRESS15:3015:4010M,TU,W,F2A,3A,SL,GN
12970JP CBE SUP EXP15:4515:505TU1A,2A,3A,SL
56713TPJ PGTN FAST PASS15:4916:0516M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
12647KONGU EXPRESS16:2016:255SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12244SHATABDI EXP16:3216:353M,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,CC
07115HYB KCVL SPL16:3516:5015SA2A,3A,SL,GN
16360PNBE ERS EXPRES16:4016:5010TU2A,3A,SL,GN
12676KOVAI EXP16:4716:503M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUCC,2S,GN
16331TRIVANDRAM EXP16:5017:0010M2A,3A,SL,GN
16339NAGARCOIL EXP16:5017:0010W,TH,F,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12522RAPTISAGAR EXP17:0017:055F2A,3A,SL,GN
12512RAPTISAGAR EXP17:1017:155TU,W,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
22646AHILYANAGARI EX17:1017:155SA2A,3A,SL,GN
22648KORBA EXPRESS17:1017:155M,TH2A,3A,SL,GN
16860MAQ CHENNAI EXP17:4517:5510M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,2S,GN
56319NCJ CBE FAST PASS17:5218:2533M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
22637WEST COAST EXP18:1018:155M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
17229SABARI EXPRESS18:2518:305M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
17616KACHEGUDA EXP18:5019:0010SU2A,3A,SL,GN
22665SBC CBE UDAY EXP18:5519:005TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUCC
66608PGTN ED MEMU19:05Des--M,TU,W,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
12083JAN SHATABDI EX19:1719:203M,W,TH,F,SA,SUCC,2S,GN
07116HYDERABAD EXP19:2519:4015M2A,3A,SL,GN
56111JTJ ED PASS19:45Des--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
16382CAPE MUMBAI EXP19:5020:0010M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12679COIMBATORE EXP20:2020:255M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUCC,2S,GN
56109TPJ ED PASS20:22Des--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
22615TPTY CBE EXP20:3020:355M,W,TH,SACC,2S,GN
15906VIVEK EXPRESS20:3520:405SA2A,3A,SL,GN
12697TRIVANDRUM EXP20:4220:453SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12777KOCHUVELI EXP20:4220:453W2A,3A,SL,GN
22677KOCHUVELI ACEXP20:4220:453TH1A,2A,3A
66600CBE ED MEMU20:45Des--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
22668NAGERCOIL EXP20:4720:503M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
22670CBE TN LINK EXP20:4720:503M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU3A,SL,GN
12695TRIVANDRUM EXP21:1021:155M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
16618RAMESWARAM EXP21:2521:305TU2A,3A,SL,GN
11022CHALUKYA EXP21:3021:4010M,TH,F2A,3A,SL,GN
22207SUPER AC EXP21:4221:453TU,F1A,2A,3A
12625KERALA EXPRESS21:5021:555M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
56101CHENNAI EXPRESS22:00Des--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUSL,GN
56101MTDM ED PASS22:00Des--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUSL,GN
16381KANYAKUMARI EXP22:0522:105M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12683ERS BAND SF EXP22:1022:155M,W2A,3A,SL,GN
12778HUBLI EXP22:1022:155TH2A,3A,SL,GN
22607ERS BAND SF EXP22:1022:155SU2A,3A,SL,GN
16315KOCHUVELI EXP22:2022:255M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
12672NILAGIRI EXP22:2522:305M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
22678KCVL YPR AC EXP22:3522:405F1A,2A,3A
12685MANGALORE EXP22:4022:455M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
12515GUWAHATI EXP23:0023:055SU2A,3A,SL,GN
22643PATNA EXPRESS23:0023:055M,TU2A,3A,SL,GN
16187ERNAKULAM EXP23:0023:055M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN
12644SWARNA JAYANTI23:1023:155F2A,3A,SL,GN
12646ERS MILLENUM EX23:1023:155TU2A,3A,SL,GN
16855MANGALORE EXP23:1023:155TH2A,3A,SL,GN
12602CHENNAI MAIL23:1523:205M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
22851MAQ VIVEK EXP23:1523:205TH2A,3A,SL,GN
16231MYSORE EXPRESS23:3023:4010M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,CC,SL,GN
16613COIMBATORE EXP23:3023:377SU2A,3A,SL,GN
16320KCVL HUMSAFAR23:3223:353F,SU3A
16857MANGALORE EXP23:3523:405SA2A,3A,SL,GN
22640CHENNAI EXPRESS23:4523:505M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU2A,3A,SL,GN
19568VIVEK EXPRESS23:5500:0550TH2A,3A,SL,GN
TrainTrain NameArrDepHaltDaysClasses
Departure
16790ED TEN HIMSAGAR EXPSrc13:40--SUUNRESERVED
16788HIMSAGAR LINK EXPSrc09:05--THUNRESERVED
56100ED MTDM PASSSrc05:00--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
56110ED TPJ PASSSrc07:50--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
56112ED JTJ PASSSrc06:30--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
56825ED TEN FAST PASSSrc12:35--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
56842ED TPJ PASSSrc16:30--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
56846ED JTJ PASSSrc16:00--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
66601ED CBE MEMUSrc07:15--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
66609ED PGTN MEMUSrc07:55--M,TU,W,F,SA,SUUNRESERVED
22650YERCAUD EXPSourcee21:00--M,TU,W,TH,F,SA,SU1A,2A,3A,SL,GN



RECENT NEWS

1
No.149/2020-21 17-06-2020
Chennai
EXTENSION OF PARCEL TRAINS



The following Daily Parcel Cargo Express Special Trains notified upto 15th June 2020 are now extended upto 30thJune 2020 with change in timings and revised frequency from Daily to Tri – Weekly o­n and from 16th June 2020 :-

·Train No.00657 Chennai Egmore – Thiruvananthapuram Daily Parcel Cargo Express Special Train (7 services) will run o­n MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS and FRIDAY till 30th June 2020.

·Train No.00658 Thiruvananthapuram - Chennai Egmore Daily Parcel Cargo Express Special Train (7 services) will run o­n TUESDAYS, THURSDAYS and SATURDAYS till 30th June 2020

With a Composition of 2 High Value Capacity Parcel Vans and 1 Luggage cum Brake Van, The timings of Train Nos.00657/00658 TRI WEEKLY Chennai Egmore – Thiruvananthapuram – Chennai Egmore Parcel Cargo Express Special Trains will be as follows:-

Train No.00657 Chennai Egmore - Trivandrum Parcel Cargo Express Special Train (Tri Weekly o­n Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays)

Chennai Egmore (Dep 05.00 hrs) Villupuram (Arr 07.50 hrs / Dep 08.00 hrs) Vriddhachalam ( Arr 08.50 hrs / Dep 08.55 hrs) Ariyalur (Arr 09.45 hrs /Dep 09.50 hrs) Tiruchchirappalli (Arr 10.50 hrs /Dep 11.00 hrs) Dindigul (Arr 12.30 hrs / Dep 12.35 hrs) Madurai (Arr 13.40 hrs /Dep 13.50 hrs) Virudhunagar (Arr 14.40 hrs / Dep 14.45 hrs) Tirunelveli (Arr 17.30 hrs /Dep 17.40 hrs) Nagercoil (Arr 19.00 hrs / Dep 19.30 hrs) and reach Trivandrum at 21.00 hrs. .

In the return direction:-

Train No.00658 Trivandrum - Chennai Egmore Parcel Cargo Express Special Train (Tri Weekly o­n Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays)

Trivandrum (Dep 05.30 hrs) Nagercoil (Arr 08.00 hrs / Dep 08.30 hrs) Tirunelvei (Arr 09.20 hrs / Dep 09.30 hrs )Virudhunagar(Arr 11.55 hrs / Dep 12.00 hrs) Madurai (Arr 12.50 hrs / Dep 13.00 hrs) Dindigul(Arr 14.00 hrs / Dep 14.05 hrs) Tiruchchirappalli (Arr 15.50 hrs /Dep 16.00 hrs) Ariyalur (Arr 16.55 hrs / Dep 17.00 hrs ) Vriddhachalam (Arr 17.55 hrs /Dep 18.00 hrs) Villupuram (Arr 19.00 hrs / Dep 19.10 hrs) and reach Chennai Egmore at 22.00 hrs

·Train No.00653 Dr MGR Chennai Central - Shoranur Daily Parcel Cargo Express Special Train is extended upto Ernakulam with change in frequency from Daily to TRI – WEEKLY (7 services) o­n MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS and FRIDAYS till 30th June 2020.

·Train No.00654 Shoranur – Dr MGR Chennai Central Daily Parcel Cargo Express Special Train is extended to run from Ernakulam to Dr MGR Chennai Central with Change in frequency from Daily to TRI-Weekly ( 7 services) o­n TUESDAYS, THURSDAYS and SATURDAYS till 30thJune 2020

Train No.00653 Dr MGR Chennai Central – Ernakulam Parcel Cargo Express Special Train (Tri Weekly o­n Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays)

Dr MGR Chennai Central - 08.00 hrs (Dep) Arakkonam (Arr 09.00 hrs / Dep 09.15 hrs) Katpadi (Arr 10.20 hrs /Dep 10.30 hrs) Jolarpettai (Arr 12.00 hrs /Dep 12.10 hrs) Karuppur (Arr 14.30 hrs /Dep 15.00 hrs) Salem (Arr 15.25 hrs / Dep 15.35 hrs)Erode ( Arr 16.50 hrs / Dep 17.00 hrs) Uttukuli (Arr 17.45 hrs / Dep 17.55 hrs) Tiruppur (Arr 18.20 hrs / Dep 18.30 hrs), Coimbatore (Arr 19.30 hrs /Dep 19.40 hrs) Palakkad ( Arr 21.00 hrs / Dep 21.10 hrs) Thrissur (Arr 22.55 hrs /Dep 23.00 hrs) Angamali (Arr 00.00 hrs /Dep 00.05 hrs) Aluva (Arr 00.25 hrs /Dep 00.30 hrs) and arrive Ernakulam at 01.00 hrs

In the return direction:-

Train.No.00654 Ernakulam - Dr MGR Chennai Central Parcel Cargo Express Special Train (Tri-Weekly o­n Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays)

Ernakulam (Dep 02.00 hrs) Aluva (Arr 02.30 hrs /Dep 02.35hrs) Angamali (Arr 02.55 hrs/ Dep 03.00 hrs) Thrissur (Arr 04.00 hrs /Dep 04.05 hrs) Palakkad (Arr 05.50 hrs / Dep 06.00 hrs) Coimbatore (Arr 07.20 hrs /Dep 07.30 hrs) Tiruppur ( Arr 08.30 hrs /Dep 08.40 hrs) Uttukuli (Arr 09.05 hrs / Dep 09.10 hrs) Erode (Arr 09.55 hrs /Dep 10.05 hrs) Salem (Arr 11.20 hrs /Dep 11.30 hrs) Karuppur (Arr 11.55 hrs /Dep 12.25 hrs) Jolarpettai (Arr 14.45 hrs /Dep 14.55 hrs) Katpadi (Arr 16.15 hrs /Dep 16.25 hrs) Arakkonam (Arr 17.40 hrs /Dep 17.50 hrs) and arrive Dr MGRChennai Central at 19.05 hrs




(B.Guganesan)
Chief Public Relations Officer




2
No.136/2020-2108-06-2020
Chennai
Southern Railway observes World Environment Day


Southern Railway has always been proactive o­n environment related issues.  This year world environment day is being observed with theme “Biodiversity”, a call for action to combat the accelerating loss of various species.  Southern Railway has been taking concerted efforts to preserve biodiversity through a series of eco-friendly measures. Among others, progressive induction of bio-toilets in coaches ensuring zero discharge o­n tracks and proliferation of solar panels at railway stations and service buildings and provision of LED illumination deserves special mention.
This year, in view of precautions to be taken for prevention of Covid-19, care was taken to ensure minimum participation, maintain social distancing and wearing of mask. Plantation drives were organized following all laid down protocols and with proper social distancing norms across all the six divisions. In Chennai Division, Shri P. Mahesh, Divisional Railway Manager, Chennai conducted a video conference in which Sr Divisional Environment and Housekeeping Manager made a power point presentation about the importance of Environment Day and the programme deliberated and discussed about Water conservation measures through Recycling plants.
In Salem Division, e-pledge was taken by the officials.  Saplings were planted at Salem, Karur and Erode railway stations.
In Tiruchchirappalli Division, mass tree plantation drives were organized at Railway Institute, Golden Rock Workshop and at Thanjavur station.  An awareness programme was also conducted at Tiruchchirappalli railway station.
In Palakkad Division, a Rain water harvesting facility for Railway Hospital, Palakkad was inaugurated by Shri Pratap Singh Shami, Divisional Railway Manager, Palakkad.  A video clipping highlighting the eco-friendly initiatives of the division was released by Sr Divisional Mechanical Engineer, Palakkad.
In Thiruvananthapuram Division, tree plantations were widely organized at Alwaye, Thrissur, Alleppey, Nagercoil, Ernakulam , Chalakkudi and Mavelikkara railway stations.
In Madurai Division, besides tree plantation drives at Divisional headquarters and Pudukottai, drawing competition was also held for staff. 
Southern Railway Central District’s Scouts and Guides also enthusiastically participated in tree plantation drives at railway colonies in Katpadi and Arakkonam.  A host of competitions such as poster designing and slogan writing contests o­n environment protection topics were also conducted at various stations duly adhering to safety protocols of social distancing.
Southern Railway appeals to rail users and general public to actively contribute in eco-friendly activities by helping in keeping the station premises and trains clean.







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