Chennai rains: maximum of trains cancelled/diverted

Chennai: A fresh spell of rain battered many parts of Tamil Nadu and disrupted normal life, submerging pockets of Chennai under water. Schools and colleges in Chennai were once again shut as a result of the continuous rain.

Chennai rains

The met office has forecasted scattered to heavy rainfall on Tuesday in Chennai and other parts of Tamil Nadu following a trough of low pressure in the Bay of Bengal, closer to Sri Lanka.

Due to water overflowing at the railway tracks in Villupuram – Tambaram section, Southern Railways announced that the following trains are cancelled/diverted on Tuesday.

Trains cancelled ON December 1

Train No.16105 Chennai Egmore – Tiruchendur Express

Train No.16713 Chennai Egmore – Rameswaram Express

Train No. 16115 Chennai Egmore – Pondicherry Express

Train No.12693 Chennai Egmore – Tuticorin Pearl City Express

Train No.12661 Chennai Egmore – Sengottai Pothigai Express

Train No.16101 Chennai Egmore – Rameswaram Express

Train No.16179 Chennai Egmore – Mannargudi Mannai Express

Train No.16177 Chennai Egmore – Tiruchchirappalli Rockfort Express

Train No.11063 Chennai Egmore – Salem Express

Train No.16175 Chennai Egmore – Karaikkal Kamban Express

Train No.16183 Chennai Egmore – Thanjavur Express

Trains diverted on December 1

Train No.15120 Manduadih – Rameswaram Express is diverted to run via Chennai – Perambur – Jolarpettai – Salem – Karur – Dindigul to Rameswaram

Train No.22404 New Delhi – Pondicherry Express diverted via Perambur – Katpadi – Villupuram to Pondicherry

Train No.12633 Chennai – Kanniyakumari Express diverted via Jolarpettai – Salem – Karur and Dindigul

Train No.12642 Nizamuddin – Kanniyakumari Tirukkural Express diverted via Chennai – Jolarpettai – Salem – Karur – Dindigul

Train No.16723 Chennai – Trivandrum Express diverted via Jolarpettai – Erode – Podanur – Ernakulam

Train No.12631

Chennai – Tirunelveli Express diverted via Perambur – Katpadi – Villupuram

Train No.12637 Chennai – Madurai Pandian Express diverted via Jolarpettai – Karur – Dindigul

Train No.16859 Chennai – Mangalore Express diverted via Perambur – Jolarpettai – Erode

Train No.12644 Tiruchchirappalli – Howrah Express diverted via Villupuram – Katpadi – Chennai –

Train No.12638 Madurai – Chennai Pandian Express diverted via Dindigul – Karur – Jolarpettai to Chennai Egmore

Train No.12632 Tirunelveli – Chennai Nellai Express diverted via Villupuram – Katpadi – Perambur to Chennai Egmore

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