SCR to Introduce Weekly Express Train Bet Tirupati-Puducherry
Hyderabad, Sept 16 (INN): As announced in the Railway Budget 2013-14, V Narayanaswamy, Minister for State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions and PMO along with Mallikarjun Kharge, Minister for Railways will flagg off a new Weekly Express Train from Tirupati to Puducherry at on September 17 at Puducherry Railway Station.
On its Inaugural run, Train No. 07414 Puducherry-Tirapati Weekly Express will depart Puducherry at 12:15 hrs on 17th September 2013 and arrives Tirupati at 19:25 hrs on the same day. Enroute this train will stop at Villupuram, Tirukkovilur, Tiruvannamalai, Polur, Arni Road, Vellore Cant, Katpadi, Chittor and Pakala stations.
After arrival at Tirupati, this train will be run as a Janatha Special to Chennai Central. This Janata Special will depart Tirupati at 22:30 hrs on 17th Sept 2013 and arrive Chennai Central at 02:30 hrs on the next day. Enroute this train will stop at Renigunta, Puttur, Tiruttani, Arakkonam, Tiruvallur and Perambur stations. The composition of the train: eight General Second Class and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van coaches, totaling to 10 Coaches.
On its regular run, Train No.17413 Tirupati-Puducherry weekly Express will depart Tirupati at 21:35 hrs on Saturdays with effect from 21st September 2013 and arrive Puducherry at 04:30 hrs on the next day. In the return direction, Train No. 17414 Puducherry-Tirupati weekly Express will depart Puducherry at 08:35 hrs on Sundays with effect from 22nd September 2013 and arrive Tirupati at 16:00 hrs on the same day. Enroute this train will stop at Pakala, Chittor, Katpadi, Vellore Cant, Arni Road, Polur, Tiruvannamalai, Tirukkovilur and Villupuram in both the directions.
The composition of the train: Eight General Second Class and two Second Class Luggage cum Brake Van coaches, totaling to 10 Coaches.