15 year-old boy rescued at Mangaluru Central railway station

Thursday, September 15th, 2022

Mangaluru : A 15-year-old boy from Lucknow, who was found in Mangaluru in May, was reunited with his family recently. The boy was suffering from a mental illness, and was rehabilitated at the Seon Ashram Trust in Belthangady. An official from the ashram said that the boy travelled in a train from Lucknow to Delhi, […]

Elderly man rescued falling from moving train

Thursday, May 26th, 2022
Kuthi Kundan

Udupi : An elderly man who boarded the Mangaluru Central-Mumbai LTT Express to see off his daughter was saved in the nick of the moment by the Railway Protection Force personnel when he was getting dragged by the train at Udupi Railway Station on Wednesday afternoon. According to Konkan Railway Corporation officials, RPF constable Sajeer […]

Additional Chair Car coach for Parasuram Express

Thursday, January 13th, 2022
Additional Chair Car coach for Parasuram Express

Mangaluru : To clear the rush of passengers, a chair car coach will be provided with the following train services as detailed below The service of Train No.16649 Mangaluru Central -Nagercoil Parasuram Express will be provided with one additional Chair Car coach with effect from 13-01-2022 to 16-01-2022 (for 4 days) The service of Train […]

Monsoon special train service to run from Mangaluru Central to Mumbai

Saturday, June 12th, 2021

Mangaluru : The special train service from Mangaluru Central – Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Terminus  and Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Mangaluru Central  are run on monsoon time schedule said, in a press release. 1.The service of Train No. 02620 Mangaluru Central – Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (Matsyagandha) Daily Superfast Special will leave Mangaluru Central at 12.40 hrs. […]

Loco of Shramik Special Express derails near Padil in Mangaluru

Tuesday, May 19th, 2020

Mangaluru : The locomotive of Tirur-Jaipur Shramik Special Express derailed near Mangaluru in the wee hours of Tuesday. No one was injured in the incident. According to Southern Railway officials, Train No 06188 passed the Padil home signal and the loco got derailed at 1.35 am. While an accident relief train was ordered from Mangaluru […]

Trains over Palakkad division to be regulated due to engineering works from Oct 19 to Nov 1

Thursday, October 19th, 2017
trains engineering works

Mangaluru: Due to engineering work in various sections over Palakkad division from October 19 to November 1, following train services will be regulated. Due to work in between Pullipuram and Shoranur Junction: Train 16649 Mangaluru Central – Nagercoil Junction Parasuram express will be regulated by 120 minutes; train 16345 Lokmanya Tilak-Thiruvananthapuram Central Nethravati express will […]

Passengers’ can file objection against ‘Kudla Express’

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
Kudla Express

Mangaluru : The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday granted permission to the Udupi Railway Passengers’ Association to file objection against ‘Kudla Express.’ Earlier, the Association had filed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) before the High Court seeking the service of Kudla Express between Mangaluru Central and Yeshwanthpur as the Railways decided that the train would […]

MP demands to soon introduce Kudla Express from Mangaluru Central

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Mangaluru : Nalin Kumar Kateel Member of Parliament on Tuesday urged Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu to expedite the introduction of the Mangaluru-Bengaluru Central Kudla Express. The train should be operated from Mangaluru Central itself and not Mangaluru Junction, he demanded. Mr. Kateel met Mr. Prabhu at his office in New Delhi and submitted a memorandum. […]

 Newly electrified railway secton of Mangaluru Central inspected

Sunday, March 12th, 2017
Railway Safety Commissioner

Mangaluru : K.A. Manoharan, Commissioner of Railway Safety (CRS), Southern Circle, Bangaluru inspected the newly electrified railway secton of Mangaluru Central-Charvattur, on 11th March, 2017 Saturday. The inspection team led by the CRS left Mangaluru Central at 10.00 hours in the special inspection car. The team checked the Level crossing gates, Curves, Tunnel and bridges […]