Belagavi : Two bisons knocked by train near Khanapur

Wednesday, March 11th, 2020

Belagavi : Two bisons were knocked down by trains on the Belagavi-Londa stretch near Shedgali village in the taluk on Tuesday. Forest officials said food discarded by commuters along the tracks was responsible for the death of many animals. The animals come near the tracks in search of food. The two bisons killed were a […]

Bus conductor dies after being hit by train

Friday, December 13th, 2019

Mangaluru : A 40-year-old man died after being hit by a train at Kapikad, Thokkottu on Friday, December 12. The deceased identified as Ratan Kumar, a resident of Kapikad was employed as a bus conductor on route No. 42. Local GRP arrived at the spot and conducted an investigation.  

Mangaluru : Swift RPF action helps detain two suspects on train

Saturday, September 28th, 2019

Mangaluru : Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel attached to Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd. have apprehended two persons on the charge of stealing mobile phones and handbags of passengers between Mangaluru and Udupi and recovered three mobile phones and Rs. 10,500 in cash from them. The detention of the accused was due to the swift action taken […]

Electrification work : Mangalore-Madgaon intercity train cancelled for 20 days

Saturday, September 21st, 2019

Mangaluru : Train no 22635/22636 Mangaluru-Madgaon Intercity train is cancelled for 20 days starting from September 21. Train service has been suspended for 20 days between September 21 to October 10 owing to electrification work between Mangaluru-Panambur-Jokatte section of Southern railway, stated a release.    

Mangalore : Disruption in train services continues

Saturday, August 31st, 2019

Mangaluru : The disruption in train services continued as the clearing of the debris caused by landslides on the Padil-Kulasekhara section in Mangaluru is still in progress. The services of Train No 22636 Mangaluru Central – Madgaon Express; Train No 22635 Madgaon – Mangaluru Central Express; Train No 56640 Mangaluru Central – Madgaon Passenger; Train […]

Special Bandra-M’luru train from Dec 25

Saturday, December 15th, 2018

Mangaluru: In order to clear the extra rush of passengers during Christmas and New Year, the Konkan Railway in co-ordination with Western Railway will run holiday special trains between Bandra (T) and Mangaluru Junction. Train No 09009 Bandra (T) – Mangaluru Jn Weekly Special (Special Fare) will leave from Bandra (T) at 23:55 hrs on […]

Kerala gets another train while Karavali remains unrecognized

Thursday, June 7th, 2018

Mangaluru: Sothern Railways which has been giving several reasons for not realizing the many demands for trains for coastal Karnataka has shown its discriminatory side by starting another train from Mangaluru Junction To Kerala’s Thiruvananthapuram on June 9th. Already there exist four direct trains from Mangaluru to Thiruvananthapuram. The people of Karavali are displeased by […]

Special weekly train from Mangaluru junction to Chennai Central

Friday, January 19th, 2018

Mangaluru: Service of weekly special train 06055 will leave Chennai Central at 6.20pm from April 3 to June 26 (all Tuesdays) to arrive at Mangaluru junction at 12pm on Wednesday. Service of weekly special train 06056 will leave Mangaluru junction at 4.30pm on April 4 to June 27 (all Wednesday) to arrive at Chennai Central […]

Bengaluru-Karwar/Kannur-Bengaluru Train to Run Via Shravanabelagola New Route

Saturday, November 11th, 2017
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Mangaluru: After commissioning of Bengaluru-Hassan new railway line, there was a persistent demand from the public to run combined train number16517/16518, KSR Bengaluru-Kannur- KSR Bengaluru and Train number 16523/16524, KSR Bengaluru-Karwar – KSR Bengaluru train via the new line as it is the shorter route to reach Mangaluru compared to that via Mysuru. To fulfil […]

Duronto Derailment: Trains rescheduled on KR route

Friday, October 27th, 2017
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Mangaluru: Passenger train services on the Konkan Railway route are being regulated following the front trolley of Locomotive of Train No. 12224 Ernakulam – Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Duronto Express derailing at 3:03pm on Thursday. The incident happened between Sawantwadi Road and Zarap stations of Ratnagiri region. No casualties or injuries have been reported. Trains rescheduled: Train […]