Union Minister Karandlaje inaugurates Konkan railway electrification project at Indrali

Monday, June 20th, 2022

Udupi : Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Shobha Karandlaje on Monday symbolically inaugurated the electrification of the entire 740-km Konkan railway stretch at the Indrali railway station in Udupi at the same time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the electrification project to the nation in Bengaluru. Addressing the gathering, the […]

Fully reserved trains to operate in Konkan Railway network

Thursday, June 24th, 2021

Mangaluru : The Railways resumed services of three pairs of trains running on the Konkan Railway network via Mangaluru Junction. Konkan Railway Corporation said in a release, all are fully reserved trains. Passengers have to follow COVID-19 appropriate behaviour. Train no. 09260 Bhavnagar – Kochuveli Weekly Special will leave Bhavnagar at 10.05 a.m. every Tuesday […]

Wall collapses : Several train services canceled

Friday, August 7th, 2020

Mangaluru  : The services of several trains on Konkan Railway network have been suspended till August 20 following after a tunnel-lined wall inside Pernem tunnel in Goa collapsed in the early hours of Wednesday. It is said, the tunnel between Madure and Pernem stations in the Karwar region of the corporation collapsed at km 384/6-7. […]

Widening of Parkala–Karavali Junction road stretch to begin soon

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Udupi: The work on widening the 10-km stretch between Parkala and Karavali Junction on National Highway 169A in Udupi city into a 30-m-wide road will begin in about a fortnight. This stretch is part of 90 km National Highway 169A connecting Malpe port here with Tirthahalli in Shivamogga district. Presently, this 10-km stretch in the […]

Konkan Railway holds Meeting with MP Nalin Kumar

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018

Mangaluru: Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd. (KRCL) on Tuesday conducted a meeting here with Members of Parliament along the Konkan network within the State. KRCL Managing Director Sanjay Gupta, in his introductory address, said that the meeting was the outcome of Railway Minister Piyush Goyal’s several initiatives to improve railway services and amenities to passengers, said […]

Konkan Railway gears up for monsoon

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Mangaluru: Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd. has geared up for the monsoon season in the coastal region between Kolad (after Roha station of Central Railway) and Thokur (before Mangaluru) by completing all its planned safety works. A release from KRCL said special attention has been paid to catch-water drain cleaning and inspection of cuttings. As a […]

Weekly special train between Ahmedabad and Mangaluru to clear extra rush of passengers

Monday, December 18th, 2017

Mangaluru: Konkan Railway in coordination with Central Railway and Western Railway will operate weekly special train on special fare from Ahmedabad to Mangaluru Junction to clear extra rush of passengers during winter and Christmas. Train 09416 Ahmedabad – Mangaluru Junction (weekly) special on special fare will leave Ahmedabad at 4.15pm on December 22 and 29 […]

Winter, Christmas special train between Pune-Mangaluru Junction

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Mangaluru: Konkan Railway in co-ordination with Central and Southern Railways will run special trains between Pune and Mangaluru Junction to clear extra rush of passengers during Winter and Christmas. Train 01301 Pune-Mangaluru Junction (weekly) special will leave Pune at 6:50pm on December 26 and January 2, 2018 and reach Mangaluru Junction at 12.30pm the next […]

Service of Jabalpur-Coimbatore-Jabalpur Special extended up to April 2

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Mangaluru: Konkan Railway has decided to run the Jabalpur -Coimbatore – Jabalpur specialtill April 2,2018 to clear extra rush of passengers. Accordingly, the train (02198) will leave Jabalpur at 11am every Saturday from January 6 to March 31 and reach Coimbatore at 3.40am on third day. In return journey, the train (02197) will start from […]

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 […]