SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY
Press Release No. 135 Dt. 06.10.2018
EXTENSION OF TRAINS
South Western Railway has decided to extend Train No. 20651 / 20652 KSR Bengaluru - Shivamogga Town - KSR Bengaluru daily superfast express up to Talguppa as detailed below:-
Train No. 20651 KSR Bengaluru - Shivamogga Town daily Superfast Express will be extended up to Talaguppa with effect from 10.10.2018 (Wednesday). Accordingly after arrival at Shivamogga Town at 19.55 hrs the train will depart for Talaguppa at 20:00 hrs and Enroute arrive / depart at Anandapuram-21:08 / 21:10 hrs, Sagar Jambugaru - 21.38 / 21.40 hrs and reach at Talaguppa at 22:15 hrs. Time and stoppages from KSR Bengaluru to Shivamogga Town will remain same.
The train will run as Superfast express between KSR Bengaluru to Shivamogga Town and as Ordinary Express between Shivamogga Town to Talguppa.
Train No. 20652 Shivamogga Town - KSR Bengaluru daily Superfast Express will be originated from Talaguppa with effect from 11.10.2018 (Thursday). Accordingly the train will depart from Talaguppa at 03:50 hrs and Enroute arrive / depart at Sagar Jambugaru - 04:08 / 04:10 hrs, Anandapuram-04:38 / 04:40 and reach at Shivamogga Town at 06:05 hrs and depart from here to KSR Bengaluru at 06:40 hrs. Time and stoppages from Shivamogga Town to KSR Bengaluru will remain same.
The train will run as Ordinary express between Talguppa to Shivamogga Town and further run as Super fast express between Shivamogga Town to KSR Bengaluru.
Trains will have the composition of ONE AC Chair car, EIGHTEEN Second Class Chair Car and TWO Luggage Break van.
TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF HALT STATIONS
The Halt Railway Stations provided at Adichunchangiri (ACCI), Siddapura (SIDP), Palahalli (PLHL), Doddanatta (DTT), Gannaghatta (GJT), Gottihalli (GKV) and Gidnahalli (GDH) are closed temporarily for a period of three months with effect from 07.10.2018.
Consequent to the temporary closure of above Stations the stoppages provided for Train No.56215 Yesvantpur - Mysuru Passenger at Adichunchanagiri and Siddapura, for Train No. 76551 KSR Bengaluru - Kolar Passenger at Doddanatta, Jannaghatta and Gidnahalli and for Train No. 76525 Channapatna - Kolar Passenger at Doddanatta, Gottihalli, Jannaghatta and Giddanahalli is eliminated temporarily for a period of 3 months with effect from 07.10.2018.
Chief Public Relations Officer