Rail traffic disrupted between Bangalore, Mangalore

Posted: 08/07/2012 04:54 PM IST

Landslides took place in Karnataka, which affected the rail traffic. Following these landslips, the trains shuttling between the state capital Bangalore and Mangalore were cancelled on Tuesday. In a press release by the South  Railway, it was mentioned that the landslides took place between Yedekumeri and Shrivagilu stations in Mysore division.

The trains cancelled by the railway include Kannur-Yashvantpur-Kannur Express with train numbers 16518 and 16517. The two and fro train moves via Mangalore Central. Another  train, which touches Mangalore Junction was Karwar-Yeshvantpur Express with train number 16516. Even this train was cancelled. There was no information from the railway authorities whether train services would resume or not on Wednesday.

(AW Phani)

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