The Kanyakumari and Tirunelveli Districts Residents’ Association of Bangalore has appealed to the railways for running of Train No 17235-17236 Bangalore — Nagercoil — Bangalore train service that was announced in the budget.
A press release from vice president Jeyapaul said that many from the State are living in Bangalore and working in the Information Technology industry.
A regular train service from Bangalore through Hosur, Salem and Madurai was the demand of the people for the past 15 years.
The railways have announced that reservation for the Bangalore — Nagercoil Weekly train would be stopped on January 23 while reservation for the Nagercoil — Bangalore Weekly train would be stopped on January 25.
The railways have announced that these trains would be cancelled and a daily train would be operated instead.
Hence, they demanded that the trains announced in the budget be run immediately.