CHENNAI: Five flights from Chennai to Kolkata were cancelled on Monday owing to cyclonic weather conditions prevailing over the coastal regions of West Bengal.
Airport sources said three flights were cancelled on Monday, which included IC 766, whose scheduled departure time is 5 p.m; Jet 9W843 at 2.25 p.m. and Kingfisher 3625 at 5.55 p.m. Two other flights of Spicejet and Indigo were also cancelled, the sources added.
Due to inclement weather in Kolkata, train number 2841 Howrah-Chennai Central, Coromandel Express, scheduled to arrive at 5.15 p.m. on Tuesday, has been cancelled. Its pairing train, 2840 Chennai Central-Howrah, Howrah Mail, scheduled to depart on Tuesday at 11.35 p.m., has also been cancelled. — Special Correspondent