Staff Reporter

MADURAI: In order to clear the extra rush of passengers in connection with the Pongal festival, the Southern Railway will operate special trains on the Madurai-Pollachi route.

The Madurai-Pollachi passenger special will leave Madurai at 10 p.m. on January 13 and reach Pollachi at 2.30 a.m. In the return direction, the train will leave Pollachi at 7 p.m. on January 16 and arrive Madurai at 11.30 p.m. The above trains will have stoppages at Sholavandan, Kodaikkanal Road, Ambaturai, Dindigul, Oddanchatiram, Palani, Maivadi Road and Udumalpettai, according to a press release.

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