Taking into account the festival rush, Southern Railway has announced the temporary augmentation of three trains. Train number 17230 Hyderabad –Thiruvanathapuram Sabari Express will have an added first AC coach from October 21 to November 23.
Train number 17229 Thiruvananthapuram–Hyderabad Sabari Express from October 23 to November 17 will also have an additional first AC coach.
One AC three-tier coach will be added to train number 17652 Kacheguda–Chennai Egmore Express from October 21 to November 15 and train number 17651 Chennai Egmore–Kacheguda Express from October 24 to November 18. Similarly, train number 17643 Chennai Egmore–Kakinada Port Circar Express and train number 17644 Kakinada Port –Chennai Egmore Circar Express from October 23 to November 17 will have an additional AC three-tier coach from October 22 to November 16.
An AC three-tier coach will be permanently added to two trains: number 12432 Nizamuddin–Thiruvananthapuram Rajdhani Express from November 24; number 12431 Thiruvanthapuram–Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express from November 26; number 12434 Nizamuddin–Chennai Central Rajdhani Express from November 20 and number 12433 Chennai Central–Nizamuddin Rajdhani Express from November 22.
One second-class sleeper coach will be added to train number 12484 Amritsar–Kochuveli Weekly Express from December 1 and train number 12483 Kochuveli–Amritsar Weekly Express from December 4, a press release said.