Southern Railway will run special trains from Coimbatore and Tirupur to Melmaruvathur in connection with Adi Pooram festival:
Coimbatore – Melmaruvathur Specials (Via Vriddhachalam, Salem and Erode): Train no ML 01 will leave Coimbatore at 11.30 p.m. on August 9 and reach Melmaruvathur at 9 a.m., the next day. In the return direction train no ML-02 will Melmaruvathur at 8.40 p.m. on August 12 and reach Coimbatore at 3.45 a.m. the next day.
Tiruppur – Melmaruvathur Specials: Train no ML-03 will leave Tiruppur at 4.30 p.m. on August 9 and arrive Melmaruvathur at 3 a.m., the next day. In the return direction train no ML-4 will leave Melmaruvathur at 10.30 p.m. on August 12 and reach Tiruppur at 6.30 a.m., the next day.
Reservation is available for these special trains, according to a Southern Railway press release.