Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd. (KRCL) will facilitate operation of four pairs of trains on electric traction with effect from September 20.
The trains are:
Train No. 12617 Ernakulam-Hazrath Nizamuddin Mangala Lakshadweep Express & Train No. 12618, Hazrath Nizamuddin-Ernakulam Mangala Lakshadweep Express (September 23);
Train No. 16346 Thiruvananthapuram-Mumbai LTT Netravathi Express & Train No. 16345, Mumbai LTT-Thiruvananthapuram Netravathi Express (September 22);
Train No. 12202 Kochuveli-Mumbai LTT Express (September 22) & Train No. 12201 Mumbai LTT-Kochuveli Express (September 23).
These trains would run on electric traction (electric locomotive) from end-to-end.