KERALA

Minister's assurance

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM Aug. 10. The Union Minister for Railways, Nithish Kumar, has agreed to look into the demand to run special trains to Kerala from major towns in the country during the Onam season, V.S.Sivakumar, MP, has said in a statement here.

Mr. Sivakumar said he had requested the Union Minister to run special trains on September 4, 5, 6, 11 and 12 to clear the heavy rush of passengers during the season.