TAMIL NADU

Coimbatore Chamber welcomes creation of separate railway division

Staff Reporter

COIMBATORE: The Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Coimbatore, has welcomed the ongoing works for formation of a new railway division in Salem.

In a release, the chamber president, D. Balasundaram, said this measure would pave the way for creation of better infrastructure and other amenities for passengers in Coimbatore Railway area, as well as trade in the region.

"We hope work for formation of this division will be over soon and the division will start functioning as scheduled, since an officer on special duty for this division has been appointed," he said. The chamber also suggested inclusion of Podanur, Mettupalayam and Udhagamandalam under the new division, so that people in these areas would also benefit from the new facility.

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