Cyclone Laila disrupts train movements on north-south route

Cyclonic storm Laila has disrupted movement of trains on the north-south route passing through Nagpur with a number of trains running late by upto 30 hours.

Last Updated: May 21, 2010, 18:24 PM IST

Nagpur: Cyclonic storm Laila has
disrupted movement of trains on the north-south route passing
through Nagpur with a number of trains running late by upto 30
hours.

Thiruvananathpuram-Gorakhpur Rapti Sagar Express
scheduled to depart Nagpur yesterday at 4:45 pm was running 30
hours late while Thiruvananthpuram-New Delhi Kerala Express
which was to leave at 8:20 pm last night was 23 hours behind
schedule.
Kanyakumari-Nizamuddin Express scheduled to depart at 2
am was 13 hours late, Chennai-Jammu Tawi Anandman Express
scheduled to depart at 2:35 am was running 17 hours late,
Chennai-Chandigarh Dehradoon Express schedule to depart at
3:40 am was 15 hours late, Gorakhpur-Thiruvananthpuram Rapti
Sagar scheduled to depart at 4:10 am was four hours late.
Similarly, Rameshwaram-Varanasi Benaras Express scheduled
to depart at 8:20 am was 12 hours late and Chennai-New Delhi
Tamil Nadu Express scheduled to depart at 2:10 pm today was
also late, a release from Nagpur division of Central Railway
said.

PTI