Heavy rain: All passenger trains in TVM division cancelled
Thiruvananthapuram: All passenger trains coming under Thiruvananthapuram Division were cancelled due to unabated rain. Landslip occurred on the railway track on Piravom-Vaikom route. Following this, all passenger trains on Ernakulam-Kayamkulam route were cancelled.
Railway authorities informed that Venad Express will be diverted via Ernakulam North and long distance trains will be delayed for many hours. Jan Shatabdi Express (12076) was temporarily held up at Ernakulam junction.
The time of Bengaluru-Intercity (12678) starting from Ernakulam was delayed. Mangala Express (12617) will start by 1 pm only.