Kollam-Chengotta railway track bends due to heat
Thenmala: It is suspected that buckling has occured on the Kollam-Chengotta railway track due to the extreme heat. The bend was detected on the track in 13 Kannara bridge at Kazhuthurutty.
The staff repaired it by spreading metals over the track as a temporary arrangement for trains to pass. The railway authorities will conduct a detailed inspection on the track on Thursday.
The Kollam-Chengotta railway line connects Kollam junction in Kerala and Sengottai in Tamil Nadu.