Monday, December 21, 2015
Train services between Visakhapatnam and Kolkata was hit following a goods train on the Chennai-Howarah line was derailed near Cheepurupalli in Viziangaram district. Eight bogies of the vacant goods train derailed. The train was on its way to Khurda Road derailed at 11pm. Trains suspended.
The movement of six trains including Howrah-Chennai Mail, Shalimar-Trivandrum Express and Bhubaneswar-Visakhapatnam Intercity Express.
Short terminated trains:
Train No 18411 Bhubaneswar-Visakhapatnam Intercity express leaving Bhubaneswar on 21.12.2015 is short terminated at Srikakulam Road and will be run as 18412 Visakhapatnam-Bhubaneswar intercity from Srikakulam Road.
Train No 58525 Palasa-Visakhapatnam passenger leaving Palasa on 21.12.2015 is short terminated at Srikakulam Road.
Train No 58505 Gunupur-Visakhapatnam Passenger leaving Gunupur on 21.12.2015 is short terminated at Naupada.
Cancellation of trains
The train No 67293 Palasa-Visakhapatnam MEMU leaving Palasa on 21.12.2015 and the train No. 67296 Visakhapatnam-Rajahmundry MEMU leaving Visakhapatnam on 21.12.2015 is cancelled.
Diversion of trains:
The Train No. 18495 Rameswaram-Bhubaneswar Express reaching Bhubaneswar on 21.12.2015 is diverted to run via Rayagada, Titlagarh, Angul, and Bhubaneswar. Train No. 12840 Chennai Central-Howrah Mail express passing Visakhapatnam on 21.12.2015 is diverted to run via Rayagada, Titlagarh, Sambalpur, Jharsuguda and Kharagpur.