MP demands Bangalore-Udupi train


The Hindu

Write Comment     |     E-Mail To a Friend     |     Facebook     |     Twitter     |     Print


 

MANGALORE: Mangalore MP Nalin Kumar Kateel has demanded a night train from Bangalore to Udupi.

Mr. Kateel told presspersons here on Saturday that Minister of State for Railways E. Ahmed had assured him that Mangalore would get an additional train. This would be in lieu of the existing night train from Bangalore extended to Kannur in Kerala.

Mr. Kateel had demanded that the new train should run up to Udupi. He said Minister of State for Railways K.H. Muniyappa was keen on running a train up to Udupi so that commuters travelling to Kollur would benefit.

Mr. Kateel did not favour splitting the existing night train at Mangalore, to run some coaches to Karwar and the rest to Kannur.

He said Udupi-Chikmagalur and Kanara MPs, had demanded a train up to Karwar. However, the Railways rejected the proposal saying the train, if introduced, would have to leave Karwar at an odd time — around 3 p.m. — to reach Bangalore early morning. When confronted with the Railways’ stand that more passenger trains could not be operated as the track in the Ghat section had its limitations, Mr. Kateel said the Railways was running many goods trains on the route. The Railways being a service provider should have concern for commuters, Mr. Kateel said. He said Mr. Ahmed had promised to run the day train from Yeshwanthpur to Mangalore every day.

Write your Comments on this Article
Your Name
Native Place / Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment   You have characters left.
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above
    
Disclaimer: Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. Kemmannu.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.
Please note that under 66A of the IT Act, sending offensive or menacing messages through electronic communication service and sending false messages to cheat, mislead or deceive people or to cause annoyance to them is punishable. It is obligatory on kemmannu.com to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request. Hence, sending offensive comments using kemmannu.com will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will Kemmannu.com be held responsible.
Similarly, Kemmannu.com reserves the right to edit / block / delete the messages without notice any content received from readers.




Watch Full Video:Inauguration Udupi of Diocese
View More

Udupi BasketUdupi Basket
Veez Konkani Issue # 129Veez Konkani Issue # 129
Contact for Masks, Sanitizers, PPE kits and More..Contact for Masks,  Sanitizers, PPE kits and More..
LIVE STREAM OF MASSES - Holy week schedule from Abu DhabiLIVE STREAM OF MASSES - Holy week schedule from Abu Dhabi
Our ABBA will never be forgotten - A TributeOur ABBA will never be forgotten - A Tribute
Hotte Thumba Tiffin Services at Kallianpura, Santhekatte and Kemmannu.Hotte Thumba Tiffin Services at  Kallianpura, Santhekatte and Kemmannu.
Smparka Feb 2020Smparka Feb 2020
Choice Furniture vast household showroom opens at Santhekatte, KallianpurChoice Furniture vast household showroom opens at Santhekatte, Kallianpur
Focus Studio, Near Hotel Kidiyoor, UdupiFocus Studio, Near Hotel Kidiyoor, Udupi
Canara Beach Restaurant, Hoode/Bengre, Udupi.Canara Beach Restaurant, Hoode/Bengre, Udupi.
Delite Catering, SanthekatteDelite Catering, Santhekatte
Welcome to Thonse Naturecure HospitalWelcome to Thonse Naturecure Hospital
Kemmannu Platinum Jubilee Souvenir – Amruth KaanikKemmannu Platinum Jubilee Souvenir – Amruth Kaanik
St. Alphonsa of India
Kemmann.com Face Book

Click here for Kemmannu Knn Facebook Link

Sponsored Albums