Southern Railways cancel 19 trains

The Southern Railway today announced the cancellation of 19 express trains in view of the protests held across the state over jallikattu issue.

According to the press release, the cancelled trains include Chennai Egmore-Tiruchendur Chendur Express, Chennai Egmore-Kanyakumari Express, Chennai Egmore-Rameswaram Sethu Express, Chennai Egmore-Tuticorin Pearl City Express, Chennai Egmore-Thiruvananthapuram Central Ananthapuri Express, Chennai Egmore-Sengottai Podhigai Express, Chennai Egmore-Madurai Pandian Express, Sengottai-Chennai Egmore Podhigai Express, Kanyakumari-Chennai Egmore Express, Thiruvananthapuram Central-Chennai Egmore Ananthapuri Express, Manamadurai-Chennai Egmore Silambu Express and Nagercoil-Chennai Central Express

PTI