Southern Railways will run special trains to Thiruvannamalai for Karthigai Deepam 2011 from Chennai Central in December 2011. To clear the extra rush of passengers during Karthigai Dheepam festival, the Railways has decided for special trains. It is to note that Karthigai Deepam 2011 date is December 8.
T.No.06013 Chennai Central – Tiruvannamalai Special will leave Chennai Central at 12.10 hrs on 7th & 8th December 2011 and arrive Tiruvannamalai at 17.00 hrs the same day.
T.No.06014 Tiruvannamalai – Chennai Central Special will leave Tiruvannamalai at 20.30 hrs on 7th & 8th December 2011 and arrive Chennai Central at 02.15 hrs the next day.
The composition of the trains will be 8 General Second Class and 2 luggage-cum-brake van coaches. The trains will stop at Perambur, Tiruvallur, Arakkonam, Sholingur, Walajah Road, Mukundarayapuram, Katpadi, Vellore Cantt., Kaniyambadi, Kannamangalam, Arni Road, Polur, Agaram and Turinjapuram.