Southern Railway earns ₹1.18 cr from special parcel service in 15 daysLogYcode
During the lockout time, Southern Railway gained 1.18 crore in 15 days by operating special parcel trains. A total of 2.150 tons of goods were shipped from April 1 to 15, including pharmaceutical items, surgical devices, nutritional items, masks, and hand sanitizers, an SR press release said.
SR defined big routes for Parcel Cargo Express trains operating on the timetable. There are actually round trip regular services for Package Specials in these areas: Dr. MGR Chennai Central – Coimbatore – Dr. MGR Chennai Central; Thiruvananthapuram – Kozhikode – Thiruvananthapuram; Chennai Egmore – Nagercoil – Chennai Egmore; Dr. MGR Chennai Central – New Delhi – Dr. MGR Chennai Central; and Mumbai – Chennai Central.