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Raghavendra wants weekly train services to Chennai, Renigunta to run twice a week


B.Y. Raghavendra, MP, and other dignitaries flagging off the newly introduced Shivamogga-Chennai train in Shivamogga on Sunday. | Photo Credit: Special arrangement

B.Y. Raghavendra, MP for Shivamogga, has requested the Ministry of Railways to convert the weekly train services from Shivamogga to Chennai and Renigunta into bi-weekly services.

He was speaking after flagging-off the newly introduced services at a programme here on Sunday.

Mr. Raghavendra said that as many pilgrims from Malnad region visit Tirupati, the direct service to Renigunta will benefit them.

However, at present, both the trains reach Chennai and Renigunta and depart from there on the ...


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