Mohan Jayasurya (18), hailing from Thingalpayalayam in Rasipuram, fell under a running train at Morappur Railway Station here on Saturday.He, along with his mother Kalaiselvi, was on way to Chennai to attend the medical college admission counselling.When the Salem-Chennai Intercity Express stopped at Morappur station, he got down from the general compartment to meet his friend Kavi Shankar.They couldn’t get into the train when it started moving. Jayasurya missed the footboard and fell under the running train. The passengers pulled the chain and the train came to a halt a few kilometres from the station.
Revive Dharmapuri-Morappur Rail Link: Anbumani *NEW INDIAN EXPRESS*
CHENNAI: PMK scion Anbumani Ramadoss met Southern Railway General Manager Rakesh Mishra on Tuesday to set the ball rolling on a plea for the revival of the now-defunct rail link between Morappur and Dharmapuri, and sought his intervention over stoppages of certain trains at Morappur and Bommidi stations. He announced that he would soon meet Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda and Railway Board Chairman Arunendra Kumar about railway projects for Dharmapuri and Tamil Nadu.
Anbumani presented letters to the Southern Railway GM, recalling that a
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