Mysuru, December 12:- There was a minor mishap involving Chamundi Express near Pandavapura of Mandya district here on Tuesday.
The train which left Mysuru railway station at 6:10 am was near Pandavapura when four coaches got detached from the train. Fortunately, there were no casualties were moving slowly. Technicians rushed to the spot immediately and did the repair and the train moved to Bengaluru. (MR/KS).
The long awaited project of doubling the Bengaluru-Mysuru railway line will be complete with the Commissioner of Railway Safety (CRS) on Saturday scheduled to inspect a crucial stretch of the second line, which is likely to be operational within the next two weeks.
South Western Railway (SWR) officials said all the necessary files were sent to CRS, K A Manoharan. The inspection was originally scheduled for October 28 but was postponed due to the arrival of the Railway Board Chairman. “Once sanction is accorded for running of passenger trains on this stretch, the line will be commissioned,” SWR Public Relatons Officer E Vijaya said.
Speed up will not be possible more than 10 minutes