Over 20 trains failed to go away KSR railway station on time, whereas trains coming to Bengaluru from different locations have been operating late by a number of hours

Over 20 trains failed to go away KSR railway station on time, whereas trains coming to Bengaluru from different locations have been operating late by a number of hours

A whole lot of practice passengers have been stranded at Krantiveer Sangoli Rayanna railway station and different stations in Bengaluru as greater than 20 trains couldn’t run as scheduled on March 9 morning resulting from energy provide disruption. A number of trains coming to Bengaluru from different locations have been additionally stopped and it took hours to achieve Yesvantpur, KSR Bengaluru, Cantonment and different stations.

South Western Railway (SWR) officers attributed the facility provide disruption to a hen, which acquired entangled in an overhead energy cable at round 5.10 am, leading to grounding of an electrical change.

On March 9, 2022, a hen acquired caught in an overhead energy cable at KSR railway station in Bengaluru, leading to grounding of {an electrical} change, disrupting railway companies. picture credit score: The Hindu

Anish Hegde, chief public relations officer of SWR, mentioned, “The facility provide failed on the KSR Bengaluru-Yelahanka line, ensuing within the suspension of round 20 trains plying on long-distance routes.”

The detained trains embrace Bengaluru-Chennai Shatabdi Categorical (practice quantity 12028) and Lalbagh Categorical (12608).

‘Practice operating late by 4 hours’

Workplace-goers utilizing practice companies on the Bengaluru-Mysore and Bengaluru-Whitefield traces have been inconvenienced. A number of passengers vented their anger on social media demanding an applicable response from the SWR.

“Mysore Tremendous-Quick Categorical is 12785 practice or Belgadi? It was greater than three hours late and nonetheless stayed at Yelahanka station. Why are you losing folks’s time?” mentioned a commuter on Twitter.

One other passenger, Srikanth Tumma, mentioned that his practice from Kacheguda to Mysore was operating late by 4 hours and was halted at Yelahanka.

In a Twitter publish, Sunil Patra mentioned that the practice he was touring in had stopped for an hour at every station after coming into Bengaluru. Ravi S, who traveled from Karwar to Bengaluru, mentioned the practice halted outdoors Bengaluru for over an hour.

“What is the level of paying for a premium ticket in Rajdhani Categorical if it will get delayed by greater than two hours.” requested one other passenger on twitter.

Mr Hegde mentioned that SWR managed to revive energy provide by 8 am “On some routes, we operated diesel locomotives. Practice companies on the Bengaluru-Mysuru and Bengaluru-Jolarpettai routes have been restored until 9 am, however not on the Bengaluru-Dharmavaram line.



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