Loco derails at Visakhapatnam yard; disrupts services

By Author  |   AP Bureau  |  Published: 13th Jul 2019  7:56 pm

Visakhapatnam: Four passenger trains were cancelled and several train services disrupted due to derailment of Loco in the yard of Visakhapatnam railway station on Saturday.

The passenger trains from Visakhapatnam to Brahmapur, Rayagada, Durg and Palasa were cancelled on the day. Besides, many trains arriving at Duvvada were short-terminated at Duvvada which include the  Tirupati-Visakhapatnam Double Decker express, the LTT- Visakhapatnam express, the Cudappah-Visakhapatnam Tirumala express, and the Vijayawada-Visakhapatnam Ratnachal express.

The Digha-Visakhapatnam express arriving Simhachalm North on the day was short terminated at Simhachalam North and the Koraput-Visakhapatnam express short terminated at Pendurthi and run as the train No 22820 Visakhapatnam-Bhubaneswar intercity express from Pendurthi to Bhubaneswar instead of Visakhapatnam.