KOLLAM: More train services will be made available from Kollam station once the construction of the pit-line is completed.
Several train services have been extended to Kollam station for the ease of the passengers here, said N K Premachandran, MP.
The announcement was made after a high-level meeting with the general manager and senior officials of the Southern Railway on Sunday.
The Railway Board has approved a proposal to run the Ernakulam-Velankanni special train twice a week regularly, the MP said.
Based on the request made by the MP to arrange a morning train service till Kollam from Thiruvananthapuram, the board has extended the service of Nagercoil-Thiruvananthapuram Passenger train which arrives at the capital around 8.30 am to Kollam.