Tamil Nadu: Train services between Coonoor and Mettupalayam cancelled

The NMR service was cancelled between Mettupalayam and Coonoor for the last two days with landslips.

Published: 03rd December 2017 02:30 PM  |   Last Updated: 03rd December 2017 03:49 PM   |  A+A-

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COIMBATORE: The services of Nilgiris Mountain Rail were cancelled for the third day today, following landslips on the track near Hillgrove station following incessant rains for the last five days.

The NMR service was cancelled between Mettupalayam and Coonoor for the last two days with landslips and trees falling on tracks at various places.

In view of a fresh landslip at Hillgrove, the services were cancelled today, officials said.

However, train services between Coonoor and Udhagamandalam (Ooty) will run as usual,they said.

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