Hence, the Railways decided to cancel the weekend services, he added.
J Suresh, who saw danger in the form of a few pieces of rock, was quick in his response and applied emergency trail brakes, thereby saving the lives of more than 1,500 passengers.
Nagercoil-Mangaluru Parasuram express, Nagercoil-Mangaluru Eranadu express and Guruvayur-Punalur express are some of the trains considered for operation.
Reservations for the nine special trains will be opened at 8 am on December 2nd. The special trains will be operated until further advice, said a statement from railways.
After two years Southern Railways has begun the renovation of Central station. The exterior walls of the century-old main building is a combination of Gothic and Romanesque style architecture.