Thiruvananthapuram: Some popular long-distance trains passing through Kottayam will be diverted along the Alappuzha route on Wednesday.
The trains are:
• No: 17230 Secunderabad-Thiruvananthapuram Central Sabari Express
• No: 16649 Mangaluru Central-Nagercoil Parasuram Express
• No: 16382 Kanyakumari-Pune Express
• No: 12625 Thiruvananthapuram-New Delhi Kerala Superfast Express.
On the Alappuzha route, these trains will have stops at Ernakulam Junction, Cherthala, Alappuzha, Ambalappuzha and Haripad.
According to a press release from the Railways, the diversion was announced in view of the maintenance work on a railway over-bridge on the Kottayam-Ettumanur track.