SCR to run 132 Sabarimala Special trains from today
Hyderabad: South Central Railway (SCR) today said it will run 132 Sabarimala special trains from Hyderabad and other places to clear the extra rush of passengers and pilgrims heading to the pilgrimage in Kerala.
Apart from Hyderabad the special trains will be run from Nizamabad, Kakinada Town, Narsapur, Vijayawada, Machilipatnam, Sirpurkagaznagar, Karimnagar, Aurangabad, Akola, Adilabad to Kollam and back from December 5, 2014 to January 14, 2015.
Advance Reservations for these special trains will commence from 0800 hrs from today, according to a release.
Sabrmala is the largest annual pilgrimage in the world with an estimated 50 million devotees visiting every year.