New Railway Station to come up at Elavally on Punkunnam-Guruvayur section

Elavally (ELV), Thiruvananthapuram Division, SR:  Divisional Railway Manager Rajesh Agrawal has said the proposal for a new railway station at Elavally in Punkunnam-Guruvayur section is being prepared by the Railways and is under finalisation.

Addressing the Divisional Railway User’s Consultative Committee (DRUCC) meeting at the divisional office here on Thursday,

Mr. Agrawal said work for the two lifts in Thiruvananthapuram central had been awarded and engineering work had already commenced.

Suburban trains

On the suburban train services, the DRM said the Mumbai Rail Vikas Corporation was conducting the study and the feasibility report was yet to be submitted.

To redress the parking problem at Kollam railway station, he said the feasibility of setting up a multi-level parking area would be examined.