A Joint Meeting held, at the Mannargudi MLA office on last friday regarding opening ceremoney of mannargudi railway station, also attended by TR Balu MP, other party members and locales.
During the meeting it was assured by Mr Balu that Mannai express will be operational by this month end, opening ceremony will be done by calling some central railway minister named Dinesh Trivedi, also informed detailed train timings of Mannai Express !!! train from Mannargudi leave at 9.00pm and reaches chennai at 5.55 am, similarly a train will start from Chennai at 09.15 pm and reaches mannai at 6.35 am, authenticated news in this regard is expected shortly from railway announcement.
In an news clipping on DD on 18th september, it was informed Mannargudi railway station opening ceremony will be held on 27th sep 2011 at 4 pm, inauguration by Central railway minister Dinesh Trivedi.
This Diwali people can travel to Mannargudi by Train.