SOUTH WESTERN RAILWAY
Press Release No. 107 Dt. 07.09.2018
CONVERSION OF TRAINS TO MEMU
Following trains are converted from conventional to 12 car MEMU (Main Line Electrical Multiple Unit) with revision of trains numbers: -
1.Train No.16521/16522 Bangarpet - KSR Bengaluru - Bangarpet Express will run as Train No.16521/16522 Bangarpet - KSR Bengaluru - Bangarpet MEMU Express with effect from 08.09.2018.
2.Train No.56509/56510 Marikuppam - KSR Bengaluru - Marikuppam Passenger will run as Train No.66545/66546 KSR Bengaluru - Marikuppam - KSR Bengaluru MEMU with effect from 09.09.2018.
3.Train No.56505/56506 Bangarpet - Marikuppam - Bangarpet Passenger will run as 66547/66548 Bangarpet - Marikuppam - Bangarpet MEMU with effect from 09.09.2018.
4.Train No.16519/16520 Jolarpettai - KSR Bengaluru - Jolarpettai Express will run as Train No.16519/16520 Jolarpettai - KSR Bengaluru - Jolarpettai MEMU Express with effect from 09.09.2018 from KSR Bengaluru and from 10.09.2018 from Jolarpettai.
The composition of the above MEMUs will be 3 Motor Cars and 9 Trailing cars (Total: 12 Cars).
There will be no change in timings and stoppages.
It was notified for conversion of Train Nos.56510/56509, 56506/56505, 16520/16519 from conventional to 8 car MEMU with effect from 25.07.2018 and later the conversion was postponed until further advise. Now it is decided to convert these trains along with Train No.16522/16521 from conventional to 12 Car MEMU.
Chief Public Relations Officer
South Western railway, Hubballi