Tiruchi railways transports 23 tonnes of food grains in a week2020-07-24 | Logistics
Railways has started playing a major role in ensuring transportation of food grains from the delta region to various districts in Tamil Nadu in the midst of the ongoing lock down. From March 22 to 31, tiruchi railway division transported 23,538.2 tonnes of rice and paddy from central Tamil Nadu to various places across the state. Apart from transportation of food grains, the division also transported coal to most major power plants in Puduchattiram and Mettur. Apart from this, 41,546.4 tonnes of lignite were transported from Vadalur to TAQA Neyveli Power Company.