It is that time of the year when thousands of people visit the Ayyappa Temple. Thus, South Central Railway has announced special trains from the parts of Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Telengana for Sabarimala pilgrimage.


These trains will be operating from places like Kakinada, Narsapur, Machilipatnam, Secunderabad, Sirpurkhagaznagar, Karimnagar, Adilabad, Akola and Aurangabad to Kollam in Kerala. Return trains have also been announced from Kollam as well.


These special trains are going to run till January 14, 2017. The devotees can book the tickets for these special trains on the Indian Railways official website.


This will help in managing the rush that Indian Railway were expecting.