Vande Bharat Express successfully completes trial run from Thiruvananthapuram to Kannur


The Indian Railway successfully completed the trial run of Kerala’s first Vande Bharat Express from Thiruvananthapuram to Kannur on Monday.
The trial run started from Thiruvananthapuram railway station at 5:10 am and reached Kannur at 12:30 pm. Meanwhile, top officials of the Thiruvananthapuram division and engineering department authorities joined the journey to Kannur.
On April 14, Union Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Vishukaineettam” (gift) this year is the Vande Bharat train service for Kerala.