Salem division invites the traders/manufacturers etc to move their goods to their destination 

In the wake of Covid-19,Southern Railway offers its unhindered services for nationwide transportation of essential commodities like foodgrains,  coal for powerhouses etc through  wagons. 

Now with special reference to movemenrt of medicines, medical equipments, masks etc railway parcel vans are available for the only mass quick transportation across the nation for the needy customers including State governments. 

To start with, such aggregated parcel vans trains are ready to be run :
1. Coimbatore-Patel Nagar (Delhi region) - Coimbatore. 
2. Coimbatore - Rajkot- Coimbatore. 
3. Coimbatore - Jaipur- Coimbatore.
4. Salem - Batinda .

Shri Harikrishnan Senior Divisional commercial manager Salem further informed that Interested parties may approach the Railway Parcel Offices for registration or may call Concerned Commercial inspector of region Coimbatore 9003956955, Tiruppur 9600956238, Erode 9600956231, Salem 9003956957, Nammakkal and Chinnasalem 9003956956, Karur 8056256965. An exclusive  inspector is deployed at Salem division  Shri E. Muthu Kumar chief commercial inspector freight marketing 9003956931

The services will be run as per extant rules and on payment of parcel/freight charges. 

It may please be noted a minimum of 15 parcel vans needs to be aggregated in groups /individualy to run the said services (each VP capacity is 23 tonnes). 

Apart from the above, any other Origin - Destination points are also welcome for inquiry and  registration. 

The Industrial houses, companies, any interested groups, organizations, individuals are requested to avail of the rail services of Southern Railway