Nearly 5900 MT of LMO in 315 containers/tankers delivered for Tamil Nadu through 78 Oxygen Express trains
513.72 MT of LMO in 27 containers/tankers delivered for Kerala through 4 Oxygen Express trains
As on date Southern Railway has delivered a total of 6410.07 MT of LMO for Tamil Nadu and Kerala through 82 Oxygen Express trains since 14th May 2021 when the first loaded oxygen express arrived.
77th Oxygen Express loaded at Rourkela (Odisha) for Inland Container Depot, Tondiarpet with 4 containers carrying 74.43 MT of LMO arrived at the destination at 06:20 hours of 21-06-2021.
78th Oxygen Express loaded at Rourkela for Tiruchchirappalli Goods with 4 containers carrying 76.06 MT of LMO arrived at the destination at 16:25 hours of 21-06-2021.
With this total oxygen delivered for Tamilnadu –5896.35 MT.
Station wise break-up of Cumulative quantity of LMO delivered:
As of date, Inland Container Depot, Tondiarpet handled 34 loaded Oxygen Express rakes carrying 2514.76 MT of LMO. Chennai Harbour handled sixteen rakes delivering 1481.76 MT of LMO.
Madukkarai near Coimbatore handled seven Oxygen Express carrying a total of 333.02 MT of LMO.
Tiruchchirappalli Goods Yard (523.8 MT) handled six rakes. Kudalnagar (276.94 MT) and Irugur Container Siding (313.38 MT)received four rakes.
Two rakes each were handled at Milavattan (143.96 MT) and) and Salem Container Depot (167.52 MT).One rake each was delivered to Tondiarpet Goods Yard (30.5MT), Tiruvallur (31.4 MT) and Vadipatti (79.31 MT).
As for further Oxygen Express trains for Tamil Nadu, one loaded rake from Rourkela with 6 containers carrying 114.03 MT of LMO, is in transit.
Containers/tankers delivered & Empty rakes run
As of date, 342 containers/tankers carrying LMO were delivered of which 315 containers/tankers were delivered tovarious Tamil Nadu destinations.27 containers/tankers delivered for Kerala were offloaded at Vallarpadam Container Terminal.
Oxygen Express for Kerala
So far, four oxygen Express trains delivered 513.72 MT of Oxygen to Kerala. All the three rakes were offloaded at Vallarpadam Container Terminal, Kochi. The fourth rake with 7 containers carrying 133.72 MT of LMO arrived at Vallarpadam on 01-06-2021.