As of date, Southern Railway has delivered a total of 4085.55 MT of LMO for Tamil Nadu through 58 Oxygen Express trains since 14th May 2021 when the first loaded oxygen express arrived.
57th Oxygen Express loaded at Jindal Steel Siding, Dolvi (Maharashtra) for Chennai Harbour with 4 containers carrying 82.17 MT of LMO arrived at the destination at 20:20 hours of 09-06-2021.
58th Oxygen Express loaded at Durgapur for Chennai Harbour with 121.43 MT of oxygen in 6 containers arrived at the destination at 02:25 hours today (10-06-2021).
Station wise break-up of Cumulative quantity of LMO delivered:
As of date, Inland Container Depot, Tondiarpet handled 27 loaded Oxygen Express rakes carrying 1884.25 MT of LMO.
One rake each was delivered to Tondiarpet Goods Yard (30.5MT), Tiruvallur (31.4MT), ,Vadipatti (79.31 MT) and Irugur Siding (80.69 MT).
Milavattan (143.96 MT) handled two rakes and Tiruchchirappalli Goods Yard (242.88 MT) handled three rakes. Kudalnagar received four rakes with 276.94 MT while Madukkarai near Coimbatore received seven Oxygen Express carrying a total of 333.02 MT of LMO. Chennai Harbour handled eleven rakes delivering 982.6 MT of LMO.
As for further Oxygen Express trains, five more loaded rakes for Tamil Nadu carrying 488.56 MT of LMO, are in transit.
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.