Alert Loco Pilots Averts Train
Mr.Gafoor Ahmed Shariff and Mr.D.Santosh,Loco Pilot &
Asst.Loco Pilot stopped the
train by applying emergency
brake & informed about the
shrinkage in the track to
Karuvalli station and also
to power Control office at
They were manning the train number 17236 Nagerkoil-Bangalore City express.
They noticed the track shrinkage at 06.40 hrs on 23.09.2014.Their alertness
averted the Train accident.
Mr.Anil kumar,Divisional Railway Manager sanctioned an award of Rs.2000/-
to Mr.Gafoor Ahmed shariff and Mr.D.Santosh in recognition of their timely