Udhagamandalam, Jan 29 (PTI) A big tree fell across the railway track near Lovedale leading to cancellation of Conoor-Udhagamandalam trains today, railway sources said. Also Read - Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s Birth Anniversary: Famous Poems Penned by Former Prime Minister
Vehicular traffic was also affected as the one end of tree was lying across Manjoor road. Also Read - Details of Prime Minister's Flights Cannot be Disclosed as it Relates to His Security Apparatus: IAF
The tree fell on the track near Lovedale, about eight kms from here around 2 am, leading to the cancellation of three trains till two PM from Coonoor. Also Read - UK PM Boris Johnson Offers Days Off From Lockdown To Form 'Christmas Bubble'
Fire and rescue personnel and PWD officials were engaged in removing the tree.
The rail and road traffic was expected to resume around six PM, they said.
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