Southern railway made an nnounced on on 13/11/13 that the trains’ starts from Trichy, Madurai and Tirunelveli would temporarily stop at Melmaruvathur station for two minutes on occasion of thaipusam (Thai Poosam) festival and sabari malai Irumudi .
The hindu peoples across tamilnadu are worshiping Melmaruvathur marriamman temple on occasion of all hindu religious festivals. The sabari malai Irumudi worshiping person would first go to Melmaruvathur marriamman temple and then go to sabari malai. The temporary train stopping announcement make the peoples and worshipers very happy.
The list of trains would stops at Melmaruvathur station will be updated soon with the exact date.