Hyderabad: People heading to Sri Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam have something to cheer about. The South Central Railway (SCR) has decided to provide additional halt at Penukonda station situated on Hindupur – Sri Sathya Sai Prasanthi Nilayam section. 

The train bearing numbers 17211/17212 Machilipatnam – Yesvantpur – Machilipatnam Express is provided with additional stoppage at Penukonda station.  Accordingly, the train 17211 Machilipatnam – Yesvantpur Express will arrive / depart Penukonda station at 6. 19am and 6.20 am. 

In the return direction, train 17212 Yesvantpur – Machilipatnam Express will arrive / depart Penukonda station at 4.59pm and 5pm on experimental basis for a period of six months with effect from May 21.