Indian Railways train announcement at Varkala Railway station. 3 languages are used to announce the arrival of trains at the platforms. The local language ( here it is Malayalam ), National language ( Hindi) and the connecting language ( English) .
There are two coach factories in India, the Rail Coach Factory in Kapurthala, Punjab and Integral Coach Factory in Chennai. Both these coach manufacturing units have manufactured thousands of coaches for the Indian Railways. A third Rail Coach Factory is also going to be established in Kerala and people of Palakkad can be proud of the fact that the proposed site for the Coach factory is Kanjikode.