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Chennai Metro


Chennai: Sanitary pad vending machines at 39 metro stations

February 24, 2021 6:32 pm

The step comes a few months after CMRL, in addition to the existing women coaches, converted all first-class coaches to women-only coaches.

Chennai: Reduced Metro fare comes into practice from today; Rs 10 for up to 2 km

February 22, 2021 4:31 pm

The commuters will now pay Rs 20 for a distance between two to five kilometers; from five to twelve kilometers, it will be Rs 30; from 12 to 21 kilometers, it will be Rs 40 and beyond 21 kilometers, it will be Rs 50.

Metro line Prime Minister Modi inaugurated to ease commute for North Chennai residents

February 15, 2021 6:40 pm

The stretch from Washermanpet to Wimco Nagar includes seven Metro stations, with two undergrounds. It will significantly cut travel time from North Chennai to the airport.

Chennai Metro Rail sees huge spike in patronage

February 04, 2021 12:59 pm

Ever since the lockdown was relaxed in the city in September 2020, a total of 44,96,141 passengers have travelled in the metro till January 2021.

New 9-km corridor of Chennai Metro to open for commuters next month

January 26, 2021 6:51 pm

The testing of signalling systems was completed on January 18 and 19. Chennai Metro officials had been involved in conducting the trial run and testing over the last couple of months.

Tamil Nadu COVID-19 Wrap: 20% discount on QR code ticketing; MGR's nephew succumbs to COVID-19

September 12, 2020 12:01 am

M C Chandran, who was the son of MGR's elder brother M G Chakrapani was being treated at Rajiv Gandhi Government General hospital in Chennai for COVID-19.

Tamil Nadu COVID-19 Wrap: Madras HC resumes physical hearings; Metro services, intra-state buses and passenger trains resume

September 08, 2020 8:40 am

The Hon’ble Administrative Commitee reopened physical hearing partially with six division benches at the Principal seat in Chennai and two at Madurai, with a combination of physical court hearing and virtual court hearing with effect from today.

Tamil Nadu Covid-19 wrap: 50 lakh RT-PCR tests conducted till date; SPB stable and responsive, says hospital

September 04, 2020 8:25 am

A statement from MGM Healthcare in Chennai, where the singer is undergoing treatment, said that the singer continues to be on ventilator and ECMO (heart-lung assistance) support in the intensive care unit (ICU) and is stable.

Chennai Metro services to restart from September 7: Here are the guidelines

September 04, 2020 9:22 am

The Blue Line which connects Airport Metro and Washermanpet Metro Station will commence from September 7 while the Green Line, which connects St Thomas Mount and Puratchi Thalaivar Dr M G Ramachandran Central Metro, will start functioning from September 9.

Chennai: Section of Anna Salai is now two-way on trial basis

September 12, 2019 3:50 pm

The stretch between Anna Flyover and LIC Building has been opened for two-way traffic for a two-day trial by the Greater Chennai Traffic Police.