Industries Minister inaugurates feeder services at Nandanam Metro station

he proposed feeder operation route covers a distance of 6-8 km from each of the stations, and it would collect passengers from Metro station and drop them at their respective destinations at flat fare of Rs 10. The ticketing collection system for this service is also integrated with Chennai Metro Smart Card system and Chennai Metro Rail mobile app system. Continue Reading

Mylapore residents oppose Metro project

More than 50 residents living in and around the Mylapore-Alwarpet area came together to discuss the proposed metro project phase – 2. Continue Reading

Mugappair residents want CMRL to introduce feeder and train services

Chennai: Ever since Phase 1 of the Metro Rail was completed and Mugappair’s name was mentioned among the probable stops scheduled for phase 2 of the CMRL’s project, residents here have been dreaming of Metro services in the area. But, the… Continue Reading

2,528 school students travel in Metro in Feb

In an attempt to bring awareness to government school students about Metro Rail in city, Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) has been undertaking monthly educational trips from Central Metro to Airport, AG-DMS to Airport and AG-DMS to Washermenpet. A CMRL spokesperson, said, ‘In February, a total of 2,528 students travelled in Metro during the academic year 2018-19. Since the commencement of the trips from June last year, a total of 28,838 students from government schools have utilised these trips. The features of the Metro and its stations were explained to the students.’ Continue Reading