Stations like Alandur, Thirumangalam, Washermenpet and High Court too saw a marginal increase in ridership, and each had nearly 2,500 passengers taking the Metro these last few days. The Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL’s) Phase-I project covering two corridors for 45 kms from Washermanpet to Airport in the Blue Line and from Puratchi Thalaivar Dr MG Ramachandran Central Metro to St. Thomas Mount in the Green Line with a total of 32 Metro Stations has been successfully completed and is in operation being the first Metro Rail System in India to connect the city’s Railway … Crossword blog #222 | Hot pongal served here, we hear! As Chennai faces an unprecedented drinking water shortage, residents in many pockets of the city blame the Chennai Metro Rail's underground tunnel for … (example: u cannot substitute for you, d is not 'the', n is not 'and'). A CMRL official said an app-based e-auto service was planned on the lines of those recently launched. You can support quality journalism by turning off ad blocker or purchase a subscription for unlimited access to The Hindu. Similarly, a higher number of flyers arrived and departed from the Chennai airport in the last few days. However, we have a request for those who can afford to subscribe: please do. news Metro Sunday, December 27, 2020 ... — Chennai Metro Rail (@cmrlofficial) December 26, 2020 “Entire team of CMRL is enthused on this … CMRL News Letter - January 2021: CMRL News Letter - December 2020: CMRL News Letter - November 2020: CMRL News Letter - October 2020: CMRL News Letter - August to September 2020 Printable version | Jan 15, 2021 6:27:49 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/long-weekend-helps-boost-metro-ridership-and-air-traffic/article33572062.ece. As a subscriber, you are not only a beneficiary of our work but also its enabler. Enjoy reading as many articles as you wish without any limitations. Comments will be moderated by The Hindu editorial team. Long weekend helps boost Metro ridership and air traffic, CRS to inspect MRTS extension project by end of next month, In Chennai cafes, January opens with retro menus. Subscribe to The Hindu now and get unlimited access. Chennai: The Chennai Metro Rail services, which were suspended from March 22 in view of the national lockdown imposed due to Covid-19 pandemic, will resume operations from 8 a.m on September 7, 2020, in a graded manner. CHENNAI: In about five years from now, passengers would be able to zip from OMR to CMBT in Koyambedu in around 90 minutes, as the 119km phase-2 metro … A select list of articles that match your interests and tastes. 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Officials of the Airports Authority of India (AAI) said that apart from major cities like Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad, whose flights usually get a good number of passengers, flights to destinations like Madurai, Coimbatore, Bhubaneswar and Jodhpur too were running almost full. As we fight disinformation and misinformation, and keep apace with the happenings, we need to commit greater resources to news gathering operations. Recently, a Chennai Metro train stopped midway, forcing passengers to walk through the tunnel to reach the station. The line consists of 25 stations where 17 stations belong to phase 1 and the rest 8 stations belong to the extension. Posted On : 30/Dec/2020 9:14:02 AM View More & Comment (423) Elevated Metro Stations of Chennai Metro Phase-2 to Have Platform Screen Doors according to a news report y TOI. Because of the fast-approaching cyclone, Chennai Metro services will run with holiday train services timetable on Wednesday with service hours from 7 am-10 pm with the headway of every 10 minutes Cyclone Nivar: Chennai Metro timings revised, six special trains cancelled. Please use a genuine email ID and provide your name, to avoid rejection. © 2021 Chennai Metro Rail limited. on 14th January 2021 (Thursday), 15th January 2021 (Friday) and 16th January (Saturday). The e-auto has many safety features for passengers and is mostly driven by women. First Class Coaches to be converted to Women Only Coaches from 23.11.2020 (Monday), Sunday Timetable will be followed on 14.11.2020 (Saturday) on account of “Diwali Holiday”. Chennai: The Chennai metro has seen a massive increase in the passenger turnout since the Covid-19 lockdown restrictions have been relaxed.According to a media report, around 8.58 lakh people have used the Chennai Metro Rail. Metro Trains will run without peak hours throughout the service hours from 07:00hrs to 22:00hrs on 01.01.2021. Holiday (Festival)Timetable will be on 01-01-2021 (Friday) on account of NEW YEAR’S DAY. The Hindu has always stood for journalism that is in the public interest. Since we have a long weekend, we have been seeing a sudden surge in passenger traffic,” an official said. The latest news is that the opening of the north line of Chennai metro rail would be delayed by a month now. The service will be in addition to Chennai Metro Rail Limited 's existing eco-friendly transport fleet that includes recently launched e-bikes at four stations. The Metro Train services shall be regulated based on the wind speed and water level in track during rain/cyclone. A one-stop-shop for seeing the latest updates, and managing your preferences. 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