Chennai Metro Rail

Over 50,000 attend UPSC prelims in Tamil Nadu

Over 50,000 candidates appeared for the civil services prelims exam in over 300 centres across the State on Sunday.

published on : 5th October 2020

Over 3.60 lakh commuters used Chennai Metro Rail in September

On September 30 alone, a total of 22,065 passengers have used the services, while a total of 13,044 passengers have utilized the recently launched QR code ticketing system.

published on : 1st October 2020

Post COVID-19 lockdown, Chennai Metro Rail to restrict passenger capacity, reduce services

“All the passengers will be screened through thermal guns and hand sanitizers will be provided. Only passengers with masks will be permitted inside the stations," says CMRL's operational plan.

published on : 8th May 2020

Kolams to adorn Metro Station

Chennai Metro Rail Limited in association with Mohan Foundation will be conducting a rangoli competition on February 8 from 2 pm to 6 pm at Shenoy Nagar Metro Station (Street Level). 

published on : 6th February 2020

Coming soon, e-scooters at four Chennai metro stations

To avail the service, those interested can download the ‘Flyy’ App from google play store.

published on : 19th January 2020

Wide cracks spreading across Chennai's century-old Ripon Building spark concern

The Ripon Buildings, located near the Central Railway Station is one of the main heritage structures in the city.

published on : 24th December 2019

Chennai unwinds

Bands such as The Unofficials, Joint by the Sea, Sarah Black and Othasevuru performed.

published on : 21st December 2019

Labour commission summons CMRL, jobs of dismissed employees in uncertainty

Employees said that the management cancelled their job offers and instead outsourced contract employees in their place.

published on : 19th December 2019

Chennai Metro: One time users find it hard to access feeder, parking services at stations

Parking and feeder services such as share autos, share taxis, and cabs can be availed only if a passenger has purchased the card, which puts one-time commuters at disadvantage.  

published on : 18th December 2019

Southern Railway issues notice to Metro Rail over parking lot

On Tuesday, the Chennai Division office of Southern Railway sent a letter to Metro Rail asking them to stop parking vehicles in this space.

published on : 12th December 2019

CMRL experts to visit Coimbatore, discuss possibility of metro project in city

As details for the feasibility study were collected separately from all the major departments, the city corporation has requested officials from the CMRL to visit the city for inclusive metering.

published on : 11th December 2019