Mount railway station to become multi-modal hub

Will be a single-point link for Metro, MRTS, suburban train passengers

published on : 2nd December 2022

Merger of MRTS and Metro: CMDA plans commercial development of 18 stations

This comes after Southern Railway gave in-principle approval to hand over MRTS to Chennai Metro during a meeting chaired by Chief Secretary Irai Anbu on May 11.

published on : 30th October 2022

Construction of MRTS’ final pillar to start in six months, land acquisition nearing end

The construction of the last pillar for the MRTS Phase II extension line from Velachery to St Thomas Mount is likely to begin by the end of this year.

published on : 24th June 2022

MRTS merger with Chennai Metro gets railway’s approval

A government official said Chennai Metro could take into consideration the non-tariff revenue from stations.

published on : 15th May 2022

TN to renegotiate CMRL-MRTS merger

“Why should the railway bleed? They can hand over MRTS to Chennai Metro and prevent loss,” sources told TNIE. 

published on : 8th May 2022

Velachery-Mount MRTS line by year-end

Finally some good news for the residents of Adambakkam, Madipakkam, Vanuvampet, and Thillai Ganga Nagar.

published on : 4th May 2022

Will prepare report on developing MRTS stations: S Muthusamy

New bus stands will be constructed in Chengalpattu and Tiruvallur under PPP mode. New urban development authorities will be established in Tiruchy and Salem, he added.

published on : 21st April 2022

Three years after MRTS work ends, commuters still face road blocks

As officials wait for clearance to remove barricades, motorists either take long detours or are forced to violate traffic rules to reach their destination

published on : 17th April 2022

Tamil Nadu government gives nod to feasibility for establishing Coimbatore Metro

According to a press release, a meeting of stake holders of Coimbatore Metro Rail project, was held in the collectorate on 1 April.

published on : 4th April 2022

When women's safety is derailed in Chennai MRTS

Women commuters complain poorly-lit MRTS stations turn den for tipplers, anti-socials

published on : 27th March 2022