Earlier last week, the Railway authorities permitted women to travel on special suburban services during non-peak hours.
The trains will have 39 pairs of services from Friday till December 1st. The Mysuru - Mayiladuturai superfast daily festival special train will be introduced.
The CM, in his letter to the Union Minister, said the resumption of EMU/sub-urban trains would greatly help the general public and facilitate in the quick revival of the economy.
Aiming to encourage students in the city to cycle, capital city-based organisation Indus Cycling Embassy has launched a project named ‘Bicycle Trains’.
To mark the ongoing Navratri and Diwali festivals, the South Western Railway (SWR) will run five pairs of festival special trains from October 23 to December 2
The pandemic-induced lockdown has thrown life out of gear for over one lakh people who had been commuting for work between Arakkonam and Chennai every day.
The WR has said that 156 trips of 12 special trains would be operated on various routes during the forthcoming Dussehra and Diwali festivals.
Indian Railways will run festival special trains to various destinations for the convenience of travelling public. All the festival special trains will be fully reserved services
In a response to an RTI query, the Ministry of Railways said 265 Shramik Express trains were operated from Tamil Nadu in May and June
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The project is expected to entail private sector investment of about Rs 30,000 crore.
The court on Wednesday said the number of trains should be increased to 600 on the central and harbour lines and up to 700 on the western line.
At present, six pairs of Covid-19 specials connect the two cities.
All government employees were allowed to travel on suburban trains on Monday if they showed their identity cards.
Non-acceptance of season tickets and the maximum booking limit of 12 reserved tickets per month mandated by the Indian Railways has made the commute a costly affair.