Tag Archives: Chennai Metro

Free travel allowed at Chennai Metro Rail on 11th February 2019

By | February 11, 2019

It has been announced that the passengers can travel free in the Chennai Metro Rail today(Monday,11th February). The higher officials of Chennai Metro announced: ‘Several activities have been initiated by the Chennai Metro Rail authorities in order to encourage the public to use and travel in the Chennai Metro Rail. Due to this, the number of passengers will… Read More »

Chennai Metro to go green by installing Solar panels

By | June 23, 2017

According to the source,  The Chennai Metro Rail Ltd has reportedly been planning to install the solar power plants at its stations. Reportedly, this initiative will save up to the cost of Rs. 1.5 crore a year in the energy costs. Noticeably, Bengaluru-based CleanMax Solar will install the solar panels and also sell the power generated to Chennai… Read More »

Chennai Metro Rail introduces its official mobile app

By | May 22, 2017

On Sunday, Chennai Metro has been reported rolls out its official mobile app. This move comes two years after Chennai Metro has started its first run. According to the source, the app has been named as ‘Chennai Metro Rail app’ and which is currently made available only for Android OS Mobile phones. The app has reportedly allowed the… Read More »

Chennai Metro ride will become the costliest in India

By | April 4, 2017

 According to the source, Chennai Metro authorities have been to discuss to increase the fare of the Chennai Metro rail after the completing the entire phase I project. As per the reports, the base tariff which may go up to the cost of ₹70. Meanwhile, the special class or first class rate would shot up to the cost… Read More »

Metro Rail signs in MoU with the residents of North Chennai

By | March 28, 2017

 On Monday, According to the source, Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) has been signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with some of the residents of North Chennai for their phase I extension project. By signing this MoU, CMRL can able to use the land which it is required by leasing it from the resident rather than buying the… Read More »

Chennai Metro’s first underground stretch is all ready

By | March 16, 2017

 Construction work on the Chennai Metro Rail’s first underground stretch has been completed on 15th March. It is the 7.6 km stretch from the place of Thirumangalam to Nehru Park which is currently tested for the trial runs off the metro. However, the actual confirmation date for the inauguration of Underground Chennai Metro is yet to be decided… Read More »