Friday, September 12, 2014


As stated in press release no.87/2014-15 dated 08.08.2014, some suburban train services were extended / introduced as special trains for a period of o­ne month with effect from 11.08.2014.  Those special suburban trains have been made permanent and will run permanently.  Details of those trains are given below.

1. Train No.43247 MMC – Tiruvallur EMU local leaving MMC at 19.30 hrs. was extended to run upto Arakkonam as a fast local, reaching Arakkonam at 21.10 hrs.  This train stops at Basin Bridge Jn., Perambur, Villivakkam, Ambattur, Thiruninravur, Tiruvallur, Kadambattur & Thiruvalangadu.

2. Train No.43607 Chennai Beach – Avadi EMU local leaving Chennai Beach at 19.10 hrs. was extended to run upto Tiruvallur, reaching Tiruvallur at 20.35 hrs.

3. A new suburban train service was introduced.Train No.43844 Arakkonam – Avadi EMU local leaves Arakkonam at 21.50 hrs. and reaches Avadi at 23.00 hrs.