India May be Locked Down, but Indian Railways’ Loco Maintenance Sheds Aren’t

Indian Railways locomotive maintenance sheds continue to work through the lockdown, tending to locomotives and keeping them fit for return to duty soon. Read more »

SR: Special EMU Service Between Arakkonam and Tiruttani for Thirupugazh Thirupadi Festival

In view of the ‘Thirupugazh Thirupadi’ festival at Tiruttani, EMU special trains will be run between Arakkonam and Tiruttani on 31st December 2019 and 01st January 2020 Read more »

SR: Changes to Services Due to Line and Power Block Between Chennai and Arakkonam

Service Changes and cancelltions due to safety related work between Chennai and Arakkonam and the resulting traffic and line block on 11th and 12th December 2019 Read more »

SR: Change in Pattern of Train Services

as a part of ongoing Engineering works, Line Block/Power Block is permitted between Dr. M.G.R Chennai Central and Arakkonam Section at Ambattur Yard from 00:20hrs to 03:20hrs (3 hours) on... Read more »

Chennai’s Merry-Go-Round

As the Chennai metropolitan agglomerate gets ready to welcome its first Circular Railway, will this be the longest such circular train in comparison to the shortest distance between the two points? Read more »