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On day 1, 1.4 lakh take north Chennai Metro

The Hindu | 16/02/2021 09:49 PM | Click to read full article

Attractive offer: Chennai Metro Rail Ltd announced free rides from 2 p.m. till 11 p.m. on Monday. One of the primary reasons for such a surge in traffic is that Chennai Metro Rail Ltd (CMRL) announced free rides for passengers from 2 p.m. till 11 p.m.

According to CMRL officials, about 55,000-56,000 passengers have been travelling on weekdays and from this week, they estimate there may be an increase of another 5,000 as the 9 km stretch has become operational. "