Chennai Metro Rail in order to provide seamless network connectivity for all its commuters will now install WiFi facilities at all its stations. As of now, the Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) has black spots in its underground stations where mobile networks do not reach.
In a few years, commuters arriving at the Kilambakkam bus terminus could board a metro train to reach the city without much hassle, as Chennai Metro Rail Limited has started preliminary work to extend its network by initiating a feasibility study.
A public interest litigation petition filed in the Madras High Court recently sought a direction to the Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) to fix the minimum ticket fare at ₹5 per person and follow the same pricing as suburban electric trains operated by the Southern Railway.
Emerging as the symbol of eco-friendly transport services in the city, Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) will soon have electric vehicle charging stations for commuters to recharge their electric bikes and cars.