tambaram: Tambaram Residents Need Railway Station Upgraded | Chennai Information


CHENNAI: Along with civic work, residents of newly shaped Tambaram Company have began pushing for improvement of Tambaram railway station and stoppage of Chennai-Madurai Tejas Categorical on the station.
The residents who’ve come collectively underneath a federation of greater than 100 residents’ associations have petitioned the state authorities and railways to introduce cease for the prepare and enhance the station as it’s utilized by a number of who journey to southern districts. Tejas specific had a cease in its authentic schedule however was not allotted when the service began.
Southern Railway is growing the railway station right into a terminal to make sure that extra trains can have stoppage and extra trains may be operated fron the station like Egmore or MGR central railway station. The yard work has been accomplished and platform work is occurring to develop the station. The station handles round 3.5 lakh passengers per day.
M Govindarajan, president, Federation of Residents Welfare Associations (FORWA) stated that extra trains have to be operated from the station as there was good patronage for providers to the southern cities of the state. “As the world goes to be developed as an organization like Chennai, we’d like extra trains and passing by trains from Egmore wants stops. We’ve got petitioned railways and the state authorities to make sure that Tambaram railway station may be developed as a hub within the south.”
Greater than 25,000 persons are dwelling within the space and lots of people journey from Tambaram to Trichy, Madurai, Thanjavur and additional south.
Folks from the world need to journey to Egmore by suburban trains to board specific trains that don’t cease at Tambaram. As the federal government has determined to develop the world as an organization, residents need specific trains to have stops on the station.
Railways is contemplating to function trains from the station to decongest Egmore railway station. A railway official stated that the station was being developed into a 3rd terminal for the town. Extra specific trains could be operated and the variety of suburban trains additionally will enhance after the doubled line between Tambaram and Chengalpet is commissioned, he added.
A railway official stated that Tambaram railway station is being developed and extra facilities might be added.


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