Mon, Jun 29, 2015, 03:26 PM
Tamil Nadu on Monday has joined cities like Delhi, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Mumbai and Jaipur which have metro rail systems. State chief minister J Jayalalithaa has inaugurated four bogies Chennai Metro Rail passenger services between Alandur and Koyambedu. The train has a capacity of accommodating 1276 passengers on board. Within 18 minutes, the metro train can cover 10 kms. The chief minister has flagged of a train through video conferencing.