Chennai-Pondy electric train to be flagged off on July 12

Now, this is good news for Pondicherrians like me. The first electric train service between Pondicherry and Chennai is to be flagged off on July 12 by Union Minister of State for Railways R Velu.

The track on the route was electrified at a cost of Rs nine crore. The expense was shared equally by the Railways and Pondicherry administration. (via

1 Comment so far

  1. Muthiah (unregistered) on July 11th, 2006 @ 12:59 pm

    The frequency, duration and the schedule are the important one’s to watch out for visitors. I guess these would’nt be a matter of concern for pondicherrians like Kiruba :o)

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