4400 Special Buses for Pongal Rush
Tamil Nadu Government going to operate more than 4000 buses on pongal festival from January 11, 12 and 13 2017.
In an official release by the Tamil Nadu government, Apart from the 2,275 buses scheduled from Chennai to all the district, 794 special buses on 11th January 2016, 1,779 special buses on 12th January 2016 and 1,872 special buses on 13th January 2016 will operate and a total of 11,270 buses scheduled and special buses will operate on the three days due to pongal holidays.
All SETC and APSRTC buses to Andhra Pradesh via Red hills will operate from Anna Nagar West bus terminus. Buses to Puducherry, Cuddalore and Chidambaram via East Coast Road will depart from Adyar Gandhi Nagar bus depot. Buses for Kumbakonam and Thanjavur via Tindivanam, Vikkravandy, including SETC, will depart from Arignar Anna Bus Stand, Tambaram-Sanatorium, MEPZ. Buses to Arcot, Arani, Vellore, Dharmapuri, Krishnagiri, Tirupathur & Hosur via Poonamallee will depart from Poonamalle bus stand.
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