Chennai: Southern Railway introduced 3 phase EMU (Electric Multiple Unit) trains comprising 12-car rake with additional features. A press release said, the trains will be operated in the Chennai Beach Tambaram, Chennai Beach-Chengapattu sector.
In the Chennai-Beach & Chengapattu sector, 6 services were introduced, while in the Chennai Beach-Tambaram it is 3 services.
The 3 phase EMUs has 1,168 seats & provision for 4,852 standing passengers which is 20% more than the existing EMUs.
It said, surveillance cameras were installed in the ladies compartment.