FILE PIC: Southern Railway has taken several steps to ensure safe travel for passengers during Covid-19
These 13 services are also originating from and terminating from Dr MGR Chennai Central and Chennai Egmore-–two important terminals serving Chennai.
Southern Railway has taken several steps to ensure safe travel for passengers during Covid-19. Only those with confirmed tickets and the asymptomatic are allowed to travel. Thermal screening of travelers is done at the entry point itself. Regular sanitisation of coaches and toilets is being done at the terminals.
In addition to this, several modifications have been made in the air-conditioning to ensure safe journey. Guidelines issued by the Ministry of Health, Family welfare and Railway Board are being strictly adhered to, said a release.
Issue of bed rolls has been discontinued and curtains have been removed in all AC coaches.
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