In continuation of the measures taken in the wake of COVID-19, it has been decided that the cancellation of all passenger train services over Southern Railway will be extended till midnight of 31st March 2020 as follows:-
a) All originating long distance Mail/Express and Intercity trains, including Premium Trains, and all originating Passenger trains will remain cancelled till 2400 hours / midnight of 31st March 2020.
b) As advised earlier, Suburban Trains over Chennai Division will be continued at bare minimum level until 2400 hours/midnight of 22.03.2020. Thereafter, all Suburban trains will be totally cancelled from 2400 hours /midnight of 22.03.2020 to 2400 hours/midnight of 31.03.2020.
c) Trains which had commenced their journey prior to 4 AM of today 22nd March 2020 will run upto their destinations.
d) Freight trains will run as usual.