In order to facilitate the public who plan to visit their native places to celebrate the important occasion of Pongal festival, special buses are being operated by the Tamil Nadu state government.
The transport officials have made all efforts and arrangements to ensure that the travelling public not to encounter any difficulties/hardship for a safe and comfortable journey.
Further, in order to enjoy this special and important occasion of Tamil Nadu States most important festival of Pongal, 14th January has been declared as a holiday. Thus there are 6 successive holidays commencing tomorrow (Saturday, 12th January).
All the schools and colleges are closed from tomorrow for the Pongal holidays. So, in order to facilitate the school/college students to travel to their native places, special buses are being operated.
Apart from the 2275 regular daily buses which operate from Chennai to other places, special buses are also to be operated.
Over a period of 4 days, 14263 special buses will be operated from Chennai.