Korukkupet

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Korukkupet
Neighbourhood
CountryIndia
StateTamil Nadu
DistrictChennai
TalukTiruvottiyur
MetroChennai
ZoneChennai
Elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Languages
 • OfficialTamil
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationTN-03

Korukkupet is a neighbourhood in the northern part of Chennai. It is served by the Korukkupet railway station.

Location[edit]

Korukkupet shares its boundaries with other areas of Chennai, including Mint, Basin Bridge—about 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) south—and Tondiarpet. Its Pincode is 600021.rto-code-TN-03

Infrastructure[edit]

As of 2010, a flyover is under construction at the Cocraine Basin Road level crossing which is expected to ease congestion in the area; however, it has been delayed.[1]

Transport[edit]

MTC routes
Route Number Start End Via
B18 Korukkupet Tambaram Pallavaram, Guindy, Saidapet, SIET, DMS, TVS, Central, Beach station, Stanley, Vallalar nagar
32B Korukkupet V.House Vallalar nagar, Broadway, Central, Zimson, Triplicane
Rail

The Korukkupet railway station is on the Chennai Central-Gummidipoondi/Sulurpet line.

Metro Rail

The area is located around 2 km distance from Washermanpet metro station.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mariappan, Julie (25 June 2010). "Korukkupet flyover remains on paper". Times of India. Retrieved 3 December 2012.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 13°07′N 80°17′E / 13.117°N 80.283°E / 13.117; 80.283