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Chennai’s Birthday: 10 Landmarks of ‘Madras’ That Travelled To Chennai!

Madras, Nalla Madras.


  1. Royapuram Railway Station- 1856

Royapuram railway station is one of the oldest railway stations currently operating in India; its counterparts in Mumbai and Thane are no longer functional. The 161-year-old station was the first ever railway station in South India.


  1. Police Headquarters- 1839

The Police headquarters building is a heritage building in Chennai that stands tall facing the Marina Beach. The 178-year-old houses the director general (DGP) of the Tamil Nadu police.

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