The Chennai division of the Southern Railway observed the international level crossing awareness week from June 3 to 9.
Ganesh, Divisional Railway Manager, Chennai, inaugurated the campaign at Chennai Central-Arakkonam section at LC Gate no. 13 between Tiruninravur and Tiruvallur railway station. He distributed pamphlets among public to promote awareness of safety in and around level crossings.
Similar campaigns were conducted in Vaniyambadi, Tiruvalangadu, Pattabiram, Korukkupet, Tiruvottiyur, Perungalathur, Pallavaram and Tambaram.
On Thursday, a campaign was organised at LC Gate no. 27 near Chromepet railway station. A walkathon was organised with Nethaji Scouts Group and Niveditha Guide Company. Railway staff participated in the walkathon.