“In fact, after the Simmakkal bus stop, the buses have to stop only at Goripalayam. This is because after making halts at the bus stop, the buses line up at this signal which is hardly 50 metres away. Ramachandran (MGR) bridge across the Vaigai connecting Tirumalairayar Padithurai with Sellur. As per the plan, the TNSTC buses, after making halt at Simmakkal bus stop, will take a left turn on Tirumalairayar Padithurai Road and take the MGR bridge before reaching Sellur. The bridge remained under-utilised as only two-wheelers, autorickshaws and cycle-rickshaws used it.
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