PRC Pandian Roadways Corporation
Golden pic of erstwhile PRC Pandian Roadways Corporation current TNSTC Madurai Region’s these buses were dominating south in 1994 / 95 Period on 504 Madurai – Tirunelveli, 505 Madurai – Nagercoil, 704 Sencottah – Madurai routes.
TN 59N 0600 series came in 1994 manily Sencottah route of PRC had more buses than to Coimbatore, Salem, Tirunelveli and operated by Sencottah Depot. The picture below is TN 59N 600 series to Nagercoil were Red and white combination, seats are cushion type with red color and blue colored, also some buses came in blue and white combination. Later in TN 59N 0900 Series came with shutter type model., Arupukottai depot had some 600 series buses ran in Arupukottai – Madurai. Rameshwaram – Sengottah is glass type blue white combination bus., Arupukottai – Sengottah is red one., Arupukottai Ramanathapuram red colored., Arupukottai – Rajapalayam is blue colored., Madurai – Kovilpatti is blue colored 700 series and Madurai – SIVAKASI 600 series glass type converted to shutter type.
All these buses were running in 1994 to 1996. Madurai – Chennai PRC was red colored had tourist type video coach. Red colour buses are for maximum long distance. Arupukottai – Nilakottai is red one but that route was withdrawn in 1997. Peraiyur – Saptur – Alagarkoil is blue colour one. this series buses ruled the roads of south Tamilnadu for many years.
Thanks a ton to Justin Raja Pandian sir and Sree for Pics & Info
Pic : Preserved by Justin Raja Pandian sir from Unknown Media Info : Sree