20-something Preethi and Jayashree can’t wait to get started.
Two modestly-dressed young women stand small in front of a towering silver-blue train. Normally, there would be nothing special about the scene, except these two women will soon be behind the controls of the train. In just about two months, these two will control the giant Metro coaches that will take you from Koyambedu to Alandur in record time.
India says it now has almost a third more tigers than it did four years ago; from 1,706 in 2011 to 2,226 in 2014.
A number of government initiatives to streamline tiger conservation were behind the increase. India is estimated to be home to around 70% of the world's tigers.