Chennai Koyambedu bus terminus gets the new name it is Puratchi Thalaivar Dr. MGR bus terminus. On Celebrating 100th year birthday on all over the Tamil Nadu. the last district to finish the celebration was Chennai. Chief Minister Edappadi Palanichamy on the Chennai event announced that CMBT will be named with MGR name.
Today Chief Minister of Tamilnadu Edapadi Palanisamy opened multi-level bus Terminus in Madhavaram and then announced the name change of Chennai Koyambedu as Puratchi Thalaivar Dr. MGR bus terminus.
Koyambedu bus terminus was sanctioned and the development process was done during Kalaingar Karunanithi period 1996-2001. Due to change government J. Jayalalitha who opened the bus terminus in 2002. MK Stalin President of DMK strongly condemned the name change.