Kerala’s First Metro Rail Flagged Off By PM Modi
Kochi: PM Narendra Modi started first metro rail in Kochi, Kerala’s first metro rail project, by flagging it off and he also took an inaugural ride on board with CM Vijayan and Meto genius Sreedharan.
Much awaited project from Palarivattom station to JLN stadum is the first ride of the train after Modi cut off the ribbon.
Country’s first integrated multi-model transport system will ease the traffic congestion in Kochi which is said to be the biggest commercial hub of Kerala.
According to the Kochi Metro officials, first phase will stretch for about 13 kms which will enhance the quality of life of Kochi people by providing regional connectivity reducing traffic congestion, air and noise pollution.
For managing station operations, women were recruited in large number in the name of KUDUMBASHREE which will provide customer relations, crowd management, Housekeeping, catering services.