Metro trial run conducted on Thykoodam-Petta stretch
| Sunday | 16th February, 2020
By Express News ServiceKOCHI: Ahead of commissioning the Thykoodam – Petta stretch in March, Kochi Metro Rail Ltd (KMRL) on Saturday conducted a trial run from Thykoodam to Petta, the last stretch of phase I of the project.
Top officials of KMRL and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) attended the test run conducted on Saturday.
“The first trial run was a success, In the coming days, further trial runs will be conducted,” said KMRL Managing Director D Alkesh Kumar Sharma.
The commissioning of Thykoodam- Petta stretch Metro service is expected to reduce traffic congestion along the Tripunithura-Vytilla stretch.
After commissioning of the stretch, KMRL will take up the project to execute Metro connectivity from Petta to Tripunithura.
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