Hyderabad Metro services on Ameerpet-LB Nagar route to be launched in July
The launch of Hyderabad Metro Rail (HMR) services on the Ameerpet-LB Nagar route covering nearly 17 km is getting closer.HMR officials conducted a check of the overhead electrical lines and other components on the route with the help of a cantilever maintenance vehicle (CMV) on Tuesday to detect any snags.
This would be followed with test runs in a few days. All these tests have to be done to check whether the entire system was in place before inspection by the Commissioner Metro Rail Safety on the route, he said. The State government is planning to launch commercial operations on the route from July.
Meanwhile, Keolis, a French public transportation group, operating the Hyderabad Metro Rail, organised an international Metro Rail conference here today.
L&T Metro Rail Hyderabad announced that a Chudi Bazar was set up at Begumpet Metro station. Passengers can shop from an exquisite collection of festive clothing and accessories for ladies at the station from 10 am to 9 pm.