Kochi Metro begins commercial operations

Kochi Metro has started commercial operations on Monday. The first phase inaugurated on Saturday operates from Aluva to Palarivattom and covers 13.26 km and 11 stations.

The headway would be 8.20 minutes and there would be 219 trips between 6 AM and 10 PM.

Meanwhile, Kochi Metro Rail Corporation organised ‘Sneha Yatra’ for 1,550 persons including nearly 450 children with physical and cognitive disabilities from special schools, children from orphanages and inmates from old age homes.

Kochi Metro Rail Limited is a 50:50 Joint Venture of Government of India and Government of Kerala.

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