New Delhi, Sep 18 : The Delhi Metro Training Institute functioning since 2002 at Shastri Park Depot on Wednesday was given a new name and logo.
The institute will henceforth be known as the Delhi Metro Rail Academy (DMRA) which has so far imparted training to around 25,000 DMRC personnel and 2000 personnel from other Metros in India and neighboring countries.
Dr Mangu Singh, Managing Director/DMRC who was present during the renaming ceremony said, 'The Delhi Metro Rail Academy will further raise the bar in the quality of training in the field of Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS).
The Academy will now be headed by a Dean and each department will be led by a Professor. The faculty will be strengthened by a team of full time Professors, Associate/Assistant Professors and Lecturers.'(UNI)