Hyderabad, Aug 15: Hyderabad Metro Rail Limited (HMRL) Managing Director NVS Reddy on Thursday stated that a record 3.06 lakh passengers travelled by the Hyderabad Metro trains on Wednesday. He also mentioned that HMRL was witnessing 3.22 lakh footfalls on a daily basis. Addressing after unfurling the national flag on the occasion of Independence day here, Mr Reddy said that Hyderabad Metro Rail project with it’s financial and engineering innovation already won more than 75 national and international awards.
He mentioned that reversal facility at Hitec city has been completed in all respects and that the frequency of trains would be increased to and from Hi-tec City in all directions soon. He also stated that works up to Raidurg (Mindspace Junction station) were also nearing completion and trial runs would start on the section between Hi-tec city and Raidurg stations very soon. (UNI)