Metro Railway, Kolkata observed Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day) today (31.10.2022) to commemorate the 147th birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. Shri K.K. Patro, Principal Chief Electrical Engineer (PCEE), Metro Railway administered the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas pledge to officers and staff of Metro Railway at Metro Rail Bhavan. Metro officers and staff vowed to preserve the unity, integrity and security of the nation.
As part of this programme, a ‘Run for Unity’ from Metro Rail Bhavan to Maidan Metro station was organized. Shri K K Patro, PCEE along with other senior officers, RPF staff and members of Metro Railway Sports Association took part in this run.
Rashtriya Ekta Diwas pledge was also taken at different stations of North-South , East- West Metro corridors and at RPF barracks. ‘Run for Unity’ was also organised at different RPF barracks. A digital exhibition on the life and works of Sardar Patel was on display on Platform TVs of all the Metro stations.