Metro Railway has carried 4,83,607 passengers on New Year’s Day, on 1st January in Blue Line.
Kolkata Metro had carried 3,79,976 passengers on 1st January in the same Corridor . This has been a quantum jump of 27.31 % in passenger count this year in comparison to last year.
Maximum passenger count 52,584 has been recorded at Dumdum. Rabindra Sadan and Dakshineswar recorded 37,903 and 35,734 passenger counts respectively maximum passenger count 43,516 was recorded at Dumdum followed by Esplanade 30344 and Dakshineswar 29,497.
Metro commuters have expressed their satisfaction with the services provided by Metro Railway on New Year’s Day. Meticulous planning by Metro Authorities has helped to provide smooth, safe & secured Metro services.
Kausik Mitra,Chief Public Relations Officer,Metro Railway stated this in a release.