UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath announced on Wednesday that the Agra Metro will start operations by February 2024, six months earlier than the anticipated deadline of August 2024. It is a piece of great news for the citizens of Taj City. The CM praised the efforts of the Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation for this.
At Taj East Gate Station of the Agra Metro Rail Project, the CM formally inaugurated the high-speed train trial of the Agra Metro on Wednesday. Speaking on the occasion, the CM said, “It is a moment of pride to share with you all that the high-speed trials of Agra Metro have commenced. Team Agra Metro has done a commendable job.”
The CM claimed that U.P. has the maximum number of cities with operational metro services. Future plans for Agra include becoming the sixth major metropolis, which will increase employment possibilities, stimulate travel, and improve the city’s standing internationally.
Speaking on the occasion, the managing director for Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation, Sushil Kumar, said, “UPMRC has always executed metro projects timely and ahead of its schedule. This time as well, we will achieve the same milestone by delivering a world-class metro to the people of Agra ahead of the set timeline.”