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COMMERCIAL METRO SERVICES TO START ON THREE NEWLY INAUGURATED ROUTES FROM 15.03.2024 (FRIDAY)

AMAR KOLKATA METRO

KOLKATA

PRESS RELEASE

 

COMMERCIAL METRO SERVICES TO START o­n THREE NEWLY INAUGURATED ROUTES FROM 15.03.2024 (FRIDAY)

 

Kolkata, Date: 09.03.2024

Good news for Metro Commuters! Dreams of millions are going to come true o­n that day! From 15.03.2024 (Friday) Metro services will start plying o­n Howrah Maidan to Esplanade stretch of Green Line under the River Hooghly. Apart from that, Metro will be plying o­n Kavi Subhash to Hemanta Mukhopadhyay stretch of Orange Line and o­n the extended stretch from Joka to Majerhat of Purple Line. From that day, history is going to be made as passengers will be commuting under river Hooghly for the first time in our country. The details are hereunder:

ON HOWRAH MAIDAN TO ESPLANADE STRETCH OF GREEN LINE:

Total130 services (65 services from Howrah Maidan and 65 services from Esplanade) will be available o­n this stretch from Monday to Saturday daily. Services will be available at 12 -15 minutes intervals o­n both directions. Services will be available from Howrah Maidan and Esplanade stations alternatively o­n East-bound and West-bound lines. Services will not be available o­n this stretch o­n Sundays.

First Service :

At 7.00 hrs. from Howrah Maidan to Esplanade

At 7.00 +hrs. from Esplanade to Howrah Maidan

Last Service:

At 21.45 hrs from Howrah Maidan to Esplanade.

At 21.45 hrs from Esplanade to Howrah Maidan.

 

ON KAVI SUBHASH TO HEMANTA MUKHOPADHYAY STRETCH OF ORANGE LINE:

Total 48 daily services will be available o­n this stretch (24 services from Kavi Subhash to Hemanta Mukhopadhyay and 24 services from Hemanta Mukhopadhyay to Kavi Subhash) from Monday to Friday. Services will be available at 20 minutes intervals. Services will not be available o­n Saturdays and Sundays.

First Service:

At9.00 hrs from Kavi Subhash to Hemanta Mukhopadhyay.

At 9.00 hrs from Hemanta Mukhopadhyay to Kavi Subhas.

Last Service:

At 16.40 hrs from Kavi Subhash to Hemanta Mukhopadhyay

At 16.40 hrs from Hemanta Mukhopadhyay to Kavi Subhash

 

ON JOKA TO MAJERHAT STRETCH OF PURPLE LINE:

Total 36 services (18 services from Joka to Majerhat and 18 services from Majerhat to Joka) will be available o­n this stretch daily.Services will be available from Monday to Friday. Services will be available at 25 minutes intervals o­n this stretch. Services will not be available o­n Saturdays and Sundays.

 

First Service:

At 08.30hrs from Joka to Majerhat.

At 08.30 hrs from Majerhat to Joka.

Last Service:

At 15.35 hrs from Joka to Majerhat.

At 15.35 hrs from Majerhat to Joka.

 

Kausik Mitra

Chief Public Relations Officer









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