A NEW ESCALATOR INSTALLED AT NETAJI BHAVAN
Metro Railway has been constantly trying to enhance and upgrade different passenger amenities in Metro premises. Replacement of old escalators and installing new ones have been given top priority to facilitate easy passenger movement in Metro stations.
As part of this initiative, a new escalator has been installed at Netaji Bhavan Metro station on 29.12.2019. With this, Metro Railway has installed a total of 18 new escalators (Dumdum – 5 nos., Belgachia – 2 nos., Shyambazar – 1 no., Central - 1 no., Chandni Chowk – 1 no., Esplanade – 3 nos., Rabindra Sadan – 2 nos., Netaji Bhavan – 2 nos., Rabindra Sarovar – 1 no.) in the calendar year 2019. This is an all time record.
Among the different zones of Indian Railways, Metro Railway has installed highest number of escalators in 2019.