No damage of Noapara Carshed of Metro Railway in Amphan
No damage has so far been detected in Noapara Carshed after severe cyclonic storm, Amphan ravaged Kolkata on 20.05.2020. In spite of wind speed reaching upto 133 kms/hour at nearby Dum Dum, Noapara Carshed remained unhurt due to the excellent pre-emptive measures taken by the Metro Railway Authorities.
Metro rakes both ac and non-ac were parked at the safest places inside the carshed with wedges to prevent it from free rolling during the cyclone.No damage of rakes from flying objects have also been reported.
Proper care of all valuable electrical and mechanical equipments of the Carshed was also taken to prevent any damage of them from nature's fury.