Chennai (Metro Rail News): In a distinguished style, the Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) celebrated the 74th Independence Day on Saturday with adopting different methods than the previous years amid the rising cases of Coronavirus infections.
The Managing Director of CMRL Mr. Pradeep Yadav hoisted the national flag. A parade was also organised at the CMRL headquarters in Koyambedu.
Competitions such as chess, carrom, badminton, tennis, and brisk walk were conducted. Among the participants, 45 of them won prizes. The prizes were distributed by the managing director.
Sujatha Jayaraj, director of finance, Rajeev Narayan Dwivedi, director of projects, also participated in the event.
A statement issued by the CMRL said that events were done according to the Covid safety norms. “The staffs wore masks and maintained social distancing as a protective measure against Covid-19” , the statement said.