HYDERABAD(Metro Rail News): Experts call for Inspection of Hyderabad Metro pillars, one day when a woman stands on Metro station a piece of concrete fell on her and after some time her death.
On Thursday called for a thorough inspection of Metro pillars after photographs of cracks in Prakash Nagar Metro station went viral. Photographs of a long surface crack were being circulated in WhatsApp groups on Thursday creating panic among Metro commuters. some photos were taken with a date and times stamp on its are being shared on WhatsApp.
Photos show a long crack on the surface of the metro station wall. According to M Adarsh (civil engineer), Metro officials should check taken with such problems and repair them at the earliest.
Managing Director of Hyderabad Metro Rail Limited (HMRL) NVS Reddy said, “Some people are posting old pictures or those of surface cracks rectification works in social media and making them viral to perhaps create doubts about metro rail safety”. Rectification works are going on and during these works, where the thick or loose plaster needs to be removed first. The surface cracks need to be widened first before refilling, he added.