KOCHI (Metro Rail News): Kochi Metro Rail Limited on Friday kicked-off the auto-feeder service at Petta Metro station. The introduction of feeder service is part of KMRL’s efforts to provide last-mile connectivity to its commuters.
“Kochi Metro has engaged 12 auto-rickshaws as the feeder service. At a time five rickshaws will be available at the metro station. The auto feeder service will be available to 16 locations from the metro station”, it said in a statement.
“The fare will be as per the government of Kerala rates. The autos will be available during the working hours of Kochi Metro’s service. D K Sinha, Director (Systems) KMRL flagged off the first auto from the Petta station”, it further added.
Petta Metro Station was inaugurated on September 7th by Chief Minister Pinarayi VIjayan.