UTTARPRADESH, INDIA (Metro Rail News): Another milestone for the Lucknow Metro, the public commuting service by the end of Monday night logged 51,100 passengers, which was its highest ever since the post Covid-19 lockdown was lifted.
This was the highest ridership since 09th June 2021 when the Metro Rail started operating again after a long gap due to the pandemic. UP Metro Rail Corporation (UPMRC) MD Kumar Keshav congratulated the Operations and Maintenance team for the feat. On 05th August 2021 Lucknow Metro had touched the cumulative ridership figure of 3.25 crores.
The Metro services started in the state capital on 05th September 2017, on the North-South Corridor (Phase I-A) from Transport Nagar to Charbagh. LMRC commissioned the services of Metro trains on the entire North-South corridor from CCS Airport to Munshipulia on 08th March 2019. The CCS Airport-Munshipulia corridor covers a stretch of 22.878 km and has 21 stations.