LUCKNOW (Metro Rail News): Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation (UPMRC) duly worshipped Lord Vishwakarma today, on the occasion of Vishwakarma Puja at Metro Depot in Transport Nagar. On this occasion, Mr. Sushil Kumar, Director Operations, Mr. Swadesh Kumar Singh, General Manager Operations, Mr. Avnish Goyal, Deputy General Manager Rolling Stock & Systems along with other senior officials and employees were present.Since the inception of the commercial operations of Lucknow Metro in 2017, Lucknow Metro team has been tirelessly working to provide Lucknowites a world-class metro system. But giving Lucknow a world class metro system was not that easy.
“It was made possible only due to the skilled leadership of Shri. Kumar Keshav, Managing Director, UPMRC and the hard work of the engineers of Lucknow Metro, due to which the construction work of the priority section of the metro and the entire North-South Corridor in the city was completed ahead of scheduled time”, the UPMRC said in a statement.
On the occasion of Vishwakarma Pooja, all the officials and employees prayed to Lord Vishwakarma and wished for timely completion of various metro projects in the state. Speaking on the occasion, Mr Kumar Keshav, Managing Director, UPMRC said, “We have constructed the Lucknow Metro project in a record time which is a beautiful gift for the people of Lucknow. I am pleased to tell you that we will develop the same world-class infrastructure for the Kanpur and Agra Metro projects as well. UPMRC team is committed to provide the best Mass Rapid Transit System to the public with all modern amenities and state of the art technology. We steadfastly transforming the contemporary way of mass commutation for the urban population”.