By Accommodation Times Bureau
Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani on August 22, 2018, informed press that the initial trial run of the ambitious Ahmedabad Metro train would be conducted in January 2019, During the trial, the train will run between Vastral Village and Apparel Park.
It is a 6.5-km long stretch in east Ahmedabad. The above stretch is the part of the 20.73- km-long East-West Corridor of the much-awaited Metro Rail Project. The project connects Vastral area in east Ahmedabad, an agency said.
Rupani told reporters that the trial run of the metro train on the ‘priority reach’ between Vastral Village and Apparel Park, would begin in January 2019. The work was going on in full swing. He also examined the proposed integration of the bullet train, metro and Kalupur railway station, stated an official release.
The CM was told by the officials that a mock-up model of the metro coach will arrive in Ahmedabad by the end of September 2018 and it will be displayed at a proper location so that the public can view it.