The mock-up metro train of Namma Metro, which had been opened for public viewing on July 16, 2010, in
The mock-up coach is placed on a concrete platform near
City authority deployed five traffic police to handle the crowd. People took photos posing in front of the train. Despite police warning, many visitors parked their cars just beside the metro track.
Many people touched the coach and stood near the footboard when they were on the move. Almost all the visitors touch the glass pane despite a notice which forbade them to touch the glass. Many went to the driver’s cabin to see the technical aspects.
Students were very much excited. Large number of students went to see the train after their hours.
The metro would become a major source of pride for the people of
The metro rail would play a big role in reducing the traffic of the city and ease communication. Chandrashekhar, a software engineer in
The first train is expected to be launched in December.