Mumbai Metro One Pvt Ltd (MMOPL) completed 4 years of service on Friday, an official said. To mark the special occasion, state Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis inaugurated a “Majhi Metro Art” train of award-winning paintings, poems & photographs at an art festival held here and a coffee-table book on the Metro line, besides several other initiatives at the Versova Metro station.
On the occasion, Fadnavis said,”The Mumbai Metro One has completely changed the face and space of mass rapid transport in Mumbai, and is the pioneer of the Metro movement. The system, planning and execution of Mumbai Metro One will help shape upcoming Metro projects in the city.”
A spokesperson said, the 4-year history & journey of MMOPL has been documented and creatively brought out in the coffee-table book.
The 11.40km long Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar line connects the eastern & western suburbs and has steadily grown in patronage, with the 400 million user-mark achieved in the past 4 years, through up to 382 trips daily with highest punctuality & cleanliness levels.