Date Of Post : 03 Feb, 2018
Bangalore: BEML (Bharat Earth Movers Limited) is likely to hand over the first set of 3 coaches to Bangalore Metro Rail on February 14.
- Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) managing director Mahendra Jain said,”BEML will hand over the first three coaches to BMRCL the same day in the presence of Bengaluru development minister K J George. We will have to integrate the new coaches into an existing train and conduct test runs. The first six-car train will commence operations after clearance from railway safety authorities.”
- Jain said,”We are expecting these procedures will be completed at the earliest and be ready for commercial operations by March.”
- The coaches are ready to be officially handed over to BMRCL, sources said.
- The trial run is expected scheduled to be completed in a month.
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