Date Of Post: 04 May, 2018
New Delhi: Delhi Metro rail, on Thursday, celebrates 24th Foundation Day. The Former President of India, Sh. Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday graced the 24th Foundation Day celebration of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). “Everyone who is a Delhite, lives in Delhi, feels proud of an organisation, that is, DMRC,” Former President of India, Sh. Pranab Mukherjee said while addressing the 24th Foundation Day of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation.
- “Individual excellence, we find many a times. But that excellence to be converted and combined into collective excellence is not easy. The secret of successful corporation management is to build up this team work. I am happy that DMRC, from the very beginning, has built up this team work and this team spirit is the root of the success of the Delhi Metro,” he said, according to a DMRC statement.
- The Chief Secretary of Delhi, Anshu Prakash, appreciated the Delhi Metro and said, we have witnessed phenomenal growth from Phase 1 which was about 65 kilometres to over 252 kilometres now.
- In the next one year, we will add another 100 kilometres, he said.
- Dr. Mangu Singh, Managing Director, DMRC, in his welcome address, informed that in the last one year, Delhi Metro had opened about 40 kilometres of new lines across 3 different corridors and another 35 kilometres of new sections were now ready for operations.