Hyderabad: The Hyderabad Metro rail again touched a new high ridership of 1.07 lakh passengers on Thursday. The ridership is increasing each day and Ameerpet interchange station saw the highest number of passengers plying.
The maximum travellers were from Uppal, JNTU and Secunderabad.
This high patronage is due to traffic congestion near Erragadda, where civic body is taking up road repair activity.
“It was 1.07 lakh total ridership and 98,000 paid passengers on Thursday,” HMRL MD NVS Reddy said.
On an average, around 80,000 passengers are travelling in Metro rail per day.
This season’s highest patronage of nearly 1.50 lakh passengers was recorded on August 7.
Deepak Kumar is a part of the content team of Rail Analysis India as a writer and analyst . His focus is on new initiatives on the Railway Sector of India . Please reach us at email@example.com for more information .