All the maintenance work of Metro Railway generally get held between 11pm and 6am. But from upcoming weeks onwards there will be heavy underground stations noise boots, blank shots and dummy grenades for atleast 7 hours. The National Security Guard NSG will be conducting mock drills in the Metro rail network.
Recently the yagna was held commencing the work of East-West Metro at Bangabashi crossing on Howrah. This pooja takes place after eighteen month impasse over route alignment from Centre and the state. The 3 lines were Dumdum to Tollygunge, Bidhannager to Ramrajatala and Dakshineswar – Thakurpukur.
The yagna was done to denote the start of the underground project phase. This event was attended by many higher Officials from Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation and Afcons Transtomme Lsproy Line 2 of kolkata metro rail is on the East-West corridor of Kolkata is a rapid transit system covering Kolkata, Salt Lake and Howrah in West Bengal.