Hyderabad: Governor ESL Narasimhan along with Municipal Administration and Urban Development Minister KT Rama Rao on Wednesday traveled in the Hyderabad Metro Rail and inspected the works going on for the project which is scheduled for a launch on November 28.
Accompanied by officials, the Governor and Minister traveled in the Metro service from SR Nagar to Miyapur.
Apart from HMRL Managing Director NVS Reddy, others who accompanied the VVIP passengers included Chief Secretary SP Singh and Municipal Secretary Navin Mittal.
It was on Monday that DVS Raju, Chief Electrical Inspector (CEIG), Government of India, for Hyderabad Metro Rail, had conducted the statutory inspection of Overhead Electric Traction System (OETS) between Begumpet to SR Nagar through Ameerpet Metro stations and accorded sanction for energisation of the OETS.
Energisation of the OETS facilitated movement of trains for trial runs from Mettuguda to SR Nagar via the interchange station at Ameerpet and there by connecting the entire stretch for commissioning i.e., from Nagole to Miyapur.
On Tuesday, the trial runs from Begumpet to Ameerpet were held.