Miyapur Metro Rail station abuzz with activity

Miyapur metro station becomes a major crowd puller on Sunday.
Miyapur metro station becomes a major crowd puller on Sunday.

Hyderabad: While, many thronged the station early in the day to board Metro train, later in the evening others flocked at the station to enjoy the recreational facilities developed in the vicinities to unwind.

To mark the inauguration of Hyderabad Metro Rail services, Metro rail authorities developed an inaugural plaza on the station premises. People were seen trying their hand at art and graffiti at the art spot and many others relaxed in the green lawns and took selfies at the inaugural plaza.

“Miyapur Metro Station has become the new selfie point in Hyderabad. The ambience here is fantastic, especially in the evening. It is a nice place to unwind,” said Anirudh, a youngster at the station.

Wide footpaths, street furniture, art spot and other pedestrian-friendly amenities in the premises are making people spend some quality time with friends and relatives.

“It is good to notice that many families are relaxing here and having a gala time,” said HMRL Managing Director NVS Reddy.

Much more is in store at the station with HMRL working on developing many more facilities at the station. Children can play games, elders can practice yoga and women can indulge in their pursuits, said the authorities adding that developments taken up here would create a space which can accommodate one lakh persons.