PM Modi inaugurated Kochi metro on Saturday, when he rode the new train with Kerala CM Pinayari Vijayan, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu, Governor P Sathasivam, MP KV Thomas, Minister Thomas Chandy and Mayor Soumini Jain.
TKochi is the first city in India that will have a modern, open-loop smart card which can be used with other modes of transportation, like buses or autos, and the Kochi metro card is a multipurpose card that can also be used as a normal debit card.
Kochi was selected as a Smart City in Round one of the challenge in January 2016 and I hope it will do even better in the days to comePM Narendra Modi
The metro will be open to public on Monday. So Enjoy the ride!