Ministry of Culture

A Special Delhi Metro Train to Commemorate ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ Inaugurated

Posted On: 25 JAN 2022 7:54PM by PIB Delhi

As part of the ongoing ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav-celebrating 75 years of India’s Independence’ (AKAM), a specially decorated Metro train was inauguratedat Yamuna Bank Metro Station on the Blue Line today morning. The train was inducted into passenger services immediately after the launch.The exterior of this eight-coach special train has been exclusively wrapped and decorated with collage of photographs and slogans depicting the glorious history of its people, culture and achievements in the last 75 years signifying the spirit of ‘Aatmnirbhar Bharat’. It was launched in the presence of Dr. Mangu Singh, Managing Director, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation and other senior officials

The train has been symbolically launched on the occasion of Republic Day Celebrations to spread the idea of nationalism and unity amongst general public. This special train will continue to remain in service throughout the commemorative period of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’.

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