Railway Minister Piyush Goyal will inaugurate the first phase of East – West Metro in Kolkata today.
In this phase, trains will play from Salt Lake’s sector five to Salt Lake Stadium. Passenger services will start in this 5.8 Kilometres stretches from Friday.
The services will remain open from 8 in the morning to till 8 at night with 20 minutes frequencies of trains within six stations.
Mr Goyal will also launch several other Railway projects for West Bengal from the same venue.