Nagpur:Nagpur Metro has completed all tests for the Metro trial run between Mihan and Khapri metro rail stations. The trial run can now be undertaken anytime in this stretch of 1.50km.
Yesterday, Nagpur Metro successfully ran Buland — the electrical shunting vehicle utilized for track testing — between Mihan depot and Khapri metro rail station. “All tests have been done successfully on the track between Mihan depot and Khapri. Senior chief project manager (rolling stock) Janak Kumar Garg, additional chief project manager (track) Ravi Kumar, and senior deputy general manager (depot) Sai Sharan Dixit tested Buland on the stretch. The test was successful in all manners. Now, Metro rail trial run can be conducted in this stretch,” Mahametro official said.
Mahametro had commenced trial run from Mihan depot to some distance towards Khapri early this month.
Mahametro official added now the target is to do the test run from Khapri to New Airport metro rail station. “Various types of tests and works are going on in this stretch. Trial run of Metro rail can be done from New Airport metro rail station to Mihan depot once test run on the stretch between Khapri and New Airport metro rail station is completed,” he said.