In Bengaluru today the President Pranab Mukherjee is going to inaugurate the first phase of Green Line of 'Namma Metro'. It is of 10.5-km which will connect Nagasandra in the north to Yelachanahalli in the south. From today only the commercial operations for the same will also start.
It is expected that the ceremony will be held at Vidhan Soudha in the Karnataka capital. The first phase of Namma Metro which consists of the Green and the Purple lines will be completed after the launch of the green line.
In April 2016 the Purple Line, which connects Baiyappanahalli in the east toMysuru Road in the west became operational.
Today, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Aluva, Kerala will inaugurate the Kochi Metro.