Metro Railway passenger earnings

Kolkata
5 May 2017

Metro Railway carried as many as many 1 crore 62 lakh passengers in a single month of April, 2017 which is 15 lakh passengers more than 1 crore 47 lakh  passengers carried  in the corresponding month of the  last year  i.e. April, 2016 and it is about 10% high  in comparison to last April.
Accordingly, earnings have also soared high to Rs. 15.17 crore in comparison to Rs. 13.99 crore in April, 2016.  This is about 8.38% higher than the earnings in April, 2016 which is an all time high record created by Metro Railway.
This was made possible by running more services from 278 to 300 and extension of more services from 74 to 100 in Dumdum – Noapara Section. Above all, Metro’s reliability and punctuality have also attracted the passengers to achieve this feat. (EOIC)