Union Minister H S Puri inaugurates Unattended Train Operations on Delhi Metro network

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New Delhi: Union Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep S. Puri along with Transport Minister for the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi Kailash Gahlot today virtually inaugurated the Unattended Train Operations (UTO) on the Pink Line of the Delhi Metro.

Secretary, Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs,  Durga Shanker Mishra and Dr. Mangu Singh, MD, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation were also present on the occasion.

Addressing on the occasion, Hardeep S. Puri said that we are witnessing another historic occasion where we will see the Delhi Metro become one of the largest driverless metro networks in the world.

Prime Minister  Narendra Modi launched the first driverless train operations of the Delhi Metro in December 2020, when he flagged off the Magenta Line’s driverless operations, and in the next 11 months, we are adding 59 km stretch of driverless operations