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Lucknow metro faces technical glitch on first day, hundreds of passengers stuck inside

Lucknow metro faces technical glitch on first day, hundreds of passengers stuck inside
Written by Pallavi Parmar

Lucknow metro train was stuck on Wednesday morning during the first day of Lucknow Metro’s commercial operations. More than 500 passengers got stuck inside the second metro train for over an hour. This problem kept panicking people as the lights and air conditioner went off due to some technical glitch. Today was the first day of the public launch of a metro in Lucknow. As per the reports the Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation team took a long time to detect the problem. This halt just came after a flagged off day where Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has a commercial run of the Lucknow Metro Rail service.

The Lucknow metro train temporarily stopped today near Alambagh station because of the technical glitches. As per the reports the rescue team took around 20 minutes to reach the spot to check the fault. The hundreds of passengers were stuck inside the Lucknow Metro in Today’s morning for over one hour because of the technical glitches on the first day of its public launch. There were no lights and no air conditioning. Yesterday Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath along with Ram Naik had jointly inaugurated the Lucknow metro. After the technical glitch, the Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation team came to rescue people from the train. The people of Lucknow were very excited and eagerly waiting to have a first trip or ride of the much-awaited metro.

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Pallavi Parmar

Journalism is my profession, Blogging and Writing are my passion, Travelling is my love, Food is my life and Feminist by nature.