Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Magenta Line of the Delhi Metro, through which traveling between South Delhi and Noida for NCR commuters become more convenient. PM Modi will also address a public meeting in Noida, after inaugurating the 12.64-km section of Delhi Metro’s Magenta line, which connects Noida’s Botanical Garden to South Delhi’s Kalkaji Mandir. The New Magenta Line metro will cover the distance of Kalkaji to Noida’s Botanical Garden in just 19 minutes, thus facilitating easy access for commuters from South Delhi to Noida, and vice versa. Tight Security arrangements were heightened ahead in place for the Prime Minister’s visit. Special Protection Group of over 5,000 security personnel will remain on duty for the day across the city. Apart from this, Provincial Armed Constabulary and paramilitary forces will also be the part of all security arrangements.
The Areas will remain under severe traffic restrictions from 7 am till evening, through which the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s motorcade will pass. The group of forces for today launch will include 8 superintendents of police (SPs), 20 additional superintendents of police (ASPs), 130 traffic sub-inspectors, 102 traffic head constables, 65 deputy superintendents of police (DSPs), 140 inspectors, 440 sub-inspectors, 150 head constables, 1,750 constables, 17 traffic inspectors, and 333 traffic constables, said by Noida police spokesperson.
On the other hand, the National Capital ruling Aam Admi Party has criticised the Modi’s government as the Delhi’s Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal did not receive the invitation for the inauguration, according to the reports.
Apart from this, the Magenta Line launch has remained in headlines for the wrong reasons as, during a trail of the driverless train on the Magenta Line, the train was crashed. Two coaches were badly damaged but it was empty. DMRC also dismissed there two employees because of this Crash.
On this Christmas Delhi gets the Magenta Line and also the Mumbai commuters will get the AC locals as their Santa’s gift.