Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) on Monday unveiled the two dimensional (2D) design and the three dimensional (3D) mock-up of Lucknow metro train to Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
LMRC MD, Kumar Keshav explained the detailed process involved in the design of ultra-modern train cars for Lucknow metro project including various features provided for comfort and convenience of commuters and safety including facilities for differently abled passengers.
Special attention has been given to passengers’ comfort with provision of 186 seats in longitudinal configuration and two dedicated zones for differently abled passengers. Screens displaying useful travel information have been placed at convenient locations inside the metro visible to all. Each four car metro train has been designed to carry about 1100 passengers at a time.
The passenger safety features includes emergency communication facilities including talkback facility for passengers for talking to train operator directly, CCTV images inside trains to be displayed to train operator as well as at centralised security control room.