The metro system in Kochi Kerala is under construction and is expected to be ready by 7th June 2016. The estimated cost of this metro rail system is about Rs. 5,181 crore. This metro system has been laid to provide efficient, viable, safe, customer friendly and reliable commutation system and to improve the quality of life of the residents of Kochi. For effective implementation and construction of this metro rail certain strategic and operational goals and values have been set. Some of these goals include the introduction of a high-class metro rail system in Kochi to provide easy and convenient traveling for the people and thereby reducing the traffic. The metro rail will connect the Kochi International Airport thus saving time and offering connectivity. The metro rail system aims to provide improved infrastructure for the economic and transportation development to increase tourism in the city. This system lays importance on the safety and comfort of the user and will also improve add to the socio-cultural, environmental and economic progress of the city.
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