Chanting ‘Ganpati Bappa Maurya’ and ‘Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Ki Jai’, Punekars boarded their first Metro ride at 3:22 pm, minutes after Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the facility.
Many felt a jerk as the Metro started from Garware to Vanaz, the 5-km priority stretch.
“Hurrah! Metro finally arrived in Pune,” said Bibushan Chole, who is happy that he will not have to use PMPML now to travel between Vanaz and Garware.
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