Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to inaugurate the Kanpur Metro rail services on December 28, said district administration officials privy to the development, on Tuesday. IIT K convocation
Additional chief secretary, UP, Avanish Awasthi has written to the Kanpur district magistrate Vishakh G, seeking details of the metro project and the IIT-Kanpur’s convocation. In his letter, the Awasthi has clearly mentioned that the prime minister is proposed to inaugurate the metro services and attend the convocation at IIT-Kanpur on December 28, the officials said.
The letter has also been marked to the officer on special duty to PMO, Sanjay Bhavsar, commissioner of Kanpur division, Dr Raj Shekhar; managing director of UP Metro Rail Corporation, Kumar Keshav and the director of IIT Kanpur.