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Delhi Metro sets new ridership record
New Delhi, 06 July, 2011
More than 17 lakh people travelled on
the Delhi Metro Monday, its highest one-day ridership till
date, a statement said.
"Delhi Metro recorded the highest ever ridership figure of
17,20,382 Monday, surpassing the earlier record set on June
13, when 16,93,488 people travelled by the Metro," said the
statement issued by Delhi Metro.
In another first, the Delhi Metro has been registering a
ridership of over 16 lakh on each of the working days in the
past one month.
The average ridership, which was around 15.5 lakh during
weekdays till May 2011, has now touched 16.5 lakh on working
days, the statement added.