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, m?tro
an underground, or largely underground, railway system in certain cities, esp in Europe, such as that in Paris
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The Metro has started to bring back several benefits to the community such as the psychological & physical relief associated with the smooth mobility, and the reduced expenditure on car fuel and maintenance," noted Al Tayer.
Lodhi said that MWMC staff had already clealing the metro routes regularly on the directions of district government.
Another Metro official said bus operation closes at 10:00 pm.
Yet, passengers have always reported poor services in the metro due to regular technical problems, overcrowding, and accidents.
He said that iron pillars for underground metro stations at Chowk Kumharanwala had been completed while pillars had also been completed for installation of excavator and elevators.
Citing financial loss, the MMOPL has told the government that if the business failed to generate adequate revenue, it would be ' extremely difficult to run the metro operations'.
Upon consummation of the merger, FNB will appoint one current Metro Director to its board of directors.
He said that like Lahore metro bus project, Rawalpindi-Islamabad Metro Bus Project is also a masterpiece of architecture.
Simone is also negotiating with a national family-style restaurant chain that could open at Metro Center Atrium.
The unified design will make the metro project more distinguished and convenient for passengers, especially with each metro line having a different car color code, the commission said.
Metro areas that experience high employment growth also experience high population growth, and vice versa, during the period in question.
Those who have signed up to the smart cards can buy the passes directly from any Metro ticket machine.