Now, Indian passengers traveling in Metro train can carry a heavier bag as the weight limit has been increased to 25 kg from 15 kg.
Metro Railways (Carriage and Ticket) Rules, 2014 was amended to pass new regulation. Baggage containing personal belongings should not be exceeding 80 cm x 50 cm x 30 cm in size and 25 kilograms in gross weight.
Passengers of the dedicated metro line for airport connection can carry the baggage of 32 kg. It should not be exceeding 90 cm x 75 cm x 45 cm in size.
Indian Metro train system and service are operational in 10 cities in India including Kolkata, Delhi, Bengaluru, Gurugram, Mumbai, Chennai, Jaipur, Kochi, Hyderabad, and Lucknow.
Although, under Modi government developing of metro trains has been planned in various cities in India like Agra, Kanpur, etc.
Metro rail has become the most affordable and convenient mode of travel. Metro rail is providing good connectivity in the congested cities of India.
The Kolkata Metro rail is the oldest metro service in the country established in the year 1984.