Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik, senior Ministers of the state cabinet, local legislators and Union Minister of State for Housing and Urban Development Hardeep Puri were present on the occasion along with Principal Advisor to the project E. Sreedharan.
The 8.5 km stretch of the rapid transport system Lucknow Metro -- starting from Transport Nagar to Charbagh railway station -- will be open for public from Wednesday.
Mr Adityanath also thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for facilitating a loan from the European Investment Bank for the project.
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