Noida: Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) has come up with a ‘gift’ for the commuters of Aqua Line to mark the celebration of Amrit Mahotsav. It has started distributing smart cards worth Rs 100 to the travelers on the Aqua line completely free of cost.
One can avail the facility till 4th of February. According to a statement issued by Noida Metro Rail Corporation, commuters are simply ecstatic with this facility and more than 4 thousand smart cards have already been distributed in last 6 days. The authority has also mentioned that the number of distributed cards is five times higher than normal days.
Generally, commuters have to spend Rs 100 to purchase a metro smart card on normal days and they are supposed to recharge it with minimum amount of Rs 200.
However, NMRC has joined hands with the State Bank of India (SBI) to distribute these cards for free. The process of getting a smart card is easy and simple; you just need to fill out a form so that your KYC can be done. The last date to get the free metro card from NMRC is 4th February, 2023. Free smart cards are available at all 21 stations of the Aqua line of Noida Metro.