Hyderabad Metro Rail Limited bags several awards
Hyderabad Metro Rail Limited bagged six awards and memorial cups in the recently concluded Telangana Garden Festival 2017 conducted at Peoples’ Plaza in the city.
The awards won included Telangana Amaraveerula Memorial Cup for ‘Overall Innovative Theme of Garden Festival 2017’ and Kurra Pullaiah Rolling Cup for ‘Landscaping and Beautification’ of Metro Rail Bhavan, Begumpet.
The HMRL is planting 5 lakh ornamental plants and 25,000 avenue plants in the central medians under the metro viaducts.
HMRL Managing Director NVS Reddy said this was in addition to plantation of six lakh avenue and ornamental plants and translocation of 2,025 grown up trees in last five years.
Congratulating the horticulture team, Reddy wanted them to contribute to the success of Haritha Haram project in the city.
Focus should be on beautification of the Metro Rail corridors by large scale plantations at the Metro station areas, central medians below the viaduct and in the nearby open spaces.