Lahore's Orange Line Metro Train to run from October 28.

LAHORE -- After the completion of construction work on 13 stations, the first train under the mass-transit project, 'Orange Line Metro Train (OLMT)', will run from October 28.

The Metro train will run between Dera Gujran to Anarkali, whereas, the concerned authorities decided to conduct its a test for running it through electricity after the completion of 13 high-voltage substations in Lahore, the provincial capital of Punjab.

Moreover, the construction work of 11 other stations will be completed by November, signalling that the first-ever mass-transit project will be made operational soon after coming out of its trial period to run the trains through electricity.

According to reports, Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar will be the chief guest of the event for the launching of its testing phase.

Earlier, CM Buzdar chaired a high-level session to review the OLMT project and testing phase of the Metro trains through a briefing by the officials.

The chief minister said that the...

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