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Lucknow Metro announces insurance cover for passengers

IANS  |  Lucknow 

While all necessary arrangements have been done to ensure the safety of passengers on board the Metro, the Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) on Tuesday announced that it had entered into an agreement with the United Company for passenger accident and public liability

"For all passengers travelling on the Metro service, there would be a Rs four lakh cover per person, for any accident that leads to death, permanent total disability, permanent partial disability, temporary disability and medical expenses and/or compensation awarded by any court of the land or tribunal," Director (operations) Mahendra Kumar said.

Against any similar accidents to people present in the Metro station premises other than paid area and trains, including unpaid areas, circulating area, parking area or any other areas under the jurisdiction of the LMRC, on any one accident, the cover sum in total is Rs 10 lakh, Kumar added.

--IANS

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First Published: Tue, September 12 2017. 21:48 IST
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