Nagpur Metro launches ‘evacuation chair service’ for emergency, differently-abled, senior citizens


    Radhika Dhawad | Jul 1, 2019 17:46

    Nagpur Metro launched the facility of ‘evacuation chair’ for commuters. The chair is a solution for smooth stairway ascent and decent during an emergency.
    Evacuation chair service

    Nagpur Metro on Monday launched the facility of ‘evacuation chair’ for its commuters. The chair is a solution for smooth stairway ascent and decent during an emergency. The chair will be used for safely moving the physically handicapped passengers, elderly passengers and those in need.

    Anil Kokate, Chief Vigilance Officer at Nagpur Metro, told Nation Next, “We’ve already commenced the services at all the metro stations at Nagpur. Currently the services for passengers are for emergency but we soon plan to extend it to differently-abled and senior citizens. It’s free of cost.” 

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