The Kochi Metro Rail
is a proposed mass transit system for the South Indian city of Kochi
. It was one of the first proposed in India but was delayed for a variety of reasons. It is now planned to be commissioned by 2011. The alignment was created by the Delhi metro rail corporation
and is planned to be made on a Public-private partnership
basis. The nodal agency for the project is KINFRA
. Kochi Metro Rail Corporation has been created specially for this project.
The Delhi metro rail corporation has proposed a route spanning 26km from Thripunithura