India, Oct. 14 -- The Maharashtra government on Wednesday allowed resumption of Metro Rail services from October 15, in a graded manner as part of its "Mission Begin Again".

After the announcement, the Mumbai Metro thanked the Maharashtra government for allowing metro operations and said it will resume operations from October 19.

"@MumMetro is thankful to Government of Maharashtra for allowing metro operations. We have already initiated safety inspections and trial runs, and are set to restart passenger operations from Monday, 19th October 2020, 8:30 am," it said in a tweet.

"Mumbai Metro One is ready to resume its services again. Following all safety and hygiene measures, we're ready to welcome our Metrokars back on Monday, Oct 19, 20...