The Hon’ble Chief Minister of Kerala, Shri.Pinarayi Vijayan has inaugurated the commercial operations of the second reach of Kochi Metro in the presence of Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister, Shri.Hardeep Singh Puri, KMRL Managing Director Shri. Elias George IAS Opposition Leader Shri. Ramesh Chennithala and State Transport Minister Shri. Thomas Chandy. Prior to the inauguration, the Chief Minister along with the Union Minister flagged off the ride and took the ride in Metro from JLN Stadium to Maharaja’s Ground and then came back to Kaloor station. The second reach extends from JLN Stadium to Maharaja’s Ground.