Photo contest to celebrate 1st year of Kochi Metro; Rs 1.5 lakh worth gifts await winners
Kochi: Kochi Metro will be completing first year of service in June. As part of its first birthday, KMRL (Kochi Metro Rail Limited) is organizing an innovative contest ‘Kochi Metro 365’ for the commuters.
To participate in the contest, commuters just have to upload pictures related to metro on the website of KMRL. The contest will open on April 3 and will close on April 12. Rs 1000 has to be paid as registration fee to take part in the contest. A person can upload two entries. The photograph should have a caption and a description.
Gifts worth Rs 1.5 lakh await the winners of the contest. There is also a plan to make a coffee table book compiling 300 selected pictures from the entries. KMRL Managing Director A.P. M. Mohammed Hanish said it will be the first metro book made with people’s participation in the country.
The winner will get a cash prize of Rs 50,000. Second prize is Rs 25,000 and third prize Rs 15,000. Other gifts will also be presented in addition to the cash prizes. For more details, visit the official website of metro www.kochimetro.org.