KOCHI: The Kochi Metro Rail Ltd (KMRL) has decided to rent out over 40,000 sq ft space available in various stations at reasonable rates.
The auction for renting out spaces will take place within two months.
Retail, kiosk and commercial spaces are available at Aluva, Pulinchodu, Companypadi, Ambattukavu, Kalamassery, Cusat, Edappally, JLN Stadium, Elamkulam, Vyttilla, Thaikkoodam and Petta stations.
Office spaces are available at Aluva, Pulinchodu, Muttom, Kalamassery, Pathadippalam, Edappally, Elamkulam and Vyttilla Metro stations. Arrangements will also be made by KMRL for prospective renters’ physical inspection of spaces on pre-fixed dates.
The agency said that the advantage of opting Metro stations are uninterrupted power and water supply. The tenants will get an edge of the Metro’s security system and reputation of location advantage while occupying the area.
KMRL may also plan to provide special rates or cards to employees of its tenants for easy and fast travel.