He took the ride between Janpath and Bata Chowk stations and interacted with co-passengers in the metro. Prime Minister also allowed his fellow commuters to take selfies.
Modi was slated to address a public meeting after inaugurating the metro corridor.
The Rs.2,900 crore project, an extension of the violet line between the ITO and Badarpur Metro stations, will have nine stations - Sarai, NHPC Chowk, Mewala Maharajpur, Sector 28, Badkal Mor, Old Faridabad, Neelam Chowk Ajronda, Bata Chowk and Escorts Mujesar.
About 1.95 lakh passengers are expected to use the new corridor every day by the year-end.
Here are the images of PM's journey in the metro:
PM Modi travels in Delhi Metro
Union Minister for Urban Development M Venkaiah Naidu, Union Minister for Rural Development Birender Singh, Haryana Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki and Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal received PM Modi at the Bata Chowk Metro station.
PM Modi boards metro train at Janpath
PM boards Delhi Metro train at Janpath, while going to Faridabad, for inauguration of Badarpur-Faridabad Metro Line.
PM interacts with commuters travelling in metro
PM Modi interacting with co-passengers while travelling by Delhi Metro to Faridabad.
PM Modi interacts with commuters
PM Modi talking to co-passengers while travelling in the metro.
PM Modi interacts with passengers
PM Modi shakes hand with fellow passengers while travelling in the metro. PM was slated to address a public meeting after inaugurating the metro corridor.
Selfie with PM Modi
PM Modi allows a girl passenger to take a selfie with him.
PM Modi interacts with child
PM Modi interacting with an infant kid with its mother travelling in the metro.
PM Modi waves at public outside metro
PM Modi waves at passengers while travelling by Delhi Metro to Faridabad for inauguration of Badarpur-Faridabad Metro Line.