Kochi Metro: Oppo Electronics, Muthoot Fincorp Earn Semi-Naming Rights


Kochi: Oppo Electronics (Kerala) Private Limited has won the tender for Semi-Naming Rights of Edappally and MG Road stations of Kochi Metro to have the right to carry their brand name at selected locations in these stations. The stations will be displayed as Edappally Oppo station and MG Road Oppo station respectively. Muthoot Fincorp has succeeded in bidding for the Semi-Naming Rights for Aluva, Kalamasserry and Kaloor stations of Kochi Metro Project.

By providing the Semi-Naming Rights for five stations in the Aluva-Maharajas stretch, KMRL would earn Rs. 15.2 crore per year. The contract is for three years.

Apart from displaying their names on the entry-exit structures, these two brands will also get an average of 2500 sq. ft. of space inside and outside of each station for their branding.

Only five out of 16 stations were available for providing Semi-Naming Rights. KMRL got the highest quoted amount for Edappally station and lowest for Kalamassery.