Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday travelled in the Delhi metro.

Modi travelled from Dhaula Kuan to Dwarka and shared a picture on social networking site Twitter.

"Really enjoyed the ride. Thanks Delhi Metro. Thanks Sreedharan ji!," tweeted the prime minister.

In another tweet, Modi said: "Sreedharan ji would always tell me to experience the Delhi Metro. Today I had the opportunity to do so on the way to Dwarka." 

Former Delhi metro chief E. Sreedharan is popularly known as the "Metro Man".