The Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Company (UPMRC) has obtained the Supreme Courtroom’s inexperienced sign for the Agra Metro rail Challenge. UPMRC has obtained a go-ahead from the highest courtroom on a situation that can plant 18,230 saplings through the undertaking execution part. Upcoming Agra Metro could have two corridors — Hall-1 of 14 kms from Taj East Gate to Sikandra and Hall-2 of 15.4 km from Agra Cantt to Kalindi Vihar. It can have 23 elevated and eight underground stations. Agra Metro estimated value might be round Rs 8,380 crore and the undertaking will profit over 20 lakh individuals.
Taking it to Twitter, Secretary, Ministry of Housing & City Affairs, Durga Shanker Mishra stated, “Congratulations to residents of this historic metropolis for they are going to have world-class Metro system now. PM laid its basis stone on March 8, 2019 however the work couldn’t take off in view of the Supreme Courtroom’s keep order.”
- Agra Metro undertaking to have two corridors. It can have 23 elevated and eight underground stations.
- Hall 1 might be of 14 km whereas Hall 2 might be 15.4 km lengthy.
- Agra Metro will cowl locations like Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Agra Faculty, Agra Mandi, Agra Cantt, Fatehbad Street and different areas.
“I’m positive with its excellent observe file in implementing Lucknow and Kanpur Metro, it’s going to now take up the bodily work on the website at a quick tempo. I count on that undertaking might be accomplished in time which can additional the picture of Agra as one of many top-most vacationer locations on this planet and can assist quick observe the financial development and improvement of town and round,” Shankar Mishra stated.
Proposed map of stations within the Agra Metro undertaking
The City Affairs Secretary added, “Metro will present setting pleasant, handy, comfy and hassle-free connectivity to main residential, business and vacationer websites like Taj Mahal and Agra Fort, and so forth.”