Delhi and Lucknow Metro-rail projects inaugurated

Infrastructure Transport

Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently inaugurated two major metro-rail projects, for Lucknow Metro Rail (LMRC) and Delhi Metro Rail (DMRC). The two projects have been constructed by a Tata Projects-led JV. 

While DMRC inaugurated its Rs 7.78-billion first-line extension, which is the first metro line to reach the interiors of Ghaziabad, LMRC opened its 3.68-km Hussainganj-Hazratganj underground extension.

The 9.63-km Dilshad Garden-Ghaziabad New Bus Adda elevated extension is along the first-line alignment and includes a 170-m bridge across Hindon River. 
Speaking on the inauguration of Delhi Metro’s new line, Rahul Shah, COO (Urban Infra), Tata Projects, said, “We are proud to have executed these projects by ado