A formal nod has been given by the state to Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to revise and update Mumbai Metro Master Plan for the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA).
Mumbai Metro will be made functional from June 8, the ride will be from Versova to Ghatkopar station.
Mumbai Metro One (MM1), which is building the first metro line ( Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar), has agreed to a demand by citizen groups to ensure more guards at project sites near schools. At a meeting at Chakala in Andheri, the citizens pointed out that precautions should be taken to ensure against injuries to school children.
Mumbai Metro One Pvt Ltd (MMOPL) has filed a special leave petition (SLP) in the Supreme Court against the Bombay high court decision to grant a stay on the fare hike proposed by the fare fixation committee (FFC).
Over 18.5 million commuters travelled on the Mumbai Metro from its inaugural date of June 8 this year till August 10,Reliance Infrastructure arm Mumbai Metro One Pvt Ltd (MMOPL) that operates the metro, said on Monday.
The Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar Metro is ready to roll out next month—the city's next mega project after the Sahar Elevated corridor, monorail and Santa Cruz-Chembur Link Road was thrown open this year.
The cost of the most expensive transport infrastructure project planned for the city till date, the Rs 23,136-crore Colaba-Bandra-Seepz Metro Rail, is set to escalate further.
Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation for two new Mumbai Metro routes and a world-class memorial for Dr. B. R. Ambedkar here on October 4, official sources said here on Tuesday.
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MMRDA officials have sought suggestions from the public for Mumbai Metro's third line. The line, which is expected to be underground from Colaba-Mahim-BKC-Seepz, is expected to cost Rs 18,000 crore and will be 33 km long, making it the longest metro line planned for the city.
Enthused by the support of Mumbaikars to the proposed 34-km underground Metro line between Colaba and SEEPZ in Andheri via Bandra, hundreds of western suburb residents have demanded diversion of the underground route from Bandra up to Charkop, instead of the proposed elevated route.
The Maharashtra cabinet cleared two new Mumbai metro railway line routes, an official in the Maharashtra Chief Minister's Office said here today.