Noida-Greater Noida Metro link to become operational in October: NMRC

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The 29.8km Noida-Greater Noida Metro link line will become operational from October, a Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) official said on Friday.

The NMRC on Friday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), stating that it will oversee the maintenance and operations of the Noida-Greater Noida Metro link for the initial year of its operations.

The MoU was signed in the presence of DMRC director AK Garg and the NMRC managing director Alok Tandon and the other officials. Tandon said the operations on Metro link will start in October.

This link has 21 Metro stations that include sectors 52, 51, 50, 78, 81, Dadri Road, sectors 83, 137, 142, 143, 144, 147, 153, 149, Knowledge Park 2, Knowledge Park 1, Pari Chowk, Alpha 1, Alpha 2, Delta 1 and Depot station. Around 20km of the line is located in Noida and the rest in Greater Noida.

Linking Noida-Greater Noida

With work on the metro project complete, the stretch is likely to be operational by October this year

The 29.707-km metro link will connect Noida and Greater Noida areas with rest of the Delhi-NCR.

  • Once this link is operational, one can seamlessly travel to IGI Delhi and other parts.
  • This link will recycle waste water and depend on solar power
  • All stations on the longest line to be operational at one go will have rainwater harvesting system to recharge groundwater table



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