Mumbai: State Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis approved the DPR (Detailed Project Report) for the extension of Metro 4A project route from Kasarvadavali to Gaimukh in Thane district. The Metro 4A project, will have two stations- Gowniwada & Gaimukh- on the extended route. The estimated cost of the project is worth Rs 949 crore.
An official said, the 2.7km extension will ensure that the entire Ghodbunder Road is connected by the Metro corridor till Gaimukh.
This additional metro rail route is part of Wadala-Ghatkopar-Mulund-Thane Kasarvadavali corridor (32km).
The metro route extension will add 1.5 lakh commuters.
The metro project is expected to be completed by March 2022.