Date of Post: 25 June, 2018
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Mundka-Bahadurgarh section of the Delhi Metro’s Green Line. The Delhi Metro, on Sunday , opened its 11.18 KM long Mundka to City Park (Bahadurgarh) section of Green Line for passenger services from 4 PM onwards.
- “The Metro will bring convenience to this part, which is considered the gateway to Haryana … We have seen how the Metro in Delhi has positively impacted the lives of citizens,” Modi said in his address.
- The Mundka-Bahadurgarh stretch, with 7 stations, would be an extension of the existing Green Line (standard-gauge tracks) from Inderlok to Mundka.
- Union Urban Development Minister Hardeep Puri and Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar attended the function in Bahadurgarh.
- After the opening of this corridor, the entire Inderlok-Bahadurgarh section would become 26.33 km long.
- The Delhi Metro network will now expand to 288 km with 208 stations.
- This section will be metro’s 3rd line of connectivity to the neighbouring state of Haryana.
- Metro services are already operational in Gurgaon & Faridabad.
The main highlights of this section are as follows:
- Route Length: 11.183 Km
- Number of Stations : 07 (All Elevated)
- In Delhi: Mundka industrial Area, Ghevra, Tikri Kalan, Tikri Border
- In Haryana: Modern Industrial Estate, Bus Stand, City Park
- Colour Code: Green (Extension of the Inderlok – Mundka Corridor)
- Gauge: Standard Gauge (Rolling Stock similar to Green and Violet Lines)
- After the completion of this corridor, the entire Inderlok/Kirti Nagar – Bahadurgarh section will become 29.64 kilometres long.