New Delhi: The government has decided to go forward with the Delhi Metros phase IV project and rapid rail system connecting the national capital with Meerut, Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri said. However, the Delhi government, is yet to give its approval for the project.
He said that the rail corridors, we will do on our own if they (Delhi government) are not willing to approve a project or provide funding, we are finding out the solution for it.
Meanwhile, the Delhi government had given in-principle approval to the phase IV metro project, but the files were pending with bureaucrats at the Delhi finance department, an official at the chief ministers office said.
The Delhi Metro authorities have approved a subsidiary company which will provide last-mile connectivity from metro stations, Puri said.