Hyderabad: The L&T Metro will be completing the stretch from SR Nagar to LB Nagar by August, while that to Hitec City will be completed by September. “Stage 5 will be completed by August and Stage 4 up to Hitech City by September. The Metro connecting JBS will be completed by next year. By August or September, two corridors 1 and 3 will be completed,” M.P. Naidu, project director, L&T Metro, on Tuesday said.
90% of people using the Metro is regular commuters and pass holders, while around 60% is monthly travellers, he said.
“Per day 60,000 to 70,000 people are using the Metro.”
The Metro is designed for 50,000 commuters per direction during peak hour traffic and the L&T Metro is not yet at the frequency which it was planned for.