Date of Post: 14 June, 2018
Mumbai: The state chief minister Devendra Fadnavis will approach the World Bank for funding the Virar-Alibaug multi-modal corridor project, a senior Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) official said. The Detailed Project Report (DPR) will be ready by the end of the June. The project will be completed by 2024.
- Additional metropolitan commissioner of MMRDA, Sanjay Khandare said,“The CM is planning to approach the World Bank to fund the corridor and tenders will be floated after that.”
- Work on the corridor between Navghar in Virar and Alibaug in Raigad district will be completed in 2 phases-
- The phase-1 is a 98 km long stretch between Navghar & Jite near Panvel
- The phase-2 is a 28km stretch from Jite to Alibaug
- The total estimated cost of the project is Rs 22,300 crore.
The 100-km long corridor will have:
- Metro rail corridors with 32 metro stations
- 72 bridges
- 21 flyovers
- 5 tunnels
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