Date of Post : 29 June, 2017
Jammu: Dr. Mandeep K Bhandari, Divisional Commissioner, chaired a meeting to review the progress of feasibility report for construction of Metro Rail Project in Jammu city.
Various aspects of phase-1 of the project include expected cost, routes, rail stations, over head bridges & construction technology were discussed during the meeting.
- The Divisional Commissioner stressed upon the officers to use the latest technology so that the best service can be provided to the passengers.
- Stage-I, MRTS (Mass Rapid Transit System) Master Plan for study area has been completed & Stage-II, DPR (Detailed project report) for agreed Priority MRTS Corridors is in progress and would be ready by August after consultation with various stakeholders, the meeting informed.
- The DPR comprises of 2 corridors in first Phase Kheri to Exhibition ground (11 km) & Barnai to Bari Brahmana Railway Station (25 km)