Date Of Post: 02 Jan, 2018
Mumbai: The MMRDA has decided to link Metro-4 with Metro-3 at the CSMT (Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus). Senior officials from the MMRDA confirmed that the partially underground extension of Metro-4 (Wadala-Thane-Kasarvadavali) from Wadala to the general post office (GPO) in south Mumbai will be linked to Metro-3 (Colaba-Bandra-Seepz) corridor at the CSMT.
- The two Metro corridors will be linked underground at the CSMT Metro station being planned for Metro 3.
- The extension to the Metro-4 line will pass through the Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT) land on the eastern waterfront.
- Officials said, of the 9km extension, 6 km on the southernmost part will be underground.
- UPS Madan, metropolitan commissioner, MMRDA, said,“The detailed project report is in its final stages. Once the alignment is finalised, it will be presented to the executive committee and the cabinet for a final approval.”
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