Date of Post: 29 Aug, 2017
Bangalore: The Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation (BMRCL) will acquire around 4,000sqm land of prime commercial properties for Vellara metro station on its ambitious 21.25km Red Line from Gottigere – Nagawara.
The 5,000 sq ft space of the Fatima Bakery & Supermarket will also be acquired to make way for entry/exit of the station.
- Apart from the bakery, land of the adjacent Hotel Tom’s, popular for its Mangalore cuisine, a fuel station, a garage will be acquired along with a strip of land belonging to the All Saints Church, according to BMRCL officials.
- Earlier, the BMRCL had decided to acquire around 20-30 properties to have 2 entry/exits for the Vellara station, but later only a single entry/exit was finalized, which will come right near Fatima bakery.