Date of Post: 24 Oct, 2018
New Delhi: The Shiv Vihar-Trilokpuri Sanjay Lake section of Delhi Metro’s Pink Line will open by Diwali. The 17.86 km-long elevated section of east delhi has of 15 elevated stations, out of these 15 stations 3 elevated stations have interchange facilities. A DMRC official said, after the opening of this new section, the Delhi Metro network will expand upto 314 km.
- The Shiv Vihar-Trilokpuri Sanjay Lake section is part of the 59 km-long Majlis Park-Shiv Vihar corridor (Pink Line) of the DMRC’s Phase-3 network.
- The 15 stations on this section are- Trilokpuri Sanjay Lake, East Vinod Nagar-Mayur Vihar-II , Mandawali-West Vinod Nagar, IP Extension, Anand Vihar ISBT, Karkardooma, Karkardooma Court, Krishna Nagar, East Azad Nagar, Welcome, Jaffrabad, Maujpur- Babarpur, Gokulpuri, Johri Enclave and Shiv Vihar.
- He said “The main highlight of this section will be the presence of 3 interchange stations i.e. Anand Vihar (with Blue Line), Karkardooma (with Blue Line) and Welcome (with Red Line).”
- It will leave just the Lajpat Nagar-Trilokpuri corridor unopened after the expected inauguration on this Diwali.
- The Majlis Park-Lajpat Nagar corridor was inaugurated, on August 6, taking the Pink Line span to 29.66 km, and the entire operational span of the DMRC to 296 km with 214 stations.
- The first corridor of the Pink Line, spanning over 20 km, from Majlis Park to Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus, was opened on March 14, connecting north and south campuses of the Delhi University on the DMRC network for the first time.
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