New Delhi: The Union Urban Development ministry has approved the extension of the proposed Aerocity-Tughlaqabad & Defence Colony-Saket lines of metro rail upto Jaitpur & IGNOU, respectively. The announcement was made by BJP MP Ramesh Bidhuri here, on tuesday, after a meeting with Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu.
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The announcement for the same was made by BJP MP Ramesh Bidhuri
He met the Union minister & raised the demand of the Metro phase-4 lines.
Bidhuri was quoted as saying in a statement,“Naidu directed the officers that the work on the 4th phase of Delhi Metro should be expedited and the approval for the extension of the 2 lines given today be forwarded to the Delhi government.”
The Delhi government had approved the 4th phase of the Delhi Metro comprising 6 lines in July last year.
The work on it was scheduled to start in the current year & expected to be completed in 3 years.