Amaravati: Detailed Project Report (DPR) for metro rail project for Vijayawada, would be revised within 3 months, Minister for Municipal Administration P Narayana said. The DPR would be prepared for 65 km long metro corridor, Narayana said.
On Wednesday, he reviewed the progress of metro project with AMRC (Amaravati Metro Rail Corporation) MD N P Ramakrishna Reddy and representatives of German development bank, KfW, and Systra at the Secretariat.
Initially, the first DPR was prepared for 25 km long corridor and later it was extended to Gannavaram airport & Amaravati.
“Now the government planned to extend it up to Jakkampudi,” he said.
The DPR would be prepared as per new metro policy 2017 which could be submitted within 3 months.
The KFW would provide Rs 8 crore for metro rail project.