PM Modi will inaugurate Agra metro rail project today ... Know all details here

PM Modi will lay the foundation stone of the Agra Metro Rail today.

PM Modi will inaugurate Agra metro rail project today ... Know all details here
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Amit Kumar, New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi  will gift Agra the Metro Rail today. 


PM Modi will lay the foundation stone of the Agra Metro Rail today. PM Modi will attend the event through video conference. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will also attend the program. 


Union Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs, independent charge Hardeep Singh Puri will also be present on the occasion of laying the foundation stone for construction of the metro rail project.


The work of Agra Metro will be completed in two phases. The first phase is targeted to be completed by December 2022. For this, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has issued special instructions to the Uttar Pradesh Metro Rail Corporation (UPMRC). 


The metro rail project will benefit more than 26 lakh population of Agra. Also, the metro will be a great service for about 60 lakh tourists coming to Agra every year.


According to the plan, the metro rail service from Sikandra to Taj East Gate will be started in the first phase by December 2022. The total cost of Agra Metro will be Rs 8379.62 crore. In this, the Taj East Gate corridor will be constructed from Sikandra in the first phase. Firstly a primary section of 6 kilometers from Taj East to Jama Masjid will be prepared. A total of 6 metro stations will be built in this section. In this, Taj East Gate, Basai, Fatehabad Road 3 upstream metro stations will be built. Taj Mahal, Agra Fort and Jama Masjid will be underground metro stations.


The second corridor will be constructed between Agra Cantt to Kalindi Vihar. The length of this corridor will be 15.4 kilometres. There will be a total of 14 stations under it. In the second corridor, construction of metro stations at Agra Cantt, Sadar Bazar, Collectorate, Subhash Park, Agra College, Hariparvat Charaha, Sanjay Place, MG Road, Sultanganj Crossing, Kamla Nagar, Rambagh, Foundry Nagar, Agra Mandi and Kalindi Vihar Will be done.


Contract for construction of civil construction of elevated section of primary section of Agra Metro Rail Project, M / s SAM (India) Builtwell Pvt. Has been given to. 9.37 hectare land has been selected for the construction of Corridor-1 depot in Agra Metro Rail Project. Out of this, 8.09 hectares of land belongs to PAC 15th Conveyor and 1.28 hectares of Mandalayukt office. The construction work of the Agra Metro Rail Project depot has been given to Messrs. Leesha Engineers Pvt. Ltd.





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