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5 things to know about Badarpur-Faridabad metro line

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today has flagged-off the much awaited Badarpur-Faridabad metro line, an extension to the presently operational violet line between ITO and Badarpur. The new service would ensure hassle free travel
India TV News Desk September 06, 2015 15:27 IST
India TV News Desk

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today has flagged-off the much awaited Badarpur-Faridabad metro line, an extension to the presently operational violet line between ITO and Badarpur. The new service would ensure hassle free travel for the commuters between the national capital to the Industial hub in Haryana.

Here are the major higlights of the newly operated line

1) The 13.875 km metro corridor is fully equipped with solar power generation facilities.

2) The nine stations of the metro corridor include, Sarai, NHPC Chowk, Old Faridabad Mewala Maharajpur, Sector28, Badkal Mor, Neelam Chowk Ajronda, Bata Chowk and Escorts Mujesar.

3) All these corridors are located on either side of the Delhi-Mathura Road (NH-2).

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4) The total length of the extended line is 13.875 km and the cost incurred on it is Rs 2494 crore

5) Over 2 lakh passengers only from Haryana are expected to travel on daily basis in this line.