Lucknow Metro's north-south corridor to be ready by Apr 2018

Lucknow Metro’s north-south corridor to be ready by Apr 2018

The Uttar Pradesh government is expecting to operationalise the north-south corridor of the Lucknow Metro by April next year.

Dinesh Sharma, deputy chief minister of the UP, informed the Assembly during the question hour: “About 58 percent of the project (22,878 km) is complete and the government will begin to operate even ahead of time.”

He was responding to a question from Anand Bhadauria from Samajwadi party on reasons behind the delay of the project.

The deputy CM further said that the construction work for the Rs 6,928-crore project is progressing according to schedule and would be in operation by April 2019.

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