CMRS grants safety clearance for North-South corridor of Ahmedabad Metro Phase I

The Commissioner of Metro Rail Safety (CMRS) granted safety clearance for the North-South corridor of the Ahmedabad-Gandhinagar metro rail project Phase I on September 17, 2022. The commercial operations are ex­pec­ted to commence by October 2022. However, the entire work is likely to be completed only by March 2023. The project involves development of a 40.03 km-long metro rail corridor connecting Ahmedabad and Gandhi­nagar, at an investment of Rs 125 billion.