Hyderabad Metro Update: Metro Rail to be extended to Rajiv Gandhi International Airport

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Hyderabad: The Metro Rail service would be extended from MGBS to Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) via City College and Bahadurpura in the near future, TRS working president K.T. Rama Rao said on Sunday. The vital Nagole and LB Nagar metro stations would be connected, he also said.

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  • He was interacting with netizens on Twitter (#AskKTR with netizens).
  • He was asked questions pertaining to developmental works and issues such as enhancing green cover, status of the Jawahar Nagar dumpyard capping, last mile connectivity, construction of flyovers, underground drainage, among others.
  • Brij Gopal Joshi asked Rao if were there any plans to connect MGBS Metro Station to Shamshabad Airport via City College and Bahadurpura since at times cabs were costing more than the air fare.
  • Eventually there would be such an extension and also HMRL would soon connect LB Nagar and Nagole metro stations, Rao said.
  • The Hyderabad Metro Rail (HMRL) is taking several measures to improve the last mile connectivity for the commuters.
  • After the launch of services on the Ameerpet-Hitech City route, 56 kms of stretch are operational, making Hyderabad Metro the 2nd largest Metro in the country after Delhi Metro.

Hyderabad Metro achieves 2.30 lakh daily passengers mark

Date: April 20, 2019

Hyderabad: Hyderabad Metro Rail is crossing the 2.30 lakh daily passenger travel mark. On Wednesday, about 2.60 lakh passengers travelled through Hyderabad Metro, according to a report. 21,000 more passengers are travelling for the IPL match at Uppal stadium, it said.

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  • Currently, about 4,000 more passengers are clambering daily onto the metro trains, reported The Hindu.
  • L&T Metro Rail Hyderabad has also begun running free shuttle services from Durgam Cheruvu station, Gachibowli and environs with 15 minutes frequency.
  • Initially, the L&TMRH shuttle service will be free, according to Managing Director N.V.S. Reddy
  • Reddy pointed out that about 12 IT firms have been running shuttle services from HiTech City and Durgam Cheruvu stations.
  • The company is taking several measures to improve the last mile connectivity for the commuters, said a top HMRL official.
  • After the launch of services on the Ameerpet-Hitech City route, 56 kms of stretch are operational, making Hyderabad Metro the 2nd largest Metro in the country after Delhi Metro.

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Some Past Related Updates which might interest you :

19 Apr, 2019: Hyderabad Metro targets to carry 10 lakh passengers every day in coming years

17 Apr, 2019: JBS-MGBS stretch of Hyderabad Metro to be ready by November-end

13 Apr, 2019: Hyderabad Metro Update: Madhapur Metro Station to open for passengers Today

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