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DMRC Is Soon Gonna Start Construction To Extend The Airport Line To Dwarka's Sector 25

So Delhi 11 July 2017


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The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is soon going to start work on extending the Airport Express Line to Dwarka’s Sector 25. 

At present, the high-speed Airport Express Line connects New Delhi station to Dwarka Sector 21 station, with four stations in between - Shivaji Stadium, Dhaula Kuan, Delhi Aerocity and IGI Airport (Terminal 3). DMRC is now going to extend the corridor 1.5 km further to Dwarka Sector 25, connecting it to the upcoming exhibition-cum-convention centre of Dwarka.

The project is worth Rs 310 crore and work on the same shall begin super soon! The station, to be named ECC Centre, will be underground and connected to the line through a tunnel. 

DMRC hopes to complete the construction within 2 and a half years from the time of construction. 

Good going DMRC! 

Sourced Via Times Of India