Delhi Metro Gray Line Najafgarh-Dhansa Bus Station Extension To Be Inaugurated Today | Latest Delhi News
- The 891-meter-long extension of the Najafgarh-Dhansa bus station section will be added to the over 4.2 km long gray line (Dwarka-Najafgarh corridor) and will benefit residents of inland areas around Najafgarh.
The extension of the Najafgarh-Dhansa bus station of the Delhi Metro’s gray line is scheduled to open for public use on Saturday. Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will jointly inaugurate the corridor via video conference, officials of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) said.
The 891-meter-long extension of the Najafgarh-Dhansa bus stop section will be added to the over 4.2 km long Gray line (Dwarka-Najafgarh corridor) and will benefit residents of inland areas around Najafgarh, DMRC said in a statement. Passenger service on this section will begin around 5 p.m. on Saturday evening.
The Dwarka-Najafgarh Corridor was inaugurated in October 2019, which for the first time connected the urban village area of Najafgarh to the rapid transit network. This section was supposed to be inaugurated on August 6, but it was postponed to more than a month later due to problems with an access road to the station.
On May 20, part of the road near the then under construction Dhansa Bus Stand subway station collapsed due to heavy rains, following which Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot undertook an inspection. from the region on May 21 and ordered an investigation.
Dhansa Bus Station Metro Station on the Dwarka-Najafgarh-Dhansa Bus Station Corridor will house the very first basement dedicated to parking vehicles. This integrated parking lot will allow commuters to park their vehicles and drive directly into the lobby, DMRC said in July.
Dhansa Bus Station Metro Station has been decorated with artwork and photographs showcasing the heritage, culture, flora and fauna of the National Capital Region.