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Metro Rail Project For Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA)
Vision & Mission
"To provide safe, fast and eco-friendly rail based mass transit services to the public at affordable rates while simultaneously catalysing dense and orderly urban growth"
Ahmedabad - Gandhinagar Metro rail project is being promoted with the objective of providing safe, fast and eco-friendly transportation services to the public at affordable rates while simultaneously reducing the congestion on the roads. The metro rail project will promote integration with AMTS, BRTS, Railways and other modes of public transit system.
"To provide safe, fast and eco-friendly rail based mass transit services to the public at affordable rates while simultaneously catalyzing dense and orderly urban growth"
The project aims to be a model project not only for the state of Gujarat, but also for the entire nation. This project holds the advantage of
MEGA is committed to deliver World Class state-of-art technology most cost efficient metro within the shortest time span possible in the country.
The proposed metro will have majorly elevated structure, ballast-less tracks, air-conditioned coaches, GPS based rail tracking system, train destination indicators & stations with support infrastructure like automated fare collection, parking facilities, etc.
MEGA aims to create a landmark metro rail project not only for the state of Gujarat but also for the whole country. MEGA is committed to deliver most cost efficient metro within the shortest time span possible in the country. Seamless connectivity, minimum land acquisition, world class State- of- art infrastructure, fastest implementation, least construction cost are some of the key features of the project.
The total length of the route is 35.2km (approx) which include 28.2 km elevated and 7.0 km underground section having 32 stations along this route. This will be phase 1 of the project. There will be two corridors in phase-1, viz. (i) North South Corridor starting from Motera stadium to APMC via Sabarmati, AEC, Sabarmati Railway Station, Ranip, Vadaj, Usmanpura, Ashram Road, Nava Gandhidham, Madalpur, Paldi, Anjali, and Vasna and (ii) East West Corridor starting from Thaltej Gam to Vastral Gam via Thaltej, Doordarshan Kendra, Gurukul Road, Commerce Six Road, Stadium, Ashram Road, Shahpur, Gheekanta, Kalupur Railway Station, Kankaria East, Apparel Park, Amraiwadi, Rabari Colony and Nirat Cross Road.
Resolution (About Route) - 29-Jan-2014
Resolution :: Social Impact Assessment Report
Resolution :: MEGA/122014/250/DH
Last Update On : 22-Mar-2017