Delhi Metro extends corridor in Dwarka

October 30th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Saturday added another 2.76 km to its network by extending train services to Dwarka sector 21, an official said.

According to a Delhi Metro spokesperson, the Metro services were so far available from Noida/Anand Vihar to Dwarka sector 9. The new section constitutes two stations - Dwarka sector 8 and Dwarka sector 21.

“The first Metro train (on the extended line) was flagged off today (Saturday) at 6 a.m. from Dwarka sector 21 station,” the spokesperson said.

“Metro services, presently available on line 3 (from Noida to Dwarka sector 9) and line 4 (from Anand Vihar to Dwarka sector 9), are now extended to Dwarka sector 8 and Dwarka sector 21 metro stations,” the spokesperson said.

With the new section, the Metro now has a total operational network of about 156 km with 132 stations.

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