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11 monorail corridors for the city

The national capital will have 11 monorail corridors, which are likely to be built under public-private-partnership, said union urban development minister Kamal Nath on Friday.

delhi Updated: Aug 31, 2012 23:58 IST
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The national capital will have 11 monorail corridors, which are likely to be built under public-private-partnership, said union urban development minister Kamal Nath on Friday.

He said the government had decided to develop monorail corridors to provide an efficient transport system to its citizens. The monorail will also to act as a feeder system to the Metro.

One corridor — Trilokpuri to Shastri Park Metro station — has already been identified and entrusted to DMRC. The DPR is in the final stage of completion. “Construction of monorail is 40% cheaper than Metro. It’s also easy to build monorail stations,” Nath added.