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delhi Updated: Jun 04, 2008 01:11 IST
Sanjeev K Ahuja

The DMRC’s revised Delhi Metro Master Plan 2021 for NCR towns in phase III and IV include Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Bahadurgarh,Nawada, Noida (sector 62) and Kheri Khurd, besides Gurgaon. About 62 kms of metro lines are planned in these NCR towns in the future.

Master Plan 2021 shows an 160 km expansion plan within Delhi in Phase III and IV.

As per plans, the Metro line would be extended to Faridabad from Badarpur border till YMCA Chowk in Phase III. The proposed elevated 13.8 km line would have nine stations and would be ready by 2012. The 9.41-km-long Ghaziabad extension till Main Bus Stand, 4.88-km-long Bahadurgarh extension and 3-km long Nawada extension from Gokulpuri border will come up in Phase III.

Phase IV has plans construct a six-m-long Ghazipur border-Noida (sector 62) line and a 5.50-km-long Ajronda-Kheri Khurd line. The total length in this phase will be around 11.50 km.