Metro Railway Bangalore

Namma Metro also famous as Bangalore Metro is the under-construction mass-transit rail system for the city of Bangalore, India. The agency creditworthy for its implementation is the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (BMRCL). With almost 70% of the work finished as of February 2010, the first stretch between Bayappanahalli to M.G. Road is scheduled to open in December 2010. The Phase 1 of the metro would in a great effect awaited to reduce the traffic volume and tension in the fields like Majestic (KBS Bus stand & Bangalore Railway Station), Sampige Road, Hudson Circle & M.G.Road.

The Bangalore Metro Rail at last took shape with the Karnataka Government authorizing the project in March, 2005 and the Union Government imparting its approval in April, 2006.The Bangalore Metro, was initiated to decongest the City traffic through furnishing a public transport system. The project weaves by the bustling commercial and residential areas of the City. The first phase of Bangalore Metro, consisting of two corridors of double line electrified, will cover a total of 42.30 km with an outlay of Rs 6,395 crore.

Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd.
3rd Floor, BMTC Complex, K.H.Road,
Bangalore- 560 027
Phone:91-80- 2296 9300, 2296 9301.
Fax:91-80-2296 9222

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