NAJAFGARH - DHANSA BUS STAND EXTENSION AND TRILOKPURI SECTION OF PINK LINE TO BE INAUGURATED ON 6th AUGUST, 2021
NAJAFGARH - DHANSA BUS STAND EXTENSION AND
TRILOKPURI SECTION OF PINK LINE TO BE INAUGURATED ON 6th AUGUST, 2021
New Delhi; Dt; 01-08-2021
The Najafgarh - Dhansa Bus Stand extension of Grey Line and the
Trilokpuri section of Pink Line between the Mayur Vihar Pocket 1 and Trilokpuri
Sanjay Lake stations will be inaugurated by the Hon'ble Union Minister for
Housing and Urban Affairs, Sh. Hardeep Singh Puri and the Hon'ble Chief
Minister of Delhi, Sh. Arvind Kejriwal on 6th August, 2021 (Friday) via video conferencing.
While the inaugural function will be held online in the morning,
passenger services will commence on the same day at 3 pm on both the sections.
The approximately one kilometre (891 metres) long Najafgarh - Dhansa Bus
Stand section will take the Metro further into the interior areas of Najafgarh.
The Trilokpuri section will connect the entire 59 kilometre long Pink Line and
will connect important landmarks of the city such as the Anand Vihar Railway
station, Anand Vihar ISBT, Nizamuddin Railway station, markets in South
Extension, INA, Lajpat Nagar etc.
With the opening of these sections, the Delhi Metro network will become
390 kilometres long with 286 Metro stations.