The Cabinet on Wednesday approved extension of metro rail network from Noida City Centre to Sector-62 which borders Ghaziabad in Uttar Pradesh, with an investment of Rs 1,967 crore, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said.
The total stretch is 6.675 km long and it will provide transport facilities to a massive number of people in Noida, besides catering to residents of close-by areas of Ghaziabad, Ravi Shankar Prasad added while briefing reporters about the decisions of the Union Cabinet.
Noida is also growing in terms of educational facilities and commerce.
“Under Delhi Metro corridor, metro line will be extended from Noida City Centre to Sector 62, Noida? Rs 1,967 crore would be spent on the expansion,” he said.