Hyderabad, Nov 9 : Two stretches of Hyderabad Metro Rail are expected to be thrown open to people in March (or) June of next year. Hyderabad Metro Rail Limited (HMRL) Managing Director N.V.S. Reddy told reporters on Tuesday that 8 km long stretch between Nagole and Mettuguda and 12 km between Miyapur and S.R. Nagar may commence commercial operations either on 'Ugadi' (or) June 2 - Telangana state formation day.
He said the two stretches in two different corridors were ready for operations. Asked about the delay in launching the commercial operations, he said opening two small stretches in two different corridors was not considered advisable. Reddy said some people were deliberately spreading rumors about the project.
The officials said 70 percent of the 72 km elevated project had completed. He said they were trying to sort out certain issues related to land with the railways. Construction major L&T, which is developing the metro project, had last month stated that it remained committed to the project and was making all efforts to complete it expeditiously.
The developer clarified that it is sticking to its deadline of making the project fully operational by December 2018. As per the concession agreement signed with the government of united Andhra Pradesh in 2010, the project should have been completed by July 2017.
The concession agreement for Rs. 14,132 crore project, said to be the largest metro project in the world in public-private partnership which was signed in September 2010 but the work commenced in July 2012.
LT MRHL in 2011 had achieved financial closure for Rs. 16,375 crore - Rs 14,132 crore for the metro rail system and Rs. 2,243 crore for the first phase of real estate development.
Admitting in May, this year that there has been cost escalation, the company did not share the figures, saying they are "dynamic".
Hyderabad, May 26: As we earlier reported that, Tollywood Superstar Mahesh Babu and star director Koratala Siva's blockbuster political thriller, Bharat Ane Nenu, is releasing in Tamil as Bharat Enum ..Written by : IANS | 07:58 PM
Srikakulam, May 26: Janasena Cheif Pawan Kaylan said, "When our party comes to power, people will see good governance". The Janasena Chief Said after the Hunger Strike. He also added that He said t ..Written by : IANS | 06:31 PM
Mumbai, May 26: The Bollywood Veteran actor Geeta Kapoor died on Saturday morning at a Mumbai hospital; she was 57. The actor was abandoned by her children last year and film personalities Ashoke ..Written by : IANS | 06:29 PM
Hyderabad, May 26: As we earlier reported that, Mega Star Chiranjeevi's Son-in-Law Kalyaan Kanuganti is making his debut as Hero with 'Vijetha'. Megastar kickstarted the film a few weeks ago and n ..Written by : IANS | 06:05 PM
New Delhi, May 26: Afghanistan Rashid Khan's all-round heroics paved the way for Sunrisers Hyderabad to book a spot in the Indian Premier League 2018 final where they'll take on Chennai Super Kings. ..Written by : IANS | 05:52 PM
New Delhi, May 26: As we all knew that, CBSE results has been released here on Today, The topper, Meghana Srivastava from Uttar Pradesh's Noida - an Arts student - got 499 out of 500 marks. Meghna ..Written by : IANS | 04:38 PM
Hyderabad, April 12: Nagarjuna's song "Ninnu Roddu Meeda Chusnadi Laggayithu" one of the most popular songs in 1990's. The Song has got a tremendous response in that time. The SOng was super hit film ..Written by : IANS | 05:04 PM
Hyderabad, Apr 10: Preparations related to NTR Rama Rao biopic are ongoing. Bala Krishna is playing the role of NT Rama Rao while the rest of the cast has to be finalized. The selection process for th ..Written by : IANS | 02:13 PM
Hyderabad, Apr 03: Power star Pawan Kalyan has congratulated on the hit of Rangasthalam team here on today. Pawan spoke to Charan after watching "Rangasthalam" on the special screen, he told that h ..Written by : IANS | 04:47 PM
Hyderabad, Mar 26: The Tollywood Gorgeous actress Anushka Shetty had a fabulous start to 2018 with the solid success of Bhaagamathie. Although there have been several rumors on her future projects ..Written by : IANS | 03:04 PM
COIMBATORE, May 26: Here is the incident happ ..
New Delhi, May 26: The giant Digital payment ..
Goa, May 26: In a panic situation, The Indian ..
New Delhi, May 26: Ram Dev Baba Pathanjali co ..
New Delhi, May 26: As we all knew that, CBSE ..
New Delhi, May 26: The petrol and diesel pric ..
New Delhi, May 26: The All India Congress Com ..
New Delhi, May 26: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Tha ..
New Delhi, May 26: The Narendra Modi governme ..
New Delhi, May 26: The Central Board of Secon ..
New Delhi, May 26: Nipah virus one of the dan ..
Washington, May 25: The cancelation of work p ..
Noida, May 25: Here is a Shocking Incident ha ..
New Delhi, May 25: Here is a drastic incident ..
Hyderabad, May 24: The Social Media Platform ..
China, May 24: In a major development, China ..
Jammu Kashmir, May 23: At least four civilian ..
Islamabad, May 23: Minister for Planning and ..
New Delhi, May 23: This is the shocking news ..
New Delhi, May 21: Prime Minister Narendra Mo ..
Sri Lanka, May 25: In a brutal incident, The ..
Islamabad, May 24: International Cricket Coun ..
New Delhi, May 24: It is well-known news that ..
New Delhi, May 23: A Shocking news for every ..
New Delhi,May 23: Here is the good news for t ..
New Delhi, May 23: Indian All-rounder Ravindr ..
New Delhi, May 21: Due to the phenomenal Stre ..
New Delhi, May 20: Mahendra Singh Dhoni enjoy ..
Hyderabad, May 18: The Telangana government h ..
New Delhi, May 18: The International Cricket ..
NewDelhi, May 24: Realme 1, the first smartph ..
Hyderabad, May 23: The Global Burden of Disea ..
New Delhi, May 21: Here is the good news for ..
New Delhi, May 21: Here is the good news for ..
1. Take a 10-30 minute walk every day. & whil ..
Hyderabad, May 20: Nowadays, Wearing a trendy ..
Hyderabad, May 19: Bharti Airtel is now offer ..
Some healthy facts of daily walk~ 1- Daily ..
New Delhi, May 16: Today, many people are una ..
New Delhi, May 15: Realme is a new brand ente ..