Agra Metro Project completed one year of civil construction work since its inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in presence of chief minister Yogi Adityanath on December 7, 2020, stated a press statement issued by the public relations office of Agra Metro Rail Corporation. Currently, the project is under construction for the 3 kilometre-long elevated section in Agra from Taj East Gate to Fatehabad Road.
The project will have two corridors, one running from Taj East Gate to Sikandara and the other from Agra Cantt to Kalindi Vihar in Agra city.
The civil construction work has included construction of the piling the pile caps, piers, pier caps, Double T girders and U-Girders for the viaduct of Agra Metro Project’s priority stretch, which runs from Taj East Gate to Jama Masjid.
Congratulating the entire team, MD UPMRCL Kumar Keshav said, “We have completed one year of Agra Metro project and in this one year, we have achieved many milestones and completed all the deadlines in the set time. Consistent efforts of the Agra Metro team are evident. We are committed to giving the people of Agra a world-class metro system, which will reflect the true heritage of this city.”