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Work in full swing from Joka to Taratalla Metro, many stations are ready.

Metro journey might begin by subsequent 12 months
NewsDesk Correspondent
Kolkata: Work is happening in full swing on the Joka-Esplanade Metro Hall. Work on the mission is progressing quickly. Venture officers count on the primary part of the Joka to Taratalla metro mission to be accomplished by subsequent May. Barring a number of remoted sections, line sheeting has already been accomplished in most components of the above floor flyover. Other than this, many stations are additionally effectively ready.
Among the many metro initiatives beneath building within the metropolis, the Joka-Esplanade Metro mission has been the slowest within the final ten years. Other than the development of the land acquisition mission which was stalled a number of occasions, the development part of Majerhat bridge was additionally stalled for a very long time. The monitor laying work beneath the Metro mission began in July-August final 12 months through the lockdown. At the moment the development of Majerhat bridge was additionally occurring very actively. In consequence, metro officers needed to go away area for the state’s Public Works Division to usher in and choose up numerous heavy gear for the development of the bridge. Subsequently, the tempo of labor couldn’t be elevated a lot.
The development of Majerhat Bridge was accomplished in October final 12 months. Inside a month of the bridge’s opening, site visitors on Diamond Harbor Street turned a lot smoother. After that the work of Metro has additionally gained momentum. The development of seven stations on the six and a half kilometer metro line from Taratalla to Joka is nearing completion. Ballastless tracks are being laid on Metro flyovers. On this technique the monitor is held on high of a concrete slab with a pendulum clip. There is no such thing as a slipper anyplace on this line. This reduces the possibilities of shaking through the operating of the practice.
In response to Metro Railway sources, the road sheeting work has already been accomplished from Joka to Behala intersection. That half consists of Joka, Thakurpukur, Sakherbazar and Behala Chowrasta stations. The road work in two sections between Behala Chowrasta and Taratalla is but to be accomplished. Amongst them is the platform of Behala Bazar station. Metro officers are hopeful that the work can be accomplished quickly. Additionally, it’s anticipated that the work of the road from Joka Metro Depot to Metro Station (Joka) can be accomplished quickly. Tenders have already been floated for the institution of third line, electrical energy connection, signaling and different works on the metro route. In consequence, trains on that route might begin working on a trial foundation later this 12 months.
metro mission
-Joka-Esplanade Metro Hall
-Complete distance -16.72 kms
– Began in 2011
-Elevated (Joka to Mominpur)
Underground (Mominpur to Esplanade)
-Elevated monitor 10 kms and 6.72 km underground.
Complete stations coated within the mission
Will attain Thakurpukur, Sakherbazar, Behala Chowrasta, Behala Bazar, Taratalla, Majerhat, Mominpur, Khidirpur, Victoria Memorial, Park Road after which to Esplanade


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