New Delhi: With an increasing demand for metro projects across the country and the globe, the Delhi Metro bagged consultancy assignments in the financial year 2014-15 in at least 10 projects and worked as a turn-key consultant in three others.
Upcoming metros in Dhaka, Jakarta, Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Nagpur, Pune, Vijayawada and Vishakhapatnam, Kerala Light Metro projects in Kozhikode and Thiruvananthapuram, Raipur and Amritsar have DMRC playing a key role, the annual report of the Corporation for 2014-15 tabled in the Delhi Assembly on Tuesday stated.
In the capital, the mass rapid transit system touched a high of 31.72 lakh passengers on a single day in August last year. It is set to expand further this year with the commissioning of lines as part of Phase III.
A total of 160.57 km will be added to the existing 190 km network and will expand the boundaries by connecting Ghaziabad, Bahadurgarh, Faridabad, Najafgarh among others, the report stated.