Mumbai ( Metro Rail News) – The Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC) has completed the construction of station box of Vidhan Bhawan station (Package-1) on the Colaba-Bandra-SEEPZ Metro-3 corridor. The construction includes all four slabs – base slab, concourse slab, mezzanine slab and roof slab. The first of the stations that completed such construction was MIDC station (Package-7).
“Vidhan Bhawan station is being constructed by employing Cut-and-Cover method. It will have seven Entry-Exit points”, said MMRC.
‘’Vidhan Bhawan station will be one such station on the Colaba-Bandra-SEEPZ Metro-3 corridor that will witness heavy footfalls of office goers as it provides connectivity to New Administrative building, Vidhan Bhawan and Mantralaya’’, said Mr. Ranjit Singh Deol, Managing Director, MMRC.
The station is expected to see footfalls of more than 75,000 up-and-down commuters. The overall progress of Vidhan Bhawan station is 75.45%.
“The construction work of other stations of Package-1 including Hutatma Chowk, Churchgate, and Cuffe Parade is going well and expected to get completed within the time framework,” one official added.