On the night of December 27, the GYT-
The 28m long pier was cast at a precast yard in Ghaziabad’s Sahibabad Industrial Area from where it was brought out and placed between Piers P1- 18 and 19 to the east of the upcoming Shahid Nagar station in an operation that lasted about two hours.
The Red line between Dilshad Garden – Kashmere Gate – Rithala is currently 25.09 km long. After the Ghaziabad extension is completed by the end of 2017 and becomes operational in 2018, the line will become 34.50 km long! To see an assorted bunch of construction images of this extension, check out [Pics] Delhi Metro Red Line’s Extension to Ghaziabad Taking Shape.
For more updates on Delhi Metro’s Phase III, check out the Delhi section of The Metro Rail Guy!