[Pics] Gujarat CM Inspects Ahmedabad Metro’s East-West Line

Hat tip to Bhavin 🙂

Yesterday evening, Gujarat’s Chief Minister Anandiben Patel inspected the progress of the 6 km Vastral Gam to Apparel Park section of the metro’s 20.536 km east-west line and with that some nice new images have emerged! This section of the line is under construction by J Kumar Infraprojects and recently a second launching gantry was setup & commissioned to build its viaduct.

Alignment of the under construction section between Apparel Park and Vastral Gam

Alignment of the Ahmedabad Metro between Apparel Park & Vastral Gam – view Ahmedabad Metro map


Photo Copyright: Anandiben Patel


Photo Copyright: Anandiben Patel


Photo Copyright: Anandiben Patel


Parapet walls being installed – Photo Copyright: Anandiben Patel


2nd Launching Girder is visible in the distance – Photo Copyright: Anandiben Patel

The 2nd LG recently completed building 1 span:

Bids to procure 96 coaches for the 1st phase of the system were recently opened on May 25 and BEML’s name has been doing the rounds. Once the OEM supplier’s name is confirmed, I’ll make sure to write about it, so stay tuned!

For more updates, check out the Ahmedabad section of The Metro Rail Guy!


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3 Responses to "[Pics] Gujarat CM Inspects Ahmedabad Metro’s East-West Line"

  1. Amar Nath Acharya says:

    Thank you for this update

  2. Amar Nath Acharya says:

    But I hope BEML’s is not qualified for this bid.

  3. Siddhant Kumar says:

    Is this your original site interface has changed


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