Printed By: Paras Yadav
Final Up to date: June 14, 2023, 12:56 IST
The Noida Metro Rail Company (NMRC) Tuesday stated it might re-start the free e-rickshaw service between the Aqua Line and the Blue Line metro stations right here from June 14.
Nevertheless, the service, which was stopped final month would resume with a modified route, the NMRC stated.
“The devoted walkway is blocked because of the development of the foot over bridge connecting Sectors 51 and 52. This has stopped free e-rickshaw companies being operated collectively by NMRC and DMRC,” NMRC’s Managing Director Ritu Maheshwari stated.
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“However with due diligence contemplating commuter wants, particularly kids and previous age individuals the e-rickshaw service is being restored with doable modified routes. Passengers can now take an e-rickshaw from each stations Sector-52 to Sector-51 from June 14,” Maheshwari stated.
She stated the Noida Authority, which is constructing the foot overbridge, can be taking motion to cowl obtainable footpaths for pedestrians between these two stations.
In the meantime, an official stated the foot overbridge is anticipated to be prepared by 2024 and civil works on the undertaking have already began whereas tenders for electrical works are but to be floated.
Individually, a skywalk connecting the 2 stations is within the offing however is getting delayed on the tip of a non-public agency which has been allotted the land between the 2 stations.
The demand for a skywalk and hassle-free interchange between the Blue Line and the Aqua Line stations has been an extended pending situation for commuters.
The Aqua Line, connecting Noida and Higher Noida, has a each day common ridership upwards of 40,000, in accordance with NMRC.
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