$2.5 Bn investment in Ghaziabad's infrastructure

Monday, 31 March 2008, 13:07 Hrs
Printer Print Email Email
Ghaziabad: The Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) plans to invest 100 billion ($2.5 billion) to strengthen the suburban city's infrastructure before the Commonwealth Games in 2010 in New Delhi.

Captain S.K. Dwivedi, vice chairman of GDA, said out of 100 billion, 44 billion is to improve the surface transport infrastructure including Metro rail service and better roads in Sahibabad, Indirapuram, Vaishali, Vasundhara and Vijay Nagar area.

For Metro rail service, a demand project report (DPR) is being prepared to connect the new bus terminus of Ghaziabad to Shahdara Metro station.

He said the authority would invest 66 billion to strengthen basic infrastructure including city lanes, sewerage system, water supply, power supply and construction of drainage system.

Multi-level parking facilities would be constructed in the commercial hubs of the city that include the areas in Indirapuram, Vaishali and Raj Nagar.
Source: IANS
Fossil Group sells smartwatch
Global watch and accessories maker Fossil Group has announced to sell its smartphone technolog..
Ola raises Rs 400 cr for electric
Leading ride-hailing cab aggregator Ola on Friday said it raised Rs 400 crore from its early in..
SpiceJet plans aggressive
Budget passenger carrier SpiceJet plans to aggressively expand its international networks to fl..
GST rate cut to spur Bengaluru
The realty market in India's tech hub is set to grow as lower Goods and Services Tax (GST) rate..