MEGA to appoint contractors for metro rail works

Metro Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA) said the ongoing metro rail project could be extended to cover other stretches, including underground corridors, in Ahmedabad as well as Gandhinagar at any point of time during the execution phase.

MEGA is a special purpose vehicle (SPV) set up to plan and execute a mass rapid transit system in Ahmedabad, connecting to Gandhinagar, Gujarat. It is undertaking execution of metro rail project on approximately 55 km on elevated routes with multiple stations along the routes, covering the major traffic corridors in Ahmedabad and connecting to Gandhinagar. The project also includes setting up supportive spur line framework.

Meanwhile, MEGA intends to appoint contractors for superstructure (viaduct) works for the project.