लखनऊ Lucknow: Principal advisor to Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation E Sreedharan, on Tuesday, met chief minister Akhilesh Yadav a day after his meeting with top brass of the metro cell.
Sreedharan is reported to have briefed the Chief Minister about various formalities before going ahead with the ambitious project. On Monday, Sreedharan inspected some of the sites as well. Later, he said the project would start in September. He said the first phase of metro rail stretching between Transportnagar and Charbagh would be completed by 2017.
He also decided to extend the stretch of first phase which was earlier limited to Alambagh bus stand. Now the first phase would extend till Charbagh.