Mumbai Metro Line-IV To Get Operational By 2022
The extension of the Line-IV of the Mumbai Metro, connecting south Mumbai with suburb Thane, on December 27 received approval from the Maharashtra Cabinet. The line, once operational, will link the Gaimukh near south Mumbai with Kasarvadavli in Thane via Ghatkopar and Mulund through a fully elevated corridor. The total cost of the project is estimated to be about Rs 14,549 crore with an additional Rs 949 crore sanctioned for the extension. The authorities are planning to complete this project by March 2022, benefitting over 8.7 lakh commuters.