The firm said that it would offer around 400,000 commuters who use the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
Metro-1 daily with loyalty insurance.
Presently, the fares are levied between Rs 10 to Rs 40 for the 11.4-km Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
The decision took into account the lessons learnt in execution of the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
Metro One project and the comparison submitted by the ground status report to the Mumbai Transformation Support Unit, which was approved by Director B.C.
In a letter to Maharashtra chief secretary, MMOPL has demanded a minimum operational subsidy of ` 21.75 crore per month besides the one-time capital grant of ` 1,000 crore to continue operating the 11.4 km Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
Mumbai: Despite missing five deadlines for the completion of the city's first metro project, the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
corridor is yet to be completed with the latest deadlibe being scheduled for May 2013.
The first phase of metro between Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
and the monorail between Chembur-Wadala-Jacob Circle is expected to be ready by next year.
The Mumbai Metro One consortium consisting of Reliance Infrastructure and Veolia which is building the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
metro line, has appointed Bureau Veritas as third party safety auditors.
Ltd (MMOPL), on the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
line and vouch for its air-conditioned comfort and quick connectivity between western and eastern suburbs will now have to shell out more to travel on this efficient new transport line.
The bank has installed two ATMs at every station on the 11.4 km-long Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
section, which has just started operations.
The 11.4-kilometer Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar
Mumbai metro line has total 12 stations.