In Photos: With Addition Of 17 Km Delhi-Meerut RRTS Corridor Launched Today; Check Out The Highlights

By: Aleesha Sam | March 07, 2024

PM Modi launched the 17-km long additional section of the Delhi–Ghaziabad–Meerut RRTS corridor from Duhai to Modi Nagar North

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An additional 17-km stretch from Duhai to Modi Nagar North on the Delhi–Ghaziabad–Meerut RRTS corridor which is beyond the operational priority section, is operational now

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The extension includes three stations – Murad Nagar, Modi Nagar South and Modi Nagar North

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The foundation stone for this project was laid by PM Modi in March 2019

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The RRTS has a design speed of 180 kmph and operation speed of 160 kmph

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This RRTS corridor, stretching over 82 km, is expected to crunch travel time between Delhi and Meerut to less than an hour.

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PM Modi also flagged off the Namo Bharat train from the Muradnagar RRTS station

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Modi also flagged off the Namo Bharat RapidX train, connecting Sahibabad RapidX Station in Ghaziabad to Duhai Depot

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