The Urban Development Ministry and Railway Ministry technically approved the functional system, i.e. in signal, telecom and electricity expansion system at the Jaipur Metro second phase. The approval paves the way for commencement of work in the Rs 12,000 Cr project that is aimed at plying of a metro train in Jaipur by the end of this year.
The Centre had already given approval for the first phase of the project, and the initial ground work for the same had also been commenced. The Phase-I of JMRC would face 12.6 km from Mansarovar to Badi Chaupar in Jaipur.