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Haryana govt approves extension of Delhi Metro to

Last Updated: Friday, July 20, 2012 - 18:07

Chandigarh: Haryana government on Friday approved extension of Delhi Metro from Mundka to Bahadurgarh.

The state government will spend Rs 788 crore on the project including a contribution of Rs 152 crore as grant towards one-third equity of Delhi segment.

This was decided at a meeting of the state cabinet here.

Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, who chaired the meeting, decided to collect toll tax on recently improved 17-km long Saha-Shahbad road of Haryana Public Works (Building and Roads) Department built at a cost Rs 14.75 crore.

A toll of Rs 200 would be collected from trucks loaded with goods or unloaded canters or multi-axle vehicles or dozers and earth movers, an official spokesman said.

In case of buses or mini buses with state carriage permits, the toll tax would be Rs 200 per trip, Rs 300 for daily pass and Rs 6,000 for monthly pass.

First Published: Friday, July 20, 2012 - 18:07
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