The state government has decided to change the names of two metrostations on Dilshad Garden-New Bus Adda corridor, said Nitin Ramesh Gokarn, UP principal secretary (housing).
While the New Bus Adda station will now be called Shahid Sthal metro station, Rajendra Nagar station will be changed to Major Mohit Sharma Rajender Nagar metro station, stated the letter that the official jointly addressed to Union housing and urban affairs secretary and managing director of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC).
“We have received the order from the state government to rename two metro stations on Dilshad Garden-New Bus Adda metro line,” said the Ghaziabad district magistrate, Ritu Maheshwari.
“While Shahid Sthal metro station will be named in the memory of martyrs of Sepoy Mutiny in 1857, Major Mohit Sharma Rajender Nagar metro station will be in the memory of a martyr in the Kargil War,” added Maheshwari Read More
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