The proposed metro line between Bengaluru’s Nagawara and Kempe Gowda International Airport (KIA) is now being run through Hebbal since the presence of the Bengaluru-Mangaluru petroleum pipeline makes it risky to run it through the original route.
According to the detailed project report of Phase-2B line, the 29.62 km route began from Nagawara, passed through R K Hegde Nagar via Thanisandra Main Road after which it would join the airport road to end at KIA.
The total cost of the project is estimated at Rs 5,950 crore and had received a cabinet approval in December 2017. Read More
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