Come November, and south Delhi will be less than 15 minutes away from east Delhi and the distance between south Delhi and Noida will also shrink. Areas in the heart of south Delhi such as Moti Bagh, Sarojini Nagar, South Extension, Lajpat Nagar and Ashram will get direct connectivity with east Delhi when the 9.7-km section of the Delhi Metro’s Pink Line between Lajpat Nagar and Mayur Vihar Pocket 1 starts operating. Trial runs have already started for an expected opening in November.
The Mayur Vihar-I station will then become an interchange station, connecting the Pink Line (Majlis Park-Shiv Vihar) with the Blue Line (Noida City Centre/Vaishali-Dwarka). Along with Anand Vihar, Karkardooma and Welcome stations of the Pink Line, Mayur Vihar-I will be a major hub in east Delhi, connecting south Delhi and facilitating travel to east Delhi areas such as Laxmi Nagar, Preet Vihar and Anand Vihar and further to Vaishali in Ghaziabad via the Blue Line. Read more
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