8 stations on Noida-Greater Noida Metro course may be renamed

NOIDA-Uttar Pradesh

Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) is considering renaming a segment of the Metro stations along the 29.7-km Noida-Greater Noida Metro entry. As demonstrated by powers, the rechristening recommendation comes after the Metro association found that a segment of the station names don’t reflect the zone where they are found. Since this is likely going to dumbfound specialists when the line is operational, no under eight stations along the line could be renamed.


As demonstrated by NMRC powers, a leading group of trustees has been set up to survey the necessity for renaming the stations. “The leading group of trustees headed by our official boss, Ghanshyam Singh, has been constituted to lead a point by point examination of the track and name the stations, which ought to be rechristened,” Santosh Yadav, NMRC directing official, told TOI. “When we have the report from the leading group of trustees, we will take after its proposition and complete the framework for renaming the stations,” he said.

Yadav said the present station names along the entry had been closed concerning the quick and dirty wander report when the Metro track had been insisted. “In any case, we have found that a segment of the stations are named after one section yet are physically arranged in another portion. A preliminary outline has revealed that around six stations in Noida and two stations in Greater Noida stand up to this issue,” Yadav said.

“The Noida stations fuse Sector 71, Sector 50, Sector 78, Sector 146, Sector 147 and Sector 153, while the two stations in Greater Noida are Alpha-II and Knowledge Park-IV,” he said.

As demonstrated by powers, the act of renaming of stations will be done once the purposes of enthusiasm of an open wander board (PIB), Union administration of back, meeting for flexibility of 20% estimation of the Central government in the passage, are set up. “This should happen inside a week, after which we will start the path toward renaming the stations,” Yadav said.

“In the accompanying time of this work out, we will in like manner grasp station checking wherein we will offer rights to name the stations to the most surprising bidder. The picked licensee will have prohibitive semi-naming rights at the picked Metro station run and at the concourse level. The licenses will expansion their picture name with the station name,” he said.