Vizag metro rail has proposed rapid transit system. The system is proposed to reduce traffic congestion as well as providing a modern and efficient public transport system in the city which became the largest city and the main hub for economic activity of Andhra Pradesh after the state’s Bifurcation.
Metro rail from Vizianagaram to Anakapalli. This is what the majority of the people want .
So many people live in Vizianagaram and come to Visakhapatnam daily . Majority of the category belong to the Working category and next come the students. Students and many working people have to travel 61KM .They prefer trains and Buses. The trains departure from 6:15am and they have to spend minimum of 1 hour as travel duration. And again from Railway station to their destination they again have to use the local public transport. This has became a big headache for the regular travelers.
Our chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu on recent meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in New Delhi on 12th January made an urgent request for building metro rail in both Visakhapatnam and Vijayawada.
He told the Prime Minister that we have to design a perfect road map and keep it into action before we waste time.
Presently the government is delaying a lot of time on how the project should be taken up and deciding the corridors on which it has to be built.
An year ago according to Public-Private-Partnership PPP it was decided route for the Rs 8,800 crore, 42-km project.
According to the planning 3 Lines.