Centre For Rapid Transport Systems In Other Metros

New Delhi, December 25: | Updated: Dec 26 2002, 05:30am hrs
Buoyed by the successful launch of Delhi metro, the Centre on Wednesday said it is considering to provide similar mass rapid transport system in other metropolitan cities like Bangalore, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad.

The chief ministers of these states have evinced keen interest in having a metro system in these cities where the roads are shrinking every day because of mushrooming transport, urban development minister Ananth Kumar said while honouring the Delhi Metro team for the completion of the first phase of the project.