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Delhi Metro Red Line

The Delhi Metro Heart of Delhi plays a very best role of growing the Delhi as the capital of India. As well as the population will growing as well as the traffic will growing so Delhi metro play the best role to control the daily Traffic. This time there are 6 coaches after CWG in Delhi Metro. Delhi Metro has carrying capacity as high as 60,000 – 80,000 phpdt (peak hour peak direction traffic).

Here are out of Six Line (Delhi Metro Route) Red Line was the first line route of the Metro to be opened. Which is connects Rithala in the west to Dilshad Garden in the east, in this station covering The Length of the entire line is 25.15 Km.

Delhi Metro Red Line Metro Map

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Delhi metro railway line consists of twenty one railway stations ranging from Dilshad Garden and ending at Rithala. In This Delhi metro Red Line route it crosses the Yamuna River between Kashmere Gate and Shastri Park stations. Interchanges are available with yellow line at Kashmiri gate with green line at Inderlok and with the Indian Railways network at Shahdara.The Red line connects East-Northeast-North-Northwest Delhi.

History

DMRC was facing the problem of funding for the Project of Delhi Metro.The NDA and BJP Govt. come in the light and Take the Bold Decision for the availability of Funding of the Heart of Delhi as Delhi Metro, By Construct a Segment of whole Project By which the Foreign Investors, specifically from Japan.

Red Line was the first construction model of the delhi metro and when seeing by the Foreign investor Japan , is very impressed with the Indian Govt’s A Corruption free Model and agree to Invest the Money first in Phase I and the Phase II etc.

Operational Stages:

The Line – 1 was made operational in four stages

  • 25 December, 2002: Shahdara – Tis Hazari
  • 4 October, 2003: Tis Hazari – Inderlok
  • 1 April 2004: Inderlok – Rithala
  • 3 June 2008: Dilshad Garden – Shahdara

Delhi Metro Red Line Stations

S.No.EnglishHindi
1Dilshad Gardenदिलशाद गार्डन
2Jhilmilझिलमिल कालोनी
3Mansarovar Parkमानसरोवर पार्क
4Shahdaraशाहदरा
5Welcomeवेलकम
6Seelampurसीलमपुर
7Shastri Parkशास्त्री पार्क
8Kashmere Gateकश्मीरी गेट
9Tis Hazariतीस हजारी
10Pul Bangashपुल बंगाश
11Pratap Nagarप्रताप नगर
12Shastri Nagarशास्त्री नगर
13Inderlokइंदरलोक
14Kanhiya Nagarकन्हैया नगर
15Keshav Puramकेशव पुरम
16Netaji Subhash Placeनेताजी सुभाष प्लेस
17Kohat Enclaveकोहाट एंक्लेव
18Pitam Puraपीतमपुरा
19Rohini Eastरोहिणी पूर्व
20Rohini Westरोहिणी पश्चिम
21Rithalaरिठाला

Important Contact Number in this Route: Red Line

Station NamePhone Number
DILSHAD GARDEN24534831 & 8800793100
KASHMERE GATE23860837 & 8800793107
RITHALA65165582 & 8800793120