India’s first underwater Metro: To begin in March 2022 in Kolkata
Kolkata Metro Rail Corp. expects to complete East-West project, which runs partly under the Hooghly river, by March 2022 after several years delay. A soft loan of 41.6 billion Rs from Japan International Cooperation Agency helps fund 48.5% of the project.
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The new line is expected to carry about 900,000 people daily.