Metro connectivity to airport on fast track: Telangana

Vastavam web: Telangana government has formed SPV ‘Hyderabad Airport Metro Limited’ as part of the Hyderabad Airport Express Metro Connectivity Project. The objective of the SPV is to plan, build, maintain, operate, design, develop, run, facilitate, own, lease or licence Metro Rail and other transit connectivity to airport in Hyderabad.

The officials said that the HMR has entrusted preparation of preliminary project report and detailed project report (DPR) for phase-II (A) to Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (DMRCL) which it had done. Chief Secretary S K Joshi has been appointed as chairman and HMR MD N V S Reddy as managing director of Hyderabad Airport Metro Limited (HAML). The HMR MD would apply for the company names among these three alternative names – Hyderabad Mass Transit Limited, Hyderabad, Airport Metro Connectivity Limited or Hyderabad Airport Transit Limited.