Pune, November 24, 2022: The work of Pune Metro Line 3 aka Puneri Metro on the Hinjewadi to Shivajinagar route is progressing rapidly. Pune IT City Metro Rail Limited (PICTMRL), a special purpose vehicle company of the Tata Group, and Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority (PMRDA) are working on the 23-km stretch of the project.
A website has been developed to provide comprehensive information about the Hinjewadi to Shivajinagar Metro Line 3 and it was unveiled today by Alok Kapoor, Chief Executive Officer of PITCMRL. Neha Pandit, Business Head of PITCMRL along with Vivek Kharwadkar, Chief Engineer of PMRDA, Rinaj Pathan, Superintending Engineer PMRDA, Bharatkumar Baviskar, and other officials were present on the occasion.
“For Hinjawadi to Shivajinagar Metro Line 3, this website is developed with a special focus on providing all information at one click. While designing and developing the mentioned website, special efforts are put into making it user-friendly, attractive, and at the same time providing all the necessary information in an integrated form,” informed Neha Pandit, Business Head and Director of Pune IT City Metro Rail Limited.
“Since the Hinjewadi to Shivajinagar metro line will be known as the ‘Pink Line’, it has been given special consideration in the colour scheme of the website. Currently, the aim of the website is to provide basic information about the route, community connect, and traffic management efforts and planning to the citizens. As the work of the project progresses, the design and content of the website will be updated accordingly,” added Neha Pandit.
The formal unveiling of this website (preview) has taken place today and after completing some technical aspects, this website will be made open for all citizens within the next month.
About Pune Metro Line 3:
The Pune Metro line III is a ~23 Km elevated Metro rail project connecting the IT hub of Hinjawadi to the Central business district of Shivajinagar. It is a Public Private Partnership (PPP) project awarded by The Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority (PMRDA) to a consortium consisting of Tata Group’s TRIL Urban Transport Private Limited (TUTPL) and Siemens Project Ventures GmbH. The Project would be developed & operated on Design, build, finance, operate & transfer (DBFOT) basis by a special purpose vehicle (SPV), Pune IT City Metro Rail Limited, or PITCMRL for a Concession Period of 35 years including the construction period.