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Metro’s safe, clean, green effect

29 April 2011

NEW DELHI: Apart from giving you a comfortable, hassle-free ride, the Delhi Metro also does its bit to save the environment from harmful gases and reducing road accidents to a large extent. If there were no metro in the capital today, the city’s road congestion would have increased with nearly 1.60 lakh vehicles daily buring tyres on the roads.  Aboutt 35 lakh vehicles run on city roads presently.

The Central Road Research Institute (CRRI) has come out with the findings of a study on ‘Quantification of Benefits of Delhi Metro’ conducted in 2009. The survey projected certain benefits that Delhi would derive from the metro services after the completion of phase 2 in 2011…..

Read more: http://www.hindustantimes.com/Metro-s-safe-clean-green-effect/Article1-691422.aspx

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Written by csirindia

April 30, 2011 at 9:12 pm

Posted in CSIR

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