Uttara-Pallabi Dhaka Metro Line 6 (Construction)

Locations

Type

Rail

Status

Under Construction

Total Reported Cost

2.8 billion USD

Initiatives

Start Date

Start of Construction

June 26 2016

Planned Completion Date

2022

Implementers

Operators

Funders

Source(s) Amount
165,940,000,000 BDT
53,900,000,000 BDT

Description

Line 6 of the Dhaka Mass Rapid Transit Development Project will be implemented in 3 phases. This project refers to the 4.7 Uttara-Pallabi route, to be completed in 2022. In May 2017 a contract with Sinohydro was signed for MRT Line-6, and the partial trial operation of MRT Line 6 up to Agargaon is expected to start by the end of 2019. Commercial operation of the full system is expected by the end of 2020.

The Dhaka Metro Rail is the first-ever metro rail service of the country, stretching from Uttara to Motijheel, covering the distance of 18.9 kilometers.

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