Jasola Apollo metro station

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Jasola Apollo
Delhi Metro station
Location Jasola, New Delhi 110025
Coordinates 28°32′18″N 77°17′00″E / 28.538284°N 77.2832552°E / 28.538284; 77.2832552
Owned by Delhi Metro
Line(s)      Violet Line
Platforms Side platform
Platform-1 → Escorts Mujesar
Platform-2 →Kashmere Gate via Lal Qila
Tracks 2
Construction
Structure type Elevated, Double-track
Platform levels 2
Parking Car parking Available [1]
Disabled access Yes Handicapped/disabled access
Other information
Status Staffed, Operational
Station code JLA
History
Opened October 3, 2010; 8 years ago (2010-10-03)
Electrified 25 kV 50 Hz AC through overhead catenary
Traffic
Passengers (Jan 2015) 9,530/day
295,416/ Month average [2]
Services
Preceding station   Delhi Metro   Following station
Violet Line
Location
Jasola Apollo metro station is located in Delhi
Jasola Apollo metro station
Jasola Apollo metro station
Location in Delhi

Jasola Apollo is a Delhi Metro station in Delhi. It is located between Harkesh Nagar Okhla and Sarita Vihar stations on the Violet Line.

History[edit]

The station was opened with the first section of the Line on 3 October 2010 in time for the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony on the same day.

This station is named to denote its vicinity to the nearby Jasola area and Indraprastha Apollo hospital.The station is spread in a relatively big area and is connected to the Apollo hospital via a huge foot-over-bridge.

The station[edit]

Station layout[edit]

G Street Level Exit/Entrance
L1 Mezzanine Fare control, station agent, Metro Card vending machines, crossover
L2 Side platform No- 1, doors will open on the left Handicapped/disabled access
Southbound Towards →Escorts Mujesar
Northbound Towards ←Kashmere Gate
Side platform No- 2, doors will open on the left Handicapped/disabled access
L2

Facilities[edit]

The station also houses several ATMs, food kiosks and a book store run by WHSmith. List of available ATM at Jasola Apollo metro station are IndusInd Bank, Ratnakar Bank [3]

Entry/Exit[edit]

Jasola Apollo metro station Entry/exits
Gate No-1 Gate No-2


Connections[edit]

It is located on Mathura road. A nearby "kos-minar" (kos is an Indian unit of distance) belonging to Sher-shah suri sultanate is visible from the balcony of this station.[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Parking_Details". Delhi Metro Rail.
  2. ^ "Ridership_Details" (PDF). Delhi Metro Rail.
  3. ^ "ATM Details". Delhi Metro Rail.
  4. ^ http://www.delhimetrorail.com/press_reldetails.aspx?id=OZixKt2MNIslld

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