Rajiv Chowk metro station

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Rajiv Chowk
Delhi Metro station
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Coordinates28°37′58″N 77°13′11″E / 28.632846°N 77.219639°E / 28.632846; 77.219639Coordinates: 28°37′58″N 77°13′11″E / 28.632846°N 77.219639°E / 28.632846; 77.219639
Owned byDelhi Metro
Line(s)     Blue Line
     Yellow Line
PlatformsIsland platform (Yellow Line)

Platform-1 → HUDA City Centre
Platform-2 →Samaypur Badli


Side platform (Blue Line)
Platform-3 → Noida City Centre/Vaishali
Platform-4 →Dwarka Sector 21
Tracks4
Construction
Structure typeUnderground
History
Opened3 July 2005 (Yellow Line)
31 December 2005 (Blue Line)
Electrified25 kV 50 Hz AC through overhead catenary
Traffic
Passengers500,000[1]
Services
Preceding station   Delhi Metro   Following station
Yellow Line
Blue Line

The Rajiv Chowk is a Delhi Metro station in Delhi, on the Blue and Yellow Lines. It is a transfer station between the Blue Line on the upper level and the Yellow Line on the lower level.[2]

It is one of the busiest stations on the network, serving Connaught Place in the heart of Delhi. It handles 5 lakh passengers every day.[3] Rajiv Chowk metro station has area of about 39,503 square feet (3,669.9 m2).[4]

Many businesses and important buildings, restaurants, and cinemas are situated just outside the station. The station is constructed below Central Park.

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  1. ^ "Ridership Information". Times of India. Times of India. 26 June 2014.
  2. ^ "Station Information". Archived from the original on 19 June 2010. Retrieved 26 June 2010.
  3. ^ "Ridership Information". Times of India. Times of India. 26 June 2014.
  4. ^ "Delhi: Kashmere Gate Metro station to be double the size of Rajiv Chowk".

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