Hyderabad Metro Rail (HMR) Managing Director N.V.S Reddy said all the encroachments near HMR station in Miyapur will be cleared shortly and state-of-the-art footpaths, street furniture, bus bays, auto bays, etc will be set up in the area. Inspecting the ongoing streetscaping works in and around Miyapur Metro station on Saturday, Mr. Reddy said world class facilities will be provided at the stations..
He said large areas of public utility space are to be created in the two-km stretch between Miyapur and Hydernagar as the new “Raahgiri” venue. There will be children’s play area, yoga and exercise zone, forgotten village games zone, etc., for all the age groups to exercise, relax and enjoy. Special facilities will be created for children and general public to participate in street art, graffiti, etc, said Mr. Reddy..
This apart, ornamental and avenue plants will be planted to improve the overall aesthetics of the area. The new storm water drain being laid by HMR in Miyapur station will be connected with proper cross drains to ensure there is no water stagnation in the station area, he added