GREATER NOIDA, Dec. 5 -- The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday approved the 15-km Metro link between Noida's Sector 71 with Greater Noida West's Sector Knowledge Park-V..

The project will be executed in two phases with the first phase connecting Noida to Greater Noida West's Sector 2.

Details of the projects, such as the starting day and deadline, were yet to be finalised.

According to funding pattern finalised for the project, the Noida authority and Greater Noida authority will be responsible for financing the section of the Metro link under their respective jurisdiction with assistance from the state and central governments. The link will be built by the Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC)

The approval for the project was taken dur...