GHAZIABAD, Dec. 7 -- The Ghaziabad police will start a special drive to get rid of encroachments in and around Vaishali Metro station. The DMRC had recently written to the Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) and raised the issue of rampant encroachment and traffic congestion, causing inconvenience for passengers to enter the Metro station.

On Thursday, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) met with the local authorities and the Ghaziabad police to devise a plan to unclog the premises of the Vaishali Metro station.

The Vaishali and Kaushambi Metro stations are part of 2.41km operational Metro stretch, which connects Anand Vihar on the Blue Line.

During the meeting, DMRC officials raised the issue of rampant encroachment, presence of ...