The Kanpur Metro is a mass rapid transit system for the city of Kanpur. The project is under the approval of ministry of Uttar Pradesh & Government of India. Kanpur Metro Rail is likely to be completed around 2016. Kanpur is enlisted as the counter magnet city for National Capital Region of Delhi. Kanpur is the largest metro city in Uttar Pradesh.
Phase 1 Railway Officials are electrifying Track from Auraiya – Anwarganj to Mandhana but in between one way is coming down. If there is project of Anwarganj-Mandhana train track to be moved off than the stations on that track can be Metro Stations.
Development of Anwarganj, Kalianpur and Rawatpur stations has been done by using millions of Rupees. If track is being moved off than government is not going to leave stations like that. Officers told that Metro trains are planned to be run from Kanpur Central toMandhana on flyover so that the crossing will get moved off. Rail Budgest is being waited to come. MLA Salil Vishnoi talked to Chief Minister for Metro Rail in city.
The first phase include line from Bithoor-Kanpur Airport.