These segments (see map) include Majlis Park–Shiv Vihar, Janakpuri West–Botanical Garden, Central Secretariat– Kashmere Gate, Jahangirpuri– Badli, Badarpur–YMCA Chowk Faridabad, Dwarka–Najafgarh and Mundka–Bahadurgarh.
These include an interchange station at Botanical Garden (Noida) - the first and the only interchange station outside Delhi.
The absence of regulation raises the spectre of a surrogacy black market, selling of babies and even questions of legal rights of a surrogate mother and the baby.
However, according to a study published in 2014 by the Centre for Social Research (CSR), an NGO dealing with women’s issues, 88 per cent of surrogate mothers in Delhi and 76 per cent in Mumbai did not know the terms of their contract.
“Once we got the money, we admitted him in the hospital.
This knowledge has also led to awareness and acceptance of fertility treatments such as in-vitro fertilisation (IVF).
To cash in on this trend, infertility centres and clinics are looping in surrogacy consultants to find suitable women who can rent out their wombs for a fee.
A record 28 tunnel boring machines are currently operating, unprecedented in any country.