Delhi Metro free rides for women: The Delhi government’s recent proposal to make Delhi Metro rides free for women is slowly picking up pace. The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has prepared two short term plans for the implementation of the free metro rides scheme and has given them to the Delhi government, according to an HT report. The DMRC, in its proposal submitted to the Delhi government, stated that implementing the free travel scheme for women will result in an annual loss of around Rs 1560 crore, the report said.
Additionally, the Delhi government is also likely to extend its free travel scheme for women in Delhi Metro’s feeder buses as well. DMRC, in order to ensure last mile connectivity for women Read More
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