A top official of the Metro Railway Kolkata today met Trinamool Congress MP in Lok Sabha Dinesh Trivedi urging him to expedite all pending metro rail projects and resolve local problems through mutual discussion.
The street-lighting system of the city is set for an overhaul with the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) planning to replace all metal halide lights with LED ones.
Going on with the initiative to install roof top grid connected solar panels in schools and colleges across the city, a 10 KW roof top solar panel has been inaugurated at Basanti Devi College.
Indian Railways is planning to connect four prime Indian cities, namely Delhi, Mumbai, Chennaiand Kolkata with high-speed trains. These trains will run at 160 kmph, against the current 88-90 kmph.
In a rather ambitious project, the Indian Railways is going to interconnect the four major metros of the country. Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai will be connected with each other by a network of high-speed trains that run at 160 kmph, as against the current 88-90 kmph.
THE NEWLY-INAUGURATED Bandhan Express began its first commercial run between Kolkata and Khulna from Kolkata railway station at Chitpur on Thursday morning.
The newly-inaugurated Bandhan Express began its first commercial service between Kolkata and Khulna from Kolkata Railway Station on Thursday morning.
Union minister Nitin Gadkari said today that around 10 crore trees would be planted under the ‘Ganga Tree Plantation’ programme on the banks of the river from Haridwar to Kolkata.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina today launched a new passenger train service between Kolkata and Khulna, an industrial town in southwestern Bangladesh.
Come February, the commuters of Kolkata Metro would finally get a taste of travelling in the most advanced coaches they have seen, with China-made rakes making their way into the ‘City of Joy’, a senior railways official said.