Parking charges at Delhi Metro Rail Corporation’s (DMRC) parking lots will get costlier from May 1. The steep increase — an increase of almost 50% — comes just months after the metro fare hike in October.
In anticipation of the indefinite strike threat from the Metro Union recurring, the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) has written to the Centre asking it to urgently notify all Metro Railway Services as ‘Essential Services’ under the Central Government’s Essential Services Maintenance Act (ESMA).
Airport South is reportedly the first Metro station in the country to implement the Bio-digester technology which was dedicated to the Swachh Bharat Mission by the Defence Research and Development Organization.
By the end of this year, travelling in Delhi Metro would mean commuting in airconditioned comfort from your doorstep. In a major overhaul of its feeder bus services, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is going to introduce AC feeder buses that will be electric and CNG run.
With the aim of having a multi-transport, single ticketing smart card in place in Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) by year end, the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA)
Despite smooth progress on civil works at two Metro corridors, the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) revised its deadline from 2019 to 2020. The authority cited deadlock over procuring coaches for the Dahisar-DN Nagar Metro-2A and Andheri East-Dahisar East Metro -7 corridor as the primary reason behind revising the deadline.
The twin cities of Kolkata and Howrah, on either side of river Hooghly, will be soon connected by a metro service, part of which runs under water.
Narendra Modi’s ‘Metro’ Vision: 50 Cities To Be Covered Through 700 Km Network In Coming Years, Says Hardeep Singh Puri
Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri has said that India is moving towards a Metro network of more than 700 kilometres. This goal will be achieved in the next few years, he said, without issuing a specific timeline.
Faced with annual upward revisions in electricity tariffs, Bengaluru’s transport utilities Namma Metro (BMRCL) and BMTC are in talks with private developers in their pursuit of cheaper power options.
By the month end, some Metro stations in Delhi-National Capital Region will restrict passengers from carrying heavy luggage in the trains.