Expressing deep anguish over the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) ordering that the city’s suburban rail project be reworked, representatives of 35 citizen groups met Divisional Railway Manager A K Verma and submitted a letter to him, to be sent to the Union Railway Minister and PMO.
Two-and-a-half hours before the Election Commission announced the schedule for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections on Sunday, the railway board approved Southern Railway’s (SR) proposal to run two circular suburban services between Chennai Beach – Arakkonam – Chengalpet – Chennai Beach.
Bengaluru: Boost To Suburban Rail Connectivity Between Whitefield-Banaswadi; DEMU Special Train Flagged Off
The suburban rail connectivity between Banaswadi and Whitefield has received a boost following the introduction of a special DEMU train on Sunday (3 February), New Indian Express has reported.
The feasibility report on setting up a dedicated suburban rail project for the city will be submitted by engineering consultancy firm
Harbour line commuters could be inconvenienced as there will be a megablock between Kurla and Vashi Up and Down lines from 11.10am to 4.10pm.
SPV for Bengaluru Suburban Rail yet to take off as State Govt and Railways are yet finalise on Cost Sharing
The special purpose vehicle (SPV) to implement the suburban railway is yet to take off as the state government and railways are yet to see eye to eye on some pertinent issues.
A heap of people on a narrow, barricaded stairway, waving and crying for help: millions watched video clips of that 30-minute Mumbai horror.
A full-fledged suburban rail system for Bengaluru, similar to the one in Mumbai, may not come true. What the city has got, however, is a series of detailed project reports (DPRs) on suburban rail over the past three decades.
Suburban train services operating from Moore market complex (MMC) on Wednesday suffered cancellation following a derailment at Avadi here, officials said today.
An ambitious plan for elevated corridors over existing rail tracks in Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru that will improve safety and decongest networks is being considered by the railways in partnership with state governments and central agencies.