Tag: Delhi Metro

Delhi Metro revenue up 73% in 4 years

New Delhi: The Delhi Metro’s revenues increased by more than 73 per cent in the last four years, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Thursday. In a written reply given by Union Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Puri, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) was shown to have earned Rs 1,505.84[Read More…]

Delhi: Metro fare hike protests at Rajiv Chowk station

New Delhi: Over 50 youth staged a protest inside the Rajiv Chowk Metro Station here on Saturday against the Delhi Metro’s fare hike. The fare hike had come into effect in October 2017, triggering protests from multiple quarters. The group, that came in a Metro, got down at the station raising[Read More…]

Arvind Kejriwal launches common card for Metro, buses

Arvind Kejriwal launches common card for Metro, buses

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday launched a pilot ‘Delhi Common Mobility Card’ which will enable commuters to travel in both Delhi Metro and 250 select city buses. The Delhi government aims to shift to a ‘Common Mobility Card’ which could be used to travel in Metro and all Delhi[Read More…]

Delhi government failed to ensure women security in three years: Swaraj India

Swaraj India slams Delhi government moves on pollution

New Delhi: The Swaraj India party on Saturday hit out at Delhi’s Aam Aadmi Party government’s knee-jerk reactions to tackle the pollution menace instead of taking long-term institutional measures. “I am not, in principle, opposed to the odd-even scheme as and when it is required but Delhi’s public transport is in[Read More…]

Delhi Metro in trouble: Passengers shying away due to increased fare

Delhi Metro’s Heritage line to be launched on Sunday

The anticipated ‘Heritage Line’ stretch of the Delhi Metro will be active from May 28, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) announced on Friday. This project was to be operational last year, however, after failing deadlines it is ready to begin its commercial operation. An extension of the Violet Line[Read More…]

Jat agitation: Police beefs up security

The Delhi Police have directed the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to shut down Metro services to Haryana and Uttar Pradesh, and at 12 stations in the capital in order to maintain security. Trains to Gurgaon, Noida, Faridabad and Ghaziabad will not run from late Sunday evening ahead of the[Read More…]

Jamia Nagar homes demolished for Delhi Metro

In an anti-encroachment drive to start the construction of metro, six semi-pucca homes and a newly-opened restaurant were demolished in Jamia Nagar Monday.  As per the Delhi Municipal Corporation, it cleared off a chunk of land in Tikona Park, where the Jamia Nagar Metro station is being constructed on the[Read More…]

Meet the real ‘superhero’ of Delhi metro!

At a time when racial crimes is on an increasing high and most of the populace suffer from ‘chalta hai’ attitude, people like NV Singh stand out. In a rare act of bravado, he stood up for a man from north-eastern state of India. As reported, this incident took place[Read More…]

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