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  • Kochi Metro

    Kochi Metro experiences high ridership just four months after launch

    Having completed four months of operation this week, officials of the Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL) are satisfied with the initial ridership figures, stressing that things would take time to stabilize. According to data available till October 18, nearly 6 lakh people used the Kochi Metro this month handing KMRL a revenue of Rs 2.28 […]

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  • Chennai Metro

    Chennai Metro rail completes one tunnel under Anna Salai

    Chennai metro rail completed building of one of the two tunnels in arterial Anna Salai on Wednesday, a day after its engineers attempted in vain to achieve a break through. The tunnel will connect May Day Park to AG-DMS covering a distance of 3.7km. The line is expected to get operational by December 2018. Metro rail officials said the giant tunnel […]

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  • DMRC

    Delhi government warns DMRC chief of action over fare hike

    Transport minister Kailash Gahlot on Thursday said the government could revoke Delhi metro chief Mangu Singh’s appointment if fares were increased on October 10. Gahlot reasoned that Singh, being one of the Delhi government’s nominees in Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) board, should not allow a second hike in metro fares. “The Delhi government is […]

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  • Bengaluru Metro

    Bengaluru Metro Gets European Investment Bank Financing

    India here on Thursday signed a loan agreement with the European Investment Bank (EIB) for a 300 million euro-financing for the second phase of the Bengaluru Metro Rail Project, an official said. The amount for “Phase II Line R6” of the Namma Metro (Our Metro) in Bengaluru represents the first tranche of the 500 million […]

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