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DMRC launches India’s 1st FASTag/UPI-based cashless parking

DMRC launches India’s 1st FASTag/UPI-based cashless parking

🕔18:37, 6.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 6  The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Tuesday introduced India’s first FASTag or Unified Payments Interface (UPI)-based parking facility to reduce the time for entry and payment. This has been done to come up with similar

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Delhi Metro extends suspension of services till ‘further notice’

Delhi Metro extends suspension of services till ‘further notice’

🕔20:49, 16.May 2021

New Delhi, May 16  In wake of the Delhi government’s order of extension of lockdown in the city for another week (till May 24), the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Sunday announced it was also extending the suspension of

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DMRC suspends services from NCR to Delhi till further orders

DMRC suspends services from NCR to Delhi till further orders

🕔19:21, 26.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 26  The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Thursday announced that its services from the National Capital Region (NCR) to Delhi will remain suspended till further notice due to security reasons in wake of the farmers’ protest.

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Changes in Delhi Metro services in wake of farmers’ movement

Changes in Delhi Metro services in wake of farmers’ movement

🕔06:47, 26.Nov 2020

New Delhi, Nov 26  The services of Delhi Metro will be affected on Thursday due to the farmers’ movement. Farmer organisations from different parts of the country including Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Punjab have called for ‘Dilli chalo’ march on

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‘Delhi Metro-SBI Card’ a credit-cum-smart card launched

‘Delhi Metro-SBI Card’ a credit-cum-smart card launched

🕔17:35, 23.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 23  The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) in association with the SBI Card, on Friday launched the ‘Delhi Metro-SBI Card’, a multipurpose credit card for the benefit of the Delhi Metro commuters. The card was jointly launched

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Delhi Metro develops indigenous signalling technology

Delhi Metro develops indigenous signalling technology

🕔17:57, 15.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 15  On ‘Engineers Day’, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) took a major step towards development of an indigenously-built Communication Based Train Control signalling technology for the Metro with the launch of the i-ATS, which is an

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Multi-level parking facility to soon come up in Central Delhi: DMRC

Multi-level parking facility to soon come up in Central Delhi: DMRC

🕔07:00, 22.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 22  The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) and the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NrDMC) are jointly going to develop a multi-level car parking facility in Central Delhi, which will be able to accommodate more than 3,000 cars.

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Metro maintenance work to continue, DMRC tells commuters

Metro maintenance work to continue, DMRC tells commuters

🕔07:40, 24.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 24  Office-goers and commuters had a harrowing time on Tuesday morning after a snag occurred in Delhi Metro Rail Corporation’s (DMRC) Magenta line owing to maintenance issues. The DMRC said in a statement that due to maintenance

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Nearly 3 lakh people use Magenta Line on Day 1 of full service

Nearly 3 lakh people use Magenta Line on Day 1 of full service

🕔07:45, 31.May 2018

New Delhi, May 31  Almost three lakh people used the Magenta Line on Tuesday, when its remaining stretch from Kalkaji to Jankapuri West was opened to public, increasing from just over 80,000 a day before, the Delhi Metro Rail Corp (DMRC)

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Delhi Metro fare hike from Tuesday

Delhi Metro fare hike from Tuesday

🕔10:04, 10.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 10  The increased metro fares will be applicable from Tuesday as scheduled, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) announced on Monday. This is the second fare hike this year as proposed by the Fare Fixation Committee which

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Delhi Metro staff call off Monday strike after talks

Delhi Metro staff call off Monday strike after talks

🕔09:14, 24.Jul 2017

New Delhi, July 24  The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation’s (DMRC) non-executive employees have called off their threatened strike from Monday in support of their demands, official sources said on Sunday. Demanding a hike in salaries, a section of the Delhi

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Delhi metro procuring 420 additional coaches

Delhi metro procuring 420 additional coaches

🕔08:24, 2.May 2017

New Delhi, May 2  Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is procuring 420 additional coaches, the transport agency informed Delhi’s Lt. Governor on Monday. Delhi’s Lt. Governor Anil Baijal chaired a meeting on air pollution in the national capital, where DMRC

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Metro services till 10 p.m. on Diwali

Metro services till 10 p.m. on Diwali

🕔10:41, 28.Oct 2016

New Delhi, Oct 28  The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Thursday said its train services on Diwali will start at its usual time of 6 a.m. but end at 10 p.m. — an hour early.“The train services will start

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Wi-Fi service at Rajeev Chowk, Kashmere Gate Metro stations

Wi-Fi service at Rajeev Chowk, Kashmere Gate Metro stations

🕔10:43, 2.Jan 2016

New Delhi, Jan 2  The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Friday started Wi-Fi services at two of its major stations — Rajiv Chowk and Kashmere Gate, an official statement said.Under the new initiative, passengers can access the free for

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Odd-even rule: Delhi metro to scale up its services from January 1

Odd-even rule: Delhi metro to scale up its services from January 1

🕔12:20, 29.Dec 2015

New Delhi, Dec 29 The Delhi Metro on Monday decided to scale up its services from January 1-15 in view of the the odd-even vehicle drive of the state government.“From January 1 to January 15, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC)

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DMRC chalking plans to decongest Rajiv Chowk

DMRC chalking plans to decongest Rajiv Chowk

🕔12:27, 22.Jun 2015

New Delhi, June 22  The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is chalking out new methodologies and plans to reduce congestion at the bustling Rajiv Chowk station, which serves as interchange for two key lines, a statement said. “Managing director Mangu

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Delhi Metro plans WiFi facility aboard trains

Delhi Metro plans WiFi facility aboard trains

🕔12:38, 7.May 2015

New Delhi, May 7  The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) plans to provide WiFi facility aboard its trains as well as in stations, union Minister of State for Urban Development Babul Supriyo said on Wednesday. “The DMRC has informed the

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Delhi Metro completes twin-tunnel’s construction

Delhi Metro completes twin-tunnel’s construction

🕔10:37, 6.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 6  The construction of Delhi Metro’s two underground parallel tunnels was completed here Tuesday, a statement said. The drilling of one of the tunnels began in December 2013 and the other in January this year using two

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Delhi government releases Rs.200 crore for Metro

Delhi government releases Rs.200 crore for Metro

🕔11:45, 24.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 24  The Delhi government released Rs.200 crore for the projects of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). “The Delhi government has released an amount of Rs.200 crore as contribution to equity as a first instalment in the

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Delhi Metro sets new ridership record

Delhi Metro sets new ridership record

🕔15:00, 23.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 23  The Delhi Metro recorded the highest ridership of over 26 lakh (2.6 million) passengers in a single day July 21, surpassing a record set last August. “Delhi Metro achieved another milestone on Monday when over 26

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