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CISF nabbed a passenger with country made pistol at Metro Station

CISF nabbed a passenger with country made pistol at Metro Station

🕔21:17, 9.Dec 2021

New Delhi, 09.12.2021: On 09.12.2021 at around 1150 hrs, during baggage screening through X-BIS machine at Noida Electronic City metro station, Head ConstableKrishna of CISF noticed an image of a pistol and round inside a bag of a passenger later

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‘Lifeline’ Metro to resume as Delhi unlocks partially

‘Lifeline’ Metro to resume as Delhi unlocks partially

🕔07:13, 7.Jun 2021

New Delhi, June 7  Public movement, transport, markets, and malls will restart partially in the national capital from Monday after one and half months’ lockdown imposed from April 19 onwards following an unprecedented surge in Covid-19 cases. Along with the

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DMRC set to upgrade its Automatic Fare Collection System

DMRC set to upgrade its Automatic Fare Collection System

🕔17:48, 15.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 15 (2021) Delhi Metro has decided to upgrade its Automatic Fare Collection System. IANS spoke to Anup Dayal, Executive Director, Corporate Communications, DMRC, on the subject. Dayal said, “In order to upgrade ticketing technology, DMRC envisages to

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8 bidders for Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line extension

8 bidders for Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line extension

🕔16:36, 14.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 14  The Delhi Metro has finalised eight bidders for underground (UG) and electrical and mechanical (E&M) work for the Magenta Line. After the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) opened its tenders, eight firms have submitted tenders (bids)

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Azadpur to become Delhi Metro’s 2nd triple interchange station

Azadpur to become Delhi Metro’s 2nd triple interchange station

🕔15:16, 13.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 13 The Azadpur station on Delhi Metro’s Yellow Line network would become the second triple interchange facility of the mass rapid transit system after the Kashmere Gate Metro station. The Azadpur station will connect three metro corridors

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Delhi Metro to allow only 1/4th of pre-Covid crowd: DMRC Chief

Delhi Metro to allow only 1/4th of pre-Covid crowd: DMRC Chief

🕔17:30, 9.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 9  With lifeline of the national capital region, the Delhi Metro, resuming its service after a hiatus of more than five-and-a-half-months, Managing Director of DMRC, Mangu Singh, spoke about the challenges faced in the first two days

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Blue, Pink lines of Delhi Metro resume services after 171 days

Blue, Pink lines of Delhi Metro resume services after 171 days

🕔08:00, 9.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 9  After Monday’s success, the Delhi Metro on Wednesday also started operations on its two more additional lines — Blue and Pink, providing relief to hundreds of commuters. The resumption of service comes two days after the

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Delhi Metro resumes operations after five months

Delhi Metro resumes operations after five months

🕔07:30, 7.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 7  Delhi Metro, the lifeline of the national capital region, on Monday finally rolled on the tracks after coming to a screeching halt of over five months ago due to coronavirus pandemic. For two days the yellow

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Delhi Metro restarts from Sept 7 with Yellow line and Gurugram’s Rapid Metro

Delhi Metro restarts from Sept 7 with Yellow line and Gurugram’s Rapid Metro

🕔08:34, 3.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 3  The Delhi Metro will restart the Yellow Line and Gurugram’s Rapid Metro from September 7 in what will be the beginning of a series of graded openings of the Capital’s metro service for the first time

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Unlock 4: ‘List of Metro stations for restoring services to come soon’

Unlock 4: ‘List of Metro stations for restoring services to come soon’

🕔08:20, 31.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 31  A list of stations where Metro travel services are being restored is being prepared and will be made public soon, the Delhi Government said on Sunday, day after the Centre allowed the service in Unlock 4.0

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Delhi Metro’s new smart card with automatic recharge feature

Delhi Metro’s new smart card with automatic recharge feature

🕔18:08, 19.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 19  Delhi Metro commuters will now be able to avail the facility of a new type of smart card which comes with an auto top-up feature. This will enable the commuters to recharge the card automatically at

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Metro rides in lockdown 4.0: No beeps, no frisking at security check

Metro rides in lockdown 4.0: No beeps, no frisking at security check

🕔18:20, 17.May 2020

New Delhi, May 17  With indications coming that the Delhi Metro will start in lockdown 4.0 beginning from Monday, the CISF is already equipped with providing security cover to the public transport facility premises, but this time with a new

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Delhi Metro gets NGT nod for bridge on Yamuna for Phase 4

Delhi Metro gets NGT nod for bridge on Yamuna for Phase 4

🕔20:50, 6.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 6 The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has granted permission to Delhi Metro to construct a bridge over the Yamuna flood plains under the Phase-IV of the project. A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel while

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Delhi Metro starts construction of Phase IV

Delhi Metro starts construction of Phase IV

🕔07:07, 31.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 31  The Delhi Metro on Monday started construction work for Phase IV’s RK Ashram-Janakpuri West corridor. The 28.92-km-long corridor will provide more connectivity to the crowded areas of west Delhi and help in reducing congestion on the

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Delhi Metro operations resume, 3 stations closed

Delhi Metro operations resume, 3 stations closed

🕔13:03, 20.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 20  The Delhi Metro opened all stations on Friday, but in a latest update has said that three stations, including Jamia Milia Islamia will continue to stay closed. The DMRC tweeted: “Entry & exit gates of Jamia

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Metro shuts several stations ahead of CAA protest in Delhi

Metro shuts several stations ahead of CAA protest in Delhi

🕔11:55, 19.Dec 2019

New Delhi, 19 Dec  With the imposition of section 144 in the Red Fort area here ahead of the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protest, the Delhi Metro has shut down several Metro stations in the vicinity. Delhi Metro tweeted: “Entry

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Anti-CAA protest: Metro services at several stations shut

Anti-CAA protest: Metro services at several stations shut

🕔06:51, 16.Dec 2019

New Delhi, 16 Dec  In the wake of violent protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act in south Delhi on Sunday, the Delhi Metro has suspended services at 12 metro stations as precautionary measure. With protests gathering in other parts of

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DMRC to upgrade to eight-coach metro fleet by March 2021

DMRC to upgrade to eight-coach metro fleet by March 2021

🕔17:59, 17.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 17  In a bid to accommodate the increasing footfalls, Delhi Metro plans to convert all six-coach trains to eight-coach ones by March 2021 and press them into service on the Red, Yellow and Blue Lines. Currently, both

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Art of commuting: Delhi metro stations double up as art galleries

Art of commuting: Delhi metro stations double up as art galleries

🕔08:44, 21.May 2019

New Delhi, May 21  Most Indians may still need a push to visit art galleries and museums, but when the national capital’s favourite commuting mode Metro Rail doubles up as a contemporary art gallery itself, it is not uncommon to

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Metro Magenta Line runs slow, thousands hit

Metro Magenta Line runs slow, thousands hit

🕔07:04, 15.May 2019

New Delhi, May 15  Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line ran slow on Tuesday due to a technical fault, forcing many commuters to leave the train and take other forms of transport to continue their journey. The Delhi Metro Rail Corp (DMRC)

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