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Pink Line’s Lajpat Nagar section to open on Monday

Pink Line’s Lajpat Nagar section to open on Monday

🕔10:32, 28.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 28  Delhi Metro’s Lajpat Nagar-Mayur Vihar Pocket 1 section of Pink Line is all set to open for public commutation from next week as it has been given all the necessary approvals from the Safety Commissioner, the

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Delhi government approves Metro Phase-IV; 334 new coaches, elevated flyovers lined up

Delhi government approves Metro Phase-IV; 334 new coaches, elevated flyovers lined up

🕔20:01, 19.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 19 The Delhi government on Wednesday passed Delhi Metro Rail Corporation’s (DMRC) 103-km long Phase-IV under which six new corridors and hundreds of new coaches will be introduced to reduce traffic and improve connectivity. The decision was taken

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Delhi Metro to run extra trips on Raksha Bandhan

Delhi Metro to run extra trips on Raksha Bandhan

🕔14:20, 24.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 24  The Delhi Metro will run extra trips on Saturday and Sunday in view of high ridership observed on the eve of Raksha Bandhan, it was announced on Friday. Also, it said, those metro lines where the

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Delhi Metro’s Pink Line extended till Lajpat Nagar

Delhi Metro’s Pink Line extended till Lajpat Nagar

🕔14:51, 6.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 6 Delhi Metro on Monday extended its Pink Line to connect Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus and Lajpat Nagar, bringing four major markets on its network. The latest 8.10-km stretch has six stations including INA, South Extension, Sarojini Nagar

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Cabinet approves Blue Line extension to Noida Sector 62

Cabinet approves Blue Line extension to Noida Sector 62

🕔23:42, 16.May 2018

New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved extension of Delhi Metro’s Blue Line service from Noida City Centre to Noida Sector 62. A Cabinet meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved the 6.675km corridor being constructed

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Delhi Metro trial for another section of Pink Line

Delhi Metro trial for another section of Pink Line

🕔14:48, 24.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 24  Delhi Metro on Tuesday began a trial run on the Lajpat Nagar-Sir Vishweshwaraiah Moti Bagh section of the 59-km long Pink Line (Majlis Park-Shiv Vihar corridor). The 8.1 km stretch has six stations– Sir Vishweshwaraih Moti

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Full Magenta Line likely to open for public within April

Full Magenta Line likely to open for public within April

🕔20:48, 4.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 4  Connecting south Delhi to Noida and west Delhi in one stretch, the remaining portion of Magenta Line (Janakpuri West-Botanical Garden) is expected to be open for public within this month, a Delhi Metro Rail Corporation official

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HC directs DMRC to pay ‘immediate interim relief’ to RInfra’s DAMEPL

HC directs DMRC to pay ‘immediate interim relief’ to RInfra’s DAMEPL

🕔19:12, 27.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 27  Reliance Infrastructure’s (RInfra) subsidiary Delhi Airport Metro Express Private Ltd (DAMEPL) on Tuesday said the Delhi High Court has directed the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) to pay Rs 306 crore as immediate interim relief to

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Trials on 20.6 km stretch of Pink Line successful: Delhi Metro

Trials on 20.6 km stretch of Pink Line successful: Delhi Metro

🕔09:42, 13.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 13  The trial runs on the 20.6 km-long Majlis Park-Durgabhai Deshmukh South Campus stretch of the upcoming Pink Line (Majlis Park-Shiv Vihar) are “succesfully” over, and the section is awaiting clearance from the Commissioner for Metro Rail

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Test run on Pink Line’s East Delhi section begins

Test run on Pink Line’s East Delhi section begins

🕔15:04, 7.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 7  The Delhi Metro on Wednesday began test runs on the Maujpur-I.P. Extension stretch of the upcoming 59 km-long Pink Line (Shiv Vihar-Majlis Park), the transporter said in a statement. The 10.47 km stretch has nine elevated

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Accident on Delhi Metro’s new line during trials

Accident on Delhi Metro’s new line during trials

🕔22:40, 19.Dec 2017

New Delhi,A Dec 19 (IANS) A Metro train on a new line, to be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi next week, hit a wall here on Tuesday evening during trials as its brakes failed, a Delhi Metro official said. No

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Metro parking rates to go up four-fold from Thursday

Metro parking rates to go up four-fold from Thursday

🕔10:38, 9.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 9 The Delhi Metro on Wednesday announced a four-fold hike in the rates for parking on its premises to discourage commuters from using private vehicles. The decision has apparently come in the backdrop of the alarming smog situation

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Delhi Metro installs Nobel Wall at Rajiv Chowk

Delhi Metro installs Nobel Wall at Rajiv Chowk

🕔15:21, 1.Nov 2017

New Delhi, Nov 1  The Delhi Metro on Wednesday installed the Nobel Memorial Wall at the Rajiv Chowk metro station for the seventh year in a row. The wall was erected in association with the Embassy of Sweden on the

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Delhi Metro to augment passenger capacity by 200,000 by March 2018

Delhi Metro to augment passenger capacity by 200,000 by March 2018

🕔11:20, 14.Aug 2017

New Delhi, Aug 14  With the construction of its Phase-3 nearly complete, the Delhi Metro is all set to accommodate more than 200,000 additional commuters on its network by March 2018. Besides the entirely new Pink and Magenta Lines, the

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Delhi Metro fares likely to go up from Wednesday, minimum ticket price Rs 10 and maximum Rs 50

Delhi Metro fares likely to go up from Wednesday, minimum ticket price Rs 10 and maximum Rs 50

🕔15:18, 8.May 2017

The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) board accepted on Monday a recommendation to increase the minimum passenger fare from Rs 8 to Rs 10 and the maximum fare from Rs 30 to Rs 50. The new fare structure is likely

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Delhi Metro to get green certification

Delhi Metro to get green certification

🕔22:21, 15.Feb 2017

New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) in collaboration with two US agencies on Wednesday announced the launch of a survey that would rate the energy efficiency and commuter-friendliness of the rapid mass transporter in the capital.

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Delhi cabinet nod to phase-IV of Delhi Metro

Delhi cabinet nod to phase-IV of Delhi Metro

🕔10:35, 7.Jan 2017

New Delhi, Jan 7  The Delhi cabinet on Friday gave its nod to the fourth phase of Delhi Metro which will add 8.5 lakh new passengers to its network, said Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia. The fourth phase will have

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No exit from Rajiv Chowk Metro on Dec 31 evening

No exit from Rajiv Chowk Metro on Dec 31 evening

🕔10:18, 30.Dec 2016

New Delhi, Dec 30  Commuters will not be allowed to exit the Rajiv Chowk Station after 9 p.m. on December 31, while entry will be confined to two gates, the Delhi Metro said on Thursday. This decision has been taken

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Metro conducts test runs on new Magenta Line

Metro conducts test runs on new Magenta Line

🕔10:56, 29.Oct 2016

New Delhi, Oct 29 Delhi Metro on Friday conducted trial runs of trains on the upcoming Janakpuri West-Botanical Garden corridor, also known as Magenta Line.The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) conducted trial runs on a 13.5 km stretch between Kalindi Kunj

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Technical snag hits metro services on Blue Line

Technical snag hits metro services on Blue Line

🕔15:44, 4.Apr 2016

New Delhi, April 4  Commuters of Delhi Metro trains on the Blue Line (Dwarka sector 21 to Noida City Centre/Vaishali) had a harrowing time on Monday as the trains got delayed due to a technical snag. “There was some problem

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