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Delhi Metro to increase frequency of trains on weekdays

Delhi Metro to increase frequency of trains on weekdays

🕔10:33, 27.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 27  Delhi Metro on Wednesday decided to increase the frequency of trains on weekdays during off peak hours (from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) by inducting 20 more trains into service from August 31.In view of the

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Delhi Metro completes Kashmere Gate-Red Fort tunnel

Delhi Metro completes Kashmere Gate-Red Fort tunnel

🕔11:23, 4.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 4  The Delhi Metro on Monday completed the 1,351 metre tunnelling between Kashmere Gate and Red Fort. Constructed under the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation’s (DMRC) Phase – 3, the stretch of tunnel on the 9.37 km long

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Delhi Metro increases train services

Delhi Metro increases train services

🕔13:11, 3.Aug 2015

New Delhi, Aug 3  Delhi Metro on Sunday said it will be adding eight more trains to its existing network from Monday to cater to the increased ridership during peak hours. According to the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), every

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Delhi Metro to procure 17 new eight-coach trains

Delhi Metro to procure 17 new eight-coach trains

🕔12:55, 30.Jun 2015

New Delhi, June 30  To deal with the increasing commuter rush, the Delhi Metro on Monday said it would procure 17 new eight-coach trains, and convert 61 six-coach trains into eight-coach formations on the busy Yellow, Red and Blue Lines

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Delhi Metro services begin on ITO-Mandi House section

Delhi Metro services begin on ITO-Mandi House section

🕔12:20, 9.Jun 2015

New Delhi, June 9  Delhi Metro on Monday began operations on the ITO-Mandi House section. The service in the underground stretch — that is part of the 9.37-km Central Secretariat-Kashmere Gate line — was flagged off from ITO station by

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HC notice to Delhi Metro on water, toilet availability

HC notice to Delhi Metro on water, toilet availability

🕔12:12, 2.May 2015

New Delhi, May 2  The Delhi High Court on Friday issued notice to the central and city governments and Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on a plea seeking directions to Delhi Metro to provide safe drinking water, toilets and dustbin

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Trial runs begin on Badarpur-Faridabad Metro corridor

Trial runs begin on Badarpur-Faridabad Metro corridor

🕔12:08, 13.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 13  The Delhi Metro commenced trials of its trains’ runs on Sunday on the Badarpur-Faridabad corridor, a statement said. The first trial run of a train on this section began from Badarpur to Old Faridabad Metro station.

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Delhi Metro to have first green power station

Delhi Metro to have first green power station

🕔11:04, 11.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 11  Delhi Metro will have its first green power sub-station that will have solar power panels, wetland sewage treatment plant, water meters, LED bulbs, CO2 sensors and other eco-friendly features, a statement said on Friday. Located at

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Extended Delhi Metro line ready for trials

Extended Delhi Metro line ready for trials

🕔13:05, 10.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 10  The trial run on Delhi Metro’s extension from Badarpur to Haryana’s Faridabad is scheduled to start on April 16, it was announced on Thursday. The violet line, which currently connects Badarpur to Mandi House, will also

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Rays Power to make 7 MW solar rooftop project for Delhi Metro

Rays Power to make 7 MW solar rooftop project for Delhi Metro

🕔12:21, 2.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 2  Solar power solutions provider Rays Power Experts on Wednesday said it has won a contract from Delhi Metro for setting up a 7 MW solar rooftop photovoltaic project on selected stations and sites. “Rays Power has

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Delhi Metro helpline upgraded to interactive voice system

Delhi Metro helpline upgraded to interactive voice system

🕔10:22, 1.Apr 2015

New Delhi, April 01 Delhi Metro on Tuesday took a step closer to offer better services to commuters by enhancing its existing helpline service into an interactive voice response system (IVRS). Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) managing director Mangu Singh

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Delhi Metro to run on single line on select days

Delhi Metro to run on single line on select days

🕔11:57, 21.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 21  The Delhi Metro Friday said trains between Sarita Vihar and Badarpur stations will run on single line for a few hours on specific days, starting Saturday. This will have no major impact on passenger movement. Train

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Delhi Metro services to start at 4 a.m. on polling day

Delhi Metro services to start at 4 a.m. on polling day

🕔11:41, 6.Feb 2015

New Delhi, Feb 6  Delhi Metro Thursday said it will begin train services at 4 a.m. on Feb 7 in view of the assembly election in the capital. “Metro trains will start service at 4 a.m. from all lines on

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Trial run on Delhi Metro’s Mandi House-ITO stretch begins

Trial run on Delhi Metro’s Mandi House-ITO stretch begins

🕔11:17, 19.Dec 2014

New Delhi, Dec 19  The Delhi Metro flagged off the trial run on the underground stretch of the Phase III route between the Mandi House and ITO stations, an official statement said. The section is part of its 9.37-km-long Central

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Now, recharge Metro card through SMS

Now, recharge Metro card through SMS

🕔12:07, 14.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 14  Delhi Metro commuters will now be able to recharge their smart cards by sending SMS to a designated number, courtesy a new facility launched Thursday. To avail the service, passengers should have an account with ICICI

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Delhi Metro to halt services at 8 p.m. on Diwali

Delhi Metro to halt services at 8 p.m. on Diwali

🕔15:00, 21.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 21  The Delhi Metro will stop its services at 8 p.m. Thursday on account of Diwali, a statement said Tuesday. “The last metro train service Oct 23 will start at 8 p.m. from all the terminal stations

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Delhi Metro’s cleanliness drive for Swachh Bharat

Delhi Metro’s cleanliness drive for Swachh Bharat

🕔11:14, 1.Oct 2014

New Delhi, Oct 01  The Delhi Metro will undertake a ‘Clean and Green Delhi’ drive starting Oct 2, a statement said. The drive, under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, will involve metro staff and stakeholders – housekeeping agencies, parking contractors, facilitation

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Delhi Metro second best in customer satisfaction

Delhi Metro second best in customer satisfaction

🕔10:49, 29.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 29  The Delhi Metro has been ranked second best among 18 international Metro systems in terms of customer satisfaction, an official statement said Sunday. According to a survey by the Global Metro Benchmarking Groups NOVA and CoMET,

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Delhi Metro shuts down one station

Delhi Metro shuts down one station

🕔11:51, 23.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 23  The Delhi Metro Tuesday shut down one of its stations in view of expected protests over the vacation of RLD leader Ajit Singh’s official bungalow Tuesday, officials said. The Delhi Metro shut down the Race Course

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Now buy Delhi Metro token from Airport Metro station

Now buy Delhi Metro token from Airport Metro station

🕔10:10, 16.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 16  Passengers on the Airport Express line who wish to board the Delhi Metro train from the New Delhi Metro station can now purchase tokens and smart cards from the Airport Metro station, Metro authorities said Monday.

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