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Jal Shakti Minister takes Delhi Metro train, earns praise for simplicity

Photos of him accompanied by a man, probably an aide, went viral on social media media with many praising him for his down-to-earth attitude.

In Supreme Court, Delhi government says Metro policy lacks statutory backing

The state government has made it clear that it does not approve of equal sharing of operational losses as well as the clause that puts the burden of repaying JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) loan on it in case the DMRC defaults.

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Delhi transport minister Gahlot remains firm on four names for Metro panel, sends reminder to DMRC

Gahlot wrote that it has been over 11 days but the DMRC has not responded to the letter that conveyed the decision of the Delhi government.

Budget 2019: Delhi Metro gets Rs 400 cr for expansion, RRTS project gets Rs 974 cr push

Last year, the allocation for Delhi Metro Rail Corporation was Rs 50 crore as no projects were planned for the fiscal year. Delhi Metro has a circuit spanning almost 350 kilometres in Delhi and NCR.

Tech snag in train on Delhi Metro's Magenta Line, sent to depot

Delhi Metro's Magenta line developed a technical snag on Tuesday morning, following which passengers were deboarded at the station and train was sent to the depot for further investigation.

Gahlot writes to rail corporation on dip in Delhi Metro ridership

The Delhi government’s latest communication comes against the backdrop of CM Arvind Kejriwal renewing his demand for withdrawal of the fare hike, which came in two rounds in May and October, 2017.

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Delhi Metro fares to be hiked from October 3, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal calls move anti-people

The new revision will come into effect from October 1 but the increased fares will only be levied from Oct 3 as Oct 1 and 2 fall on a Sunday and a national holiday, respectively. The fares will be, as a result, discounted on both the days.

Metro commuter has no right to free drinking water: Delhi High Court

The order came after the court noted the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation's submissions on affidavit that there were 128 water dispensing kiosks and over 200 shops in the stations where water was available, but at a price.

What is the new Metro Policy?

The Union Cabinet approved the new Metro Rail Policy on Wednesday that focused on giving clarity on development of projects, collaborations, participation, standardising norms, financing and creating a procurement mechanism so that the projects can be implemented effectively. 

Delhi metro rail Construction: 14 sites fined for violating pollution rules

The pollution-control body is also cracking down on those violating rules on leaf burning, garbage disposal and dust control.

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Citing RBI Guidelines, DMRC Says Unused Balance In Delhi Metro Cards Non-Refundable From April 1

From April, when a commuter returns his or her Metro smart card to the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), the unused balance in the card will not be refunded, the Corporation said Tuesday, citing Reserve Bank of India guidelines. A DMRC spokesperson said, “All smart cards sold on April 1 or after shall be non-refundable. […]

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