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Delhi Metro to scale new heights in Phase-IV

August 07, 2020 4:16 am

The corridor is an extension of the Janakpuri West to Noida Botanical Garden Magenta Line. The other two lines of Phase IV are Aerocity-Tughlaqbad (20.2 km) and Maujpur-Majlis Park (12.5 km).

Delhi metro to overhaul 10 oldest trains so passengers have uniform experience

June 30, 2020 1:59 am

As part of the initiative, the DMRC has invited bids for “retrofit” work of 74 coaches built in South Korea that make up the 10 train sets, which ply on the Red Line and Blue Lines of the 389-km network spanning Delhi-NCR.

Delhi metro challenges: Building confidence, social distancing, cash crunch

June 06, 2020 3:47 am

As per official records maintained by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), the company earns an average of Rs 9 crore as revenue from ridership on a usual weekday.

Metro should restart with social distancing: Kejriwal

June 02, 2020 2:21 am

Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia had written to the Union Finance Minister on Sunday, seeking financial aid of Rs 5,000 crore. Sisodia had said that Delhi had not received any financial package from the Centre so far and paying salaries will become a problem.

Delhi Metro prepares to begin ops at 24-48 hr notice

May 26, 2020 1:55 am

As the first step towards resuming services, DMRC has decided to deploy full manpower, including station controllers and housekeeping staff, from Tuesday, sources said. Cleaning of stations has also started.

Consider restarting Metro services, High Court tells Centre, Delhi govt

May 21, 2020 3:18 am

The counsel for the Centre, though, maintained that due to the pandemic, they have to take precautionary measures. The Centre, in its guidelines for the fourth phase of the lockdown, had not allowed Metros to operate.

Explained: Here's how Delhi Metro services will change post lockdown

May 18, 2020 12:21 pm

Delhi Metro Guidelines and Rules: Once the curbs are lifted, commuters on the Delhi Metro can expect a paradigm shift in the way in which they travel.

For Metro rides in Covid-19 times, QR-based tickets linked to Aarogya Setu app

May 16, 2020 12:11 pm

Sources said Delhi Metro services are likely to be initially available between 6 am and 10 pm, with frequency of 10-15 minutes. The services will be reviewed based on ridership and the availability of staff, who could be residents of containment zones.

Delhi Metro’s new normal: Temperature check, Aarogya Setu, emptier coaches

May 15, 2020 7:25 am

A DMRC official said the Metro has “thoroughly checked” the Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) system of over 2,000 train coaches during this period. Metro services have been at a complete halt since March 22, the day of ‘janta curfew’.

DMRC results for AM, JE posts released, check here

April 07, 2020 11:51 am

DMRC result 2020: The results are available at the website- A total of 1493 posts will be filled


Kejriwal govt's big announcement: Free bus, metro rides for women

June 10, 2019 7:08 am

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced that travel on public transportation will be made free for all women, adding that those who do not want the subsidy are free to opt out.

Sneak peek: Delhi Metro's full Magenta line opens, Noida-Gurugram travel time cut by 30 mins

May 29, 2018 7:00 pm

Passenger services on the segment, which has 16 stations including 14 underground and two elevated, began from Tuesday at 6 am from the Kalkaji Mandir and Janakpuri West stations simultaneously.

Delhi Metro's ITO station all set for inauguration

June 03, 2015 5:11 pm

Metro Rail services between Mandi House and ITO stations in New Delhi will begin soon.


Delhi metro is the second most unaffordable transport network in the world: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:17 pm

A study by the Centre for Science and Environment has done a diagnostic analysis of how much it costs to ride the Delhi metro and the results are not looking good. The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has rejected the report.

You can now use your Delhi metro card to travel on the bus.

June 22, 2020 6:18 pm

With this move, Delhi has become India’s first city to implement common mobility cards. See more: