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Free rides for women: Ex-bureaucrat writes to PM Modi countering Sreedharan

June 18, 2019 8:36 am

According to Renuka Viswanathan, who contested the 2018 Karnataka state polls on an AAP ticket, implementing the proposal will promote the participation of women in the workforce, increase their income and lead to a rise in the revenue of the DMRC.

‘Surprised and pained’: Manish Sisodia writes to Sreedharan, says Delhi govt will buy coupons daily

June 15, 2019 10:35 am

He said the Delhi government’s intention is to ensure women’s safety and encourage use of public transport in the capital to reduce air pollution. Sisodia called it a “revolutionary step to empower women”.

Free travel for women threatens Metro survival, Sreedharan writes to Modi

June 15, 2019 8:00 am

Sreedharan, known as ‘Metro man’ for his pivotal role in implementing the Delhi Metro rail project, said the decision to not allow concessions of any kind in Delhi was taken by him at the inception of the project.

Bullet trains only for elite class, India needs safe rail system: Sreedharan

July 01, 2018 7:49 pm

"Bullet trains will cater only to the elite community. It is highly expensive and beyond the reach of ordinary people. What India needs is a modern, clean, safe and fast rail system," said Sreedharan.

Sreedharan panel to lay down metro standards

June 26, 2018 2:38 am

The multi-disciplinary committee will set indigenous technical standards for entire ecosystem of metro functioning in India, including rolling stock, signalling, track and the like.

Who is E Sreedharan?

August 17, 2017 4:27 pm

Sreedharan is popularly known as the Metro Man for his groundbreaking work in transforming public transport in India, particularly his work with Delhi Metro as well as being behind the development of the Konkan Railways.

For Metro rail, states must bring private players: Govt 

August 17, 2017 9:51 am

The new metro rail policy states that ‘’Private participation either for complete provisioning of metro rail or for some unbundled components will form an essential requirement for all metro rail project proposals seeking central financial assistance”

Wanted to quit, but Yogi Adityanath won’t allow: Sreedharan

July 21, 2017 4:00 am

“He (Adityanath) said ‘I’m not allowing you to resign. In fact I’m also adding Varanasi, Agra and Meerut... and also Gorakhpur’,” said Sreedharan, seated in the conference room of the DMRC office in Kochi, on Thursday afternoon.

WATCH: 'Metro Man' Sreedharan gets loudest cheers at Kochi Metro inauguration

June 17, 2017 6:21 pm

There were loud cheers and whistling in the audience as Sreedharan's name was mentioned as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and others looked on.

Kochi Metro inauguration: After PMO nod, E Sreedharan to share dais with Modi

June 19, 2017 7:26 pm

Sreedharan is the mentor of Kochi Metro project that the DMRC is constructing.