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Onam gift for Kochi as Metro races through city's heart to Thykoodam

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri, MoS in charge of urban transport, officially cut the ribbon together, marking the formal start of the Metro services to Thykoodam.

Kochi Metro now has breastfeeding pods for mothers

The startup has also had discussions with the Indian Railways to set up breastfeeding pods across major stations from Kanyakumari to Thrissur. A hunt is on to identify a uniform sponsor who could fund these pods on the railway network.


Kochi Metro throws open transit data to public on the lines of London, New York

In fact, it is the only city in India right now whose metro rail transit data, including details such as stops, routes, fares and real-time schedules, are now accessible to the people.

In Kochi, a seamless transportation network is gradually taking shape

Over 15,000 autorickshaws in the city were brought under a single umbrella through a Joint Declaration of Intent (JDI) between the auto rickshaw driver’s unions and the Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL).

Groom dumps car and takes Kochi Metro to reach wedding venue on time

As the roads below lay clogged with heavy traffic, Ranjith and his family were able to reach the wedding venue just on time, travelling by the Metro train.

Kochi Metro asked people to give mascot elephant a name; Internet users suggest 'Kummanam'

When Prime Minister Narendra Modi had inaugurated Kochi metro in June this year, many wondered how Kummanam Rajasekharan, Kerala BJP president, accompanied the leaders on the inaugural ride.


Kochi Metro: After August dip, MG Road extension to boost ridership figures

Kochi Metro saw the highest ridership in July, when 9.97 lakh people used the services. The FIFA U-17 World Cup also attracted a lot of metro riders

Kerala: 3 dead after truck ploughs through construction workers in Aluva

Kerala Police have launched a probe and search operations are underway to nab the truck driver. CCTV footage from the site shows that the accident took place at around midnight. 

Second reach of Kochi Metro commissioned

The first phase between Aluva to Palarivattom covering 13.26 km was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on June 17, for which the foundation was laid on September 13, 2012 by then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

What is Kochi One Card?

Kochi One is a prepaid smart card. To begin with,  it can be used only to travel in metro trains.

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PM Narendra Modi Inaugurated Kochi Metro

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated Kochi Metro. Addressing the crowd in Kochi, Modi said that he dedicates the metro services to the people of Kochi. He also said that with rising population in Kochi, people of Kochi will be find the metro services very helpful. He also added that coaches in Kochi Metro […]