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Metro Man E Sreedharan


‘Metro Man’ E Sreedharan and state chief K Surendran top-line BJP’s first list for Kerala polls

March 14, 2021 10:02 pm

Party national executive committee member PK Krishnadas, former DGP Jacob Thomas, actor Krishnakumar and former Calicut University VC Abdul Salam are also among prominent names in the BJP list.

'Metroman' Sreedharan says no point 'shedding tears' over Minister statement on Sabarimala issue

March 12, 2021 6:36 pm

Sreedharan, who recently entered politics and joined the BJP, told reporters here the Left government in the state had hurt the sentiments of many people by their action.

Kerala elections: 'Metro Man' E Sreedharan is BJP's CM candidate

March 05, 2021 7:47 am

Kerala Assembly elections 2021: Two weeks ago, after announcing his decision to join the BJP, Sreedharan had indicated that he was ready to contest the polls.

On a new track

February 20, 2021 7:39 am

BJP may be betting on Metro Man Sreedharan to help it make headway in Kerala. It’s an interesting gamble

There is no intolerance in country; fashionable to oppose whatever Modi govt does: E Sreedharan

February 19, 2021 7:35 pm

Hailing from Kerala, the 88-year-old technocrat said that he wants to do things for the benefit of the state and those can be done by entering politics.

Metro Man Sreedharan to join BJP, contest polls: ‘Party can deliver results’

February 19, 2021 1:39 am

Sreedharan, 88, is expected to join the party formally on February 21, during Vijayayatra, a pre-poll state-wide tour led by Surendran.

Ex-DMRC chief Sreedharan calls free Metro rides poll gimmick, AAP says BJP script

June 22, 2019 9:27 am

While Sreedharan and the Delhi government’s disagreement over the issue had emerged last week after he urged the Prime Minister to intervene and stall the proposal, the language in the fresh round of the tussle indicated the gloves are off.

Don't agree to AAP's free metro rides plan for women, Sreedharan writes to PM Modi

June 14, 2019 8:25 pm

Seeking the Prime Minister's intervention in the matter, the 'Metro Man' wrote a letter to Modi and said if the Delhi government was "so keen" to help women commuters, it can pay the cost of their travel directly to them rather than making travel free on metro rails.

'Metro Man' Sreedharan appointed principal advisor for transit projects in JK

March 11, 2019 1:59 pm

The governor administration has approved setting up of two MRTCs — Jammu Mass Rapid Transit Corporation and the Srinagar Mass Rapid Transit Corporation — for the two capital cities.

Presidential Elections 2017: 'Metro Man' Sreedharan denies reports of being NDA candidate

June 16, 2017 7:20 pm

The presidential elections will be held on July 17 and counting will be on July 20. The term of incumbent President Pranab Mukherjee ends on July 24.