Wednesday, Feb 01, 2023

metro rail


Over 67% work of Ahmedabad’s Metro Phase 1 completed

March 18, 2021 4:46 am

The work on 6.5 kilometres of the priority reach between Apparel Park and Vastral Gam has been completed and the metro rail is functioning on this route, said the government in reply to a question asked by Congress MLA Shailesh Parmar

Underground metro exposes commuters to cancer-causing agents: Study

December 01, 2017 8:16 pm

A new University of Southern California study shows that underground metro systems could be releasing carcinogenic substances.

PM Modi inaugurates first phase of Hyderabad metro, says no question of discrimination against states

November 28, 2017 7:20 pm

Built at a cost of Rs 14,000 crore by L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Ltd, the project has been divided into three corridors and initially, the government will run three-coach trains and increase their strengths at a later stage. 

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”

Centre asks all Metros to avoid cost, time overruns

April 20, 2015 3:47 pm

In respect of Bengaluru Metro, physical and financial progress of about 92 per cent has been reported.

Panel report on Pune Metro to be submitted to CM tomorrow

April 06, 2015 2:32 am

Progress on the project has been stuck for long due to differences in implementation.

Station work over, Metro to start clearing ITO barricades from March

December 14, 2014 2:25 am

DMRC is also constructing two underpasses at this Metro station, which will be used by the general public as subways.

Metro rail for Andhra within four years, Sreedharan appointed advisor

September 01, 2014 4:49 pm

AP Government sets the ball rolling for construction of two metro rail projects in Vizag, Vijawada-Guntur-Tenali.

BJP keen on PPP model for Metro projects

July 11, 2014 8:47 am

The first Metro line in the city was constructed on a public private partnership model.

Before code kicked in, govt pushed Metros in UP, Maharashtra

April 23, 2014 1:43 am

Ministry officials said they received the project report from Gujarat only last week.