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Pune metro rail project


Pune Metro work back on track after state govt nod

April 28, 2020 8:58 pm

It was done after the state Irrigation department, based on the directions of the National Green Tribunal (NGT), had directed the removal of debris created due to Metro work to avoid flood-like situation in the city.

Pune Metro fast-tracks work on 11-km stretch to meet December deadline

June 01, 2019 5:31 am

Gautam Birhade, executive director, Pune Metro Rail and in-charge of the Reach 1 and Reach 2 stretch of the metro route, said the stretch from PCMC to Bopodi is 45 per cent complete. The foundation of 317 of the 456 pillars is complete, and 256 pillars and 163 pillar caps are ready, he said.

As Pune tries to manage amid water shortage, Metro project seeks five lakh litres every day

June 01, 2019 5:13 am

The Metro project’s request comes at a time when the tussle over the quota of water drawn by the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), between the civic body and the state Irrigation Department, has reached the Bombay High Court. While the PMC has said it needs to draw more water to cater to the increasing population in the city, the regulatory authority has repeatedly asked it to slash the amount.

From one end to the other, Corridor 2 of Pune Metro project faces a series of hurdles

December 27, 2017 9:32 am

The proposed Metro depot at Vanaz has been a bone of contention, with various political parties pushing for a memorial of warrior king Shivaji at the same location.

Some cheer for commuters: ‘Metro will run up to Nigdi’

July 10, 2017 7:46 am

“We are in the process of taking up the matter with the state and central governments. And we are hopeful of getting the nod for extension of the Pimpri-Swargate route up to Nigdi in the first phase itself,” Brijesh Dixit said

Pune: Metro delayed, but work to begin this year, says CM Devendra Fadnavis

May 14, 2016 6:30 am

Fadnavis asks Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation to prepare new development plan

PMRDA proposes Metro line from Shivajinagar to Hinjewwadi

August 29, 2015 8:13 am

Of the 21.6 km distance between Shivajinagar and Hinjewadi, only 6 km passes through PMC while the rest passes through PCMC and MIDC areas.

PMC corporators protest approval to Nagpur Metro

August 21, 2014 3:21 am

Congress-NCP corporators say BJP is ignoring the Pune Metro project because the party is not in power in the city.

Raut hits out at Chavan for ‘Pune bias’

March 14, 2014 12:43 pm

Raut said Chavan was ignoring the demand for a similar project in Nagpur.

UDD to table Pune Metro project before Cabinet by Sep 30

September 13, 2011 2:51 am

With Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan planning to take forward the Pune Metro Rail project and even consulting the Centre to speed up various development projects for Pune,the State Urban Development Department is gearing up to table the proposal before the Cabinet by month end.