Monday, Oct 03, 2022

Pune metro rail project


Metro to submit DPR for 82-km route to Pune civic body for final nod

August 19, 2022 3:55 am

“We have already submitted DPR of the 46-km route, estimated to cost Rs 12,015 crore, to the PMC and they are working on it. The 36-km route, mainly of Ring Road, will have Metro Neo and its DPR will be submitted by this month end,” he said.

Over 21,000 take ride on first day of Pune Metro operations

March 07, 2022 4:58 pm

Currently, trains will be run on two routes: 5-km from Garware college to Vanaz station and 7-km from PCMC to Phugewadi, both with five stations. The minimum fare has been kept at Rs 10 and the maximum fare is Rs 20, while Rs 30 is for a return journey.

On its inaugural Pimpri-Phugewadi run, Metro filled to capacity; BJP claims credit

March 07, 2022 7:01 am

The people then got off the train and moved to the opposite side to catch the return rake. At 12.20pm, the train started its return journey for Pimpri which it convered in 10 minutes.

Pawar dig at PM: He will flag off ‘incomplete’ Pune Metro today

March 06, 2022 7:19 am

The Congress, NCP’s partner in Maharashtra’s MVA government, said it will stage a protest — both parties said BJP is falsely claiming credit for Pune Metro work, and that the saffron party had objected to it when the then Congress-NCP government in the state had chalked out the plan.

In run-up to civic polls, BJP pushes for new projects, plans inauguration of Pune Metro

January 14, 2022 8:13 am

🔴 As part of this spree, Mayor Murlidhar Mohol laid the foundation stone for a Rs 350-crore project to lay a sewage network and build two sewage treatment plants for the 11 villages merged in civic limits a few years ago.

Pune Metro ‘priority sections’ to be ready for operations by Dec-end

October 30, 2021 8:16 am

The Pune Metro comprises 30 stations spread over two corridors, which run over a total length of approximately 33.1 km and and 65 per cent of it is complete.

Pune Metro makes first trial run on Vanaz-Ramwadi route, may open to public by November

July 30, 2021 11:10 pm

Maha-Metro MD hopes to make the metro rail public on a 5-km stretch from Vanaz to Garware College by October-November.

Caller posing as govt secy seeks Metro contracts info, Pune police suspect extortion bid

January 20, 2021 1:44 am

The caller identified himself by name as the 'Secretary of the Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry' with the central government.

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.