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Govt plans new city larger than Chandigarh next to Gurugram

Govt plans new city larger than Chandigarh next to Gurugram

GURUGRAM: The Haryana government is planning a new city next to Gurugram in the National Capital Region to boost the potential of the region. This new city which will be developed in a public-private partnership (PPP) model is expected to be larger than Chandigarh and will be spread across at least 50,000 hectares. The Haryana

PM inaugurates Delhi Metro's Mundka-Bahadurgarh section

PM inaugurates Delhi Metro’s Mundka-Bahadurgarh section

New Delhi, Jun 24 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated the Delhi Metro’s Mundka-Bahadurgarh section and said his government’s priority is to build convenient, comfortable and affordable urban transport systems in cities. Inaugurating the latest section via video conference, he said there was a direct link between connectivity and development.“Our government brought out a policy

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation begins trial on Pink Line

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation begins trial on Pink Line

Delhi Metro Rail Corporation begins trial on Pink Line . The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Tuesday started test runs on the 8.10 km stretch between Lajpat Nagar and Sir Vishweshwaraiah Moti Bagh section of the 59 km long Majlis Park-Shiv Vihar corridor (Line 7) of Phase-III, also known as the Pink Line. The

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Metro services to remain curtailed on R Day

In view of the security for Republic Day, the Delhi Metro services has decided to curtail metro train services on January 26 and 29 in selected metro stations in the city. The services of Delhi Metro will be partially curtailed on January 26, as part of the security arrangements for the Republic Day celebrations as per the instructions of Delhi Police, read an official note.All

Woman held with 20 bullets in Delhi Metro

Woman held with 20 bullets in Delhi Metro

A woman carrying 20 live bullets has been apprehended from a Delhi Metro station here, officials said today.They said the woman hailing from Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh, was found carrying the rounds yesterday evening by CISF personnel at the Adarsh Nagar station when her bag was being scanned.The lady was travelling with her father and

Student shamed for reading Mahabharata in Delhi metro

Student shamed for reading Mahabharata in Delhi metro

It was a typical mid-week day. I was ready for my first lecture and was waiting for the train at the metro station. I was sleepy since I was unwilling to wake up at 6 am, and desperately wanted a seat for the rest of my one and a half hour journey to college. I

Delhi Metro runs with door open between 2 stations

Delhi Metro runs with door open between 2 stations. A metro train packed with passengers made its way from Chawri Bazar to Kashmiri Gate stations on Yellow line with one of its gates open.The unusual incident took place around 10 pm between Chawri Bazar and Kashmere Gate stations of Yellow Line, which connects north Delhi

Delhi Metro Employees Call Off Strike, Minister Agrees to Look Into Demands

For all the Latest news download Daily Post app:- For Android For IOS New Delhi: Delhi Metro’s non-executive staff have called off their strike after Urban Affairs Minister agreed to look into the demands of DMRC. The non-executive staff working at the Delhi Metro including customer relation assistants, station controllers, maintenance staff, train operators and

Delhi metro support staff threatens complete shutdown on Monday over salary hike

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS Delhi Metro’s non-executive staff, including train operators and maintenance workers, on Friday  launched a protest demanding a pay hike.The protesting staff, wearing black bands, gathered at stations across Delhi-NCR and raised slogans against the management in between their work shifts,

Noorjahaan Khatun reuniting people at Delhi Metro

Twenty seven-year-old CISF constable, Noorjahaan Khatun, is a veteran at reuniting missing people with their families. In December 2016, a young woman was found crying at the News Delhi metro station, Hailing from Bengal, she could not speak Hindi or English, but the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) knew exactly what they had to do.Noorjahaan

Signalling glitch affects Delhi Metro's Violet Line services

Signalling glitch affects Delhi Metro’s Violet Line services

Signalling glitch affects Delhi Metro’s Violet Line services. Services on Delhi Metro’s Violet Line were severely hit during the morning rush hours today due to a major signalling glitch. Services slowed down along the entire corridor stretching between Faridabad and Kashmere Gate after trains lost touch with the control centre, a metro official said.As the

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DMRC Plans to Increase Delhi Metro Fare

DMRC convened a meeting on Monday to increase the fares of the metro, in which officials from all the departments including the Ministry of New Delhi, Government of India, Ministry of Urban Development were included. it is mentionable that the rent committee submit a report to the corporation last year about the increase in the

Delhi Metro smart cards to be non-refundable from April 1

New Delhi: The Delhi Metro’s smart cards will be non-refundable from April 1, the DMRC announced on Tuesday. It has been done to comply with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) guidelines, the Delhi Metro Rail Corp (DMRC) said in a statement. The smart cards sold after April 1 and the cards already in circulation

Panel recommends up to 66 pc rise in fares of Delhi Metro

New Delhi: Delhi Metro train commuters are likely to shell out more with a panel recommending a sharp increase of up to 66 per cent in ticket prices. A source privy to the report said that the panel has recommended the lowest fares to be increased to Rs 10 from Rs 8 now, and the