The girl child, in her plea filed through advocates Salik Shafique and Rahul Khurana, has also sought erection of sound barriers around the Rohini sector 18 metro station in west Delhi
The two-phase fare hike effected in May and October was recommended by the same committee, chaired by Justice (Retd.) M L Mehta
The metro's daily average ridership came down to 24.2 lakh in October from 27.4 lakh in September, translating to a fall of around 11 per cent.
Now, commuters between South Delhi and Noida have reason to cheer as their travelling time will be slashed by 70 percent
Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has set April, 2018 as the fresh deadline for the completion of its longest upcoming corridor, named as the Pink and Magenta lines. Originally the project was supposed to be completed by December 2016.
DMRC also directed to deploy additional personnel for faster frisking and setting up a team of officers to monitor major stations for smooth traffic movement
Flagging off of the Magenta Line will slash travel time from Noida to South Delhi by a whopping 70 percent
Sisodia said the government was not buying metro's contention that it had to resort to a fare hike since it was running on losses
As per transport sector officials the agenda behind fare hike is to continue meeting operational costs and providing world class service
The House passed the government resolution to oppose the proposed metro fare hike, moved by Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot, with a voice vote.
The fare hike, which comes barely five months within the last one, will affect every commuter who travels beyond 5 km. The maximum fare, for journeys beyond 32 km, will now be Rs 60.
The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) today said the "hike is necessary" to meet input costs and to keep providing a world-class service
The minimum fare for less than two kilometres will stay unchanged at Rs 10 but the highest fare will be raised to Rs 60 from Rs 50 for journeys beyond 32 kilometres
According to DMRC, the gate was guarded by an official
The Airport Express line was commissioned on February 23, 2011 after an investment of Rs 2,885 crore funded by DAMEPL's promoters' fund.
The under construction Pink Line will be the longest route in the Delhi metro with a length of 59 km
Delhi Metro will construct platforms capable of handling nine coaches in the four lines of the proposed phase—Rithala-Bawana-Narela, Inderlok-Delhi Gate-Indraprastha, Aerocity-Saket-Tughalakabad and Lajpat Nagar-Chirag Delhi-Saket G Block.
Under the phase-III expansion project being implemented at a cost of around Rs 40,000 crore, a total of 140 km of network will be added to the current coverage of 213 km.
The SIM-equipped watch can be recharged just like any other metro smart-card over the counter or through payment terminals.
The incident happened around 4.55 pm, minutes before evening peak period, which sees thousands of home-bound commuters taking the rapid transit as office hours get over around this time.
The incidence happened when the girl was returning from South Delhi to her parents’ home in Noida and a man started following her
The Delhi Metro made a major foray into the Walled City of the national capital, as the ITO-Kashmere Gate 'Heritage Line' was thrown open to public today.
Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar, on May 2, 2017, said that a web of metro train connectivity would be woven in and around Gurugram, to ease the traffic woes. Presently, the metro rail R
The Art Stations project is an endeavour by St+art India Foundation and Asian Paints to transform transit spaces into walk in galleries for the public. With the gracious support of DMRC, along with the Singapore High Commission and the Singapore Tourism Board, the Arjan Garh Metro station will transform into a work of art by two well renowned Singaporean artists Sam lo and Soph O.
The Delhi Metro has set April 2018, as the fresh deadline for the completion of its longest upcoming corridor, Mukundpur-Shiv Vihar Pink Line, which has been battling land acquisition woes at certain stretches. With R