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  • Delhi Metro services to be available with headway of 15 minutes during weekend curfew: DMRC Apr 16, 2021 03:52 PM IST

    Delhi Metro services to be available with headway of 15 minutes during weekend curfew: DMRC

    Only essential service providers and those exempted by the government would be allowed to use the Delhi Metro services for commutation over this weekend.

  • Delhi Metro: Entry from 10 pm to 5 am only for 'essential' category, DMRC releases new guideline Apr 06, 2021 09:08 PM IST

    Delhi Metro: Entry from 10 pm to 5 am only for 'essential' category, DMRC releases new guideline

    Earlier in the day, the Delhi government imposed a night curfew in the national capital from 10 pm to 5 am till April 30 amid rising COVID-19 cases.

  • Delhi Metro services to be available from 2.30 pm on Holi Mar 27, 2021 09:00 PM IST

    Delhi Metro services to be available from 2.30 pm on Holi

    the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) informed passengers that during Holi on March 29, metro services will not be available till 2.30 pm on all lines of Delhi Metro, including Rapid Metro and Airport Express Line.

  • Delhi Metro revamps 12 old stations of Red Line, infra upgraded Mar 07, 2021 09:03 PM IST

    Delhi Metro revamps 12 old stations of Red Line, infra upgraded

    The Red Line was the first Delhi Metro corridor to have been operationalised, with the opening of the 8.4-km Shahdara-Tis Hazari section, comprising six stations in 2012.

  • Delhi Metro prepares to go contactless, set to launch QR based entry systems Feb 16, 2021 01:46 PM IST

    Delhi Metro prepares to go contactless, set to launch QR based entry systems

    Currently, the QR code ticketing system is only installed at the Airport Express line for buying tickets.

  • COVID: Facing losses, Delhi Metro urges Centre to allow trains to run with full seating capacity Feb 12, 2021 10:25 PM IST

    COVID: Facing losses, Delhi Metro urges Centre to allow trains to run with full seating capacity

    The 169-day closure of services from March 22 onwards had already financially hit the urban transporter and post resumption, regulated number of commuters further impacted its financial health.

  • Farmers Protest | Delhi put under heavy security blanket, 10 metro stations closed briefly Feb 06, 2021 07:15 PM IST

    Farmers Protest | Delhi put under heavy security blanket, 10 metro stations closed briefly

    Multilayered barricades, barbed wires and nail-studded roads at the protest sites were also part of the precautionary measures taken by the police force.

  • Post violence, Lal Quila metro station closed, entry to Jama Masjid station restricted Jan 27, 2021 03:04 PM IST

    Post violence, Lal Quila metro station closed, entry to Jama Masjid station restricted

    "Services at Delhi Metro stations, which were closed yesterday, had resumed late night. Lal Quila station has been closed again and entry to Jama Masjid station is restricted as of now. Normal services are there at all other stations," a senior DMRC official said.

  • Delhi Metro services to be partially regulated on Republic Day 2021: Check details here Jan 24, 2021 03:35 PM IST

    Delhi Metro services to be partially regulated on Republic Day 2021: Check details here

    The entry and exit points at Central Secretariat and Udyog Bhawan will be shut till 12:00 pm as part of security arrangements made by Delhi Police. However, the interchange facility will remain operational at the Central Secretariat station for passengers between Line 2 and Line 6.

  • PM Modi inaugurates India's first-ever driverless train operations on Delhi Metro's Magenta Line Dec 28, 2020 12:13 PM IST

    PM Modi inaugurates India's first-ever driverless train operations on Delhi Metro's Magenta Line

    The driverless trains will be fully automated, which will eliminate the possibility of human error, the government has said, adding that after the start of driverless services on the Magenta Line (Janakpuri West-Botanical Garden), the Pink Line (Majlis Park-Shiv Vihar) of Delhi Metro is expected to have driverless operations by mid-2021.

  • PM Modi to inaugurate India’s first driverless trains on Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line: 3 key things to know Dec 28, 2020 09:11 AM IST

    PM Modi to inaugurate India’s first driverless trains on Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line: 3 key things to know

    Flagging off of India's first driverless train on the Delhi Metro network is being seen as a major technological milestone for rapid transport in the country.

  • Coronavirus impact | Delhi Metro has a revenue deficit of Rs 1,900 crore as ridership remains low Dec 27, 2020 03:54 PM IST

    Coronavirus impact | Delhi Metro has a revenue deficit of Rs 1,900 crore as ridership remains low

    In the last eight months, DMRC has earned only Rs 247.65 crore while expenditure was Rs 2,208.24 crore (approximately) including JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) loan and interest repayment due during this period

  • Farmers protest: Delhi Metro services from neighbouring cities to remain suspended on November 27 Nov 26, 2020 07:20 PM IST

    Farmers protest: Delhi Metro services from neighbouring cities to remain suspended on November 27

    However, metro services will be available from Delhi towards the NCR sections, officials said.

  • DMRC launches survey to track travel patterns of commuters, avoid peak-hour rush Oct 14, 2020 04:26 PM IST

    DMRC launches survey to track travel patterns of commuters, avoid peak-hour rush

    The survey, titled 'Break the Peak', aims to help the Delhi metro avoid overcrowding in the metro trains and is also looking for the possibility of commuters planning their travel accordingly to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

  • Govt plans fresh SOPs for metro services: Report Oct 10, 2020 10:36 AM IST

    Govt plans fresh SOPs for metro services: Report

    Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) said at least five metro lines are 100 percent occupied during peak hours triggering concerns of increase in the spread of the coronavirus.

  • UPSC Prelims Exam 2020 | Delhi Metro to begin operations at 6 am on October 4 Oct 03, 2020 04:48 PM IST

    UPSC Prelims Exam 2020 | Delhi Metro to begin operations at 6 am on October 4

    The move is aimed at helping aspirants reach their exam centres for Union Public Service Commission preliminary examinations 2020.

  • Delhi Metro phase 4: Tughlakabad-Aerocity Metro to be called Silver Line Sep 16, 2020 09:15 PM IST

    Delhi Metro phase 4: Tughlakabad-Aerocity Metro to be called Silver Line

    Majlis-Maujpur will be known as Pink Line Extension and Janakpuri-RK Ashram to be called Magenta Line Extension

  • Delhi Metro develops indigenous signalling technology under Make in India initiative Sep 15, 2020 06:40 PM IST

    Delhi Metro develops indigenous signalling technology under Make in India initiative

    i-ATS will significantly reduce the dependence of Indian Metro systems on foreign vendors dealing with such technologies

  • In pics | Delhi Metro becomes fully operational from September 12 Sep 12, 2020 01:58 PM IST

    In pics | Delhi Metro becomes fully operational from September 12

    All lines of the Delhi Metro network, comprising 349 km and 253 Metro stations, is fully operational and restored to pre-COVID levels once again from September 12 onward.

  • Unlock 4.0: Delhi Metro resumes full service, Airport Line reopens Sep 12, 2020 08:11 AM IST

    Unlock 4.0: Delhi Metro resumes full service, Airport Line reopens

    All Delhi Metro corridors are now in operation and the timing of services will follow the pre-COVID-19 schedule of 6.00 am to 11.00 pm.

  • Delhi Metro Chief Mangu Singh says revenues, ridership not on mind; aim is to connect people Sep 09, 2020 09:35 PM IST

    Delhi Metro Chief Mangu Singh says revenues, ridership not on mind; aim is to connect people

    .After being closed for over five months due to the pandemic, Delhi Metro had on September 7 resumed services in a graded manner starting with the Yellow Line, with both the DMRC and commuters treading with caution amid the new normal in the rapid transport system.

  • COVID-19 impact | Delhi metro ridership picks up on Day 3, reaches 53,400 Sep 09, 2020 07:21 PM IST

    COVID-19 impact | Delhi metro ridership picks up on Day 3, reaches 53,400

    The Yellow Line recorded the highest ridership at nearly 26,900 passengers followed by the Blue Line (22,600) and Pink Line (3,900)

  • Delhi traders hope resumption of metro services will bring business back on track Sep 07, 2020 02:15 PM IST

    Delhi traders hope resumption of metro services will bring business back on track

    Welcoming the resumption of the rapid transit system in the national capital, traders said its effect on commercial activities will be visible once the service becomes normal from September 12.

  • Delhi metro back on track but commuters face problems making cashless payments Sep 07, 2020 01:03 PM IST

    Delhi metro back on track but commuters face problems making cashless payments

    Tokens are not permitted for travelling to prevent transmission of virus through frequent touching.

  • Delhi Metro brings smiles back, but travel time increases with most gates remaining closed Sep 07, 2020 12:03 PM IST

    Delhi Metro brings smiles back, but travel time increases with most gates remaining closed

    The Delhi Metro resumed services in a graded manner on Monday, with elaborate measures for crowd management and ensuring hygiene to check the spread of the virus.

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