Chennai Metro Update: Mobile transmitters to install at 7.6 km underground stretch in 2 months

Chennai: Mobile transmitters to install at stations in 2 months. It may take about 2 months to install telecom transmitters at seven stations on the 7.6 kilometer stretch from Thirumangalam to Nehru Park, according to officials of Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL). An official said,“We have already given a contract…

Chennai Metro Update: Tunneling between Washermenpet – Korukkupet to be Completed before September-end

Chennai: Metro rail will connect a part of north Chennai with the rest of the city through underground tunnels, in less than 5 months. Chennai Metro Rail Ltd (CMRL) will complete tunneling in the 2 kilometre stretch between Washermenpet - Korukkupet before the end of September this year. Commuters will be…

JMRC to start feeder services between Mansarovar-Bhankrota & New Aatish Market-Maharani Farm from today

Jaipur: The Jaipur Metro Rail Corporation (JMRC) has decided to start feeder services from today. The JMRC will be deploying 20 Tata Magic to ferry commuters from the Jaipur Metro's catchment area. Initially, these vehicles will operate between Mansarovar to Bhankrota and New Aatish Market to Maharani Farm. "We have…

GDA officials to review funding options for the under-construction 9.41 km metro project today

Ghaziabad: The GDA (Ghaziabad development authority) officials on Saturday will hold discussions about the review of funding options for the under-construction 9.41 kilometer metro rail project from Dilshad Garden-New Bus Stand in Ghaziabad. The discussions will be taken up in a meeting to be chaired by commissioner (Meerut). The commissioner…

Kochi Metro Update: KMRL to start autorickshaw service to connect its suburbs with Metro stations

Kochi: The Kochi Metro Rail Ltd (KMRL) has succeeded in bringing together autorickshaw drivers’ unions in the GCDA & Goshree areas to form a company/society. About 15,000 autorickshaw drivers in the city will join the scheme & work as a single professional operating unit under the proposed company. The move…

LMRC successfully commissions ‘Automatic Train Washing Plant’ at Transport Nagar metro depot

Lucknow: Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) has successfully commissioned the 'Automatic Train Washing Plant' on April 28 at the Transport Nagar metro depot. Through this facility, the metro trains entering or exiting the depot can be cleaned automatically at the ramp using remote control from the Operation Control Centre located…