The state cabinet had on January 10 this year approved the new alignment from K R Puram to the airport via Nagawara and Hebbal, at a cost of Rs 10,584 crore.
Limited space will not affect passenger amenities, say officials; open space in the concourse of UG stations to be closed
Metro corporations across the country are looking at procuring wheels and axles from the Rail Wheel Factory (RWF) at Yelahanka rather than importing them.
The PayTM ticketing option offers maximum top-up of Rs 3,000.
The protestors also submitted a memorandum with nearly 400 signatures to the Deputy Chief Minister G Parameshwara.
It is now set to save an additional Rs 1,300 crore when the remaining two tenders are awarded.
Prior to this decision, a commuter had to place his or her card at the Automatic Fare Collection (AFC) gate.
The Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) has begun utilising its vast reach among city residents to showcase the rich beauty of Karnataka.
The Mahadevapura police had registered an FIR.
Metro changed plan due to the presence of a high-pressure Bengaluru-Mangaluru petroleum pipeline passing through the originally proposed route.