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Bengaluru: Footpaths around 26 Metro stations to get a makeover

Krishna said approach roads to the stations and other important cross roads connecting them were marked though GIS. 

published on : 12th September 2018

Namma Metro spreading social messages

Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited has begun reaching out to commuters with messages it feels are socially relevant.

published on : 27th August 2018

Namma Metro riders locked in for 16 minutes as loco pilot gets locked out

The loco pilot stepped out of the engine cabin to investigate an halt but without taking the door keys and the doors got locked automatically.

published on : 6th August 2018

Metro rakes in Rs 31.4 crore in July with 1.15 crore riders

July turned out to be the best ever month both on the ridership and revenue fronts for the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL).

published on : 2nd August 2018

HDK gets Centre’s assurance on defence land for Namma Metro project

The Chief Minister has also received favourable response from Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman on getting a few pockets of land in Bengaluru belonging to the Defence ministry.

published on : 19th July 2018

BMRCL increases frequency during non-peak hours

From running a train every 10 minutes between 11.30 am and 4 pm, BMRCL has now started operating a train every 8 minutes. 

published on : 18th July 2018

Namma Metro’s six-coach train develops snag again

With the train being unavailable during the morning peak hours, several thousand passengers were inconvenienced even though BMRCL operated extra three-coach trains.​

published on : 17th July 2018

Metro security guard detained for pasting device under seat

Preliminary investigation has established that the suspicious device was a Bluetooth and police officials are questioning the accused why he pasted it in the station.

published on : 17th July 2018

Smart idea pushes up Metro cards’ sale

A Metro commuter’s suggestion and Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL)’s quick implementation of it has fetched it rich dividend

published on : 12th July 2018

Hurrah to roomy and sensitively designed trains, say Metro users

Passengers on board the first ever six-car train to chug out of Namma Metro stables were delighted. Women passengers more so, for the safety and convenience of the ladies’ only coach. 

published on : 23rd June 2018

Bengaluru Namma Metro's 1st six coach train makes maiden commercial run

The train, which left from platform number 3 of Byappanahalli Metro station travelled till the Kempegowda Metro Station where passengers were allowed to board the train up to Mysuru road.

published on : 22nd June 2018

Phase-I turns one: 12.2 crore journeys, Rs 327 crore revenue

June 17 is the date to cherish in Namma Metro’s seven-year history.

published on : 18th June 2018

Namma Metro puts Bengaluru city on green track

The launch of the full Phase I of Namma Metro has had a significant improvement in the air pollution levels across areas in its North-South line as well as the East-West line.

published on : 22nd May 2018

Six-car Metro coach’s maiden run likely in June first week 

Passenger carrying capacity to double to 1,950 passengers; crucial tests to ensure passenger as well as train safety currently under way.

published on : 19th May 2018

Monday blues: Technical snag hits Purple Line operation

Signalling failure at Baiyappanahalli affects services for 30 minutes.

published on : 8th May 2018
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