KMRL gets Rs 102 crore for phase II preparatory work

Furthermore, tender work for a general consultant will be opened, and document preparation will start with civil work under way.

published on : 8th January 2023

Man impersonates KMRL MD Loknath Behera, seeks money from Kochi Metro officers

Cyber police launch probe to trace the number used by fraudster to contact the officials

published on : 29th December 2022

After AFD pullout, KMRL in talks for phase II funds

Denies uncertainty over project |  Meets held with int’l agencies, including Japan’s JICA for funding corridor from JLN Stadium to Infopark

published on : 25th November 2022

Kochi Water Metro docked up

Kochi Water Metro project, which was slated for launch in December 2020, has seen multiple deadline misses. TNIE assesses its current status

published on : 24th November 2022

Uber Boat may criss-cross Kochi city’s backwaters 

Uber has a team in India that can check our boats deployed for the Water Metro, says Loknath Behera

published on : 15th November 2022

Sreekaryam flyover work likely to begin in December

KMRL to float tender within a month; 40% of buildings demolished; land acquisition for Pattom flyover completed

published on : 26th October 2022

Kochi metro: SN Junction, Vadakekotta not included in ticket vending machines yet

Kochi Metro receives criticism for not accepting new currency bills

published on : 17th October 2022

KMRL to begin phase-II work connecting city centre to Infopark, Kakkanad by Jan 

KMRL has started preparatory works for Phase-II of Kochi Metro that connects city centre to Infopark and Kakkanad. 

published on : 13th October 2022

Much-delayed Water Metro ferries likely to roll out by mid-October

Cochin Shipyard to deliver 5th vessel by Oct 1st week; construction of terminals progressing

published on : 28th September 2022

DPR work of  Kozhikode, Thiruvananthapuram light metro begins

Union govt’s approval is awaited, KMRL MD Loknath Behera says report will be ready in 8-10  months if everything goes as per plans

published on : 27th August 2022

Kochi Metro Rail's Water Metro services gears up for grand launch

Public transport experts have demanded to keep the rates reasonable, stressing that unlike metro trains, islanders will be relying on the Water Metro.

published on : 1st August 2022

KMRL receives second water metro boat

 The Cochin Shipyard Limited on Tuesday handed over the second water metro boat to Kochi Metro Rail Ltd (KMRL).

published on : 13th July 2022

‘50 ways to a happy financial life’ book cover launched

The book was jointly released by MP Hibi Eden, MLA T J Vinod, Kochi Corporation Mayor M Anilkumar, District Collector Jafar Malik and KMRL MD Loknath Behera.

published on : 20th June 2022

Kochi Metro: Poised for A faster and lighter ride into future

In June 17, 2017, Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the Kochi Metro service on the 13.2km stretch from Aluva to Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.

published on : 15th June 2022

Kerala: 'First Hit in Kochi' graffiti written on rail coach exposes major security breach in metro yard

The graffiti was noticed on the outer wall of the coach which was parked at Kochi Metro Rail Limited's yard at Muttom for routine maintenance.

published on : 30th May 2022

KMRL invites EoI to run electric feeder buses

KMRL is planning to introduce more e-buses, besides the existing nine feeder buses that ply on 13 routes, to improve the connectivity in and around the city. 

published on : 27th May 2022

Kerala HC sets aside posting of gen manager in KMRL

Kerala High Court has held that the appointment of the general manager (Marketing, alternative revenue and corporate communications) of Kochi Metro Rail Ltd is illegal.

published on : 24th April 2022

Centre’s nod for Kochi Canal project

We hope we will be able to float tenders for Market canal work by end of March and start work by the first week of May 2022,” said KMRL MD Loknath Behera.

published on : 9th March 2022

Union budget 2018: Fund allotted for Kochi Metro, Smart City Mission

Kochi, one of the cities selected by the Centre for the Smart City Mission project, will get its share from the funds.

published on : 2nd February 2018