Kolkata Metro

PM inaugurates Kolkata Metro extension from Noapara to Dakshineswar

The prime minister added that the metro railway extension will ensure easier and faster connectivity between the city's Kalighat Temple and the Dakshineswar Kali Temple.

published on : 22nd February 2021

PM Modi to inaugurate Kolkata Metro extension to Dakshineswar on Monday

The prime minister is also scheduled to hold a public meeting at Dunlop Maidan in Hooghly.

published on : 21st February 2021

No e-passes needed in Kolkata Metro from Monday, weekday services to increase

The metro will also increase the frequency of its weekday services on the North-South Line from 228 to 240, the official said.

published on : 13th January 2021

Kolkata Metro to increase daily services, smart cards mandatory due to COVID-19

Senior citizens, ladies and children below 15 years, will not be required to produce e-passes throughout the day.

published on : 3rd December 2020

Suicide attempt affects Kolkata Metro Rail services

During the rescue operation, the authorities ran truncated services in both up and down directions from Maidan to Kavi Subhash stations

published on : 3rd November 2020

No special Metro services in Kolkata for Durga puja this year, confirms top official

Joshi also said special services haven't been scheduled this year, in view of the Calcutta High Court's directions that sought to avoid public gatherings outside pandals, amid the surge in COVID-19 ca

published on : 21st October 2020

Metro Railway contemplating not to run usual night services during Durga Puja

Epidemiologists have warned of an exponential increase in the number of COVID cases in the city and also in other parts of the state following the Durga Puja.

published on : 14th October 2020

Cabinet approves revised cost for Kolkata East-West Metro, sets deadline for December 2021

The total route length of the project is 16.6 km consisting of 12 stations, Goyal said, briefing reporters on the Cabinet decision.

published on : 7th October 2020

Piyush Goyal inaugurates Phoolbagan Station of Kolkata's East-West Metro corridor

Goyal also said the entire stretch of the corridor, connecting Sector-V and Howrah Maidan, is likely to be completed by December 2021.

published on : 4th October 2020

20,500 passengers travel in Kolkata Metro as services resume after five months

Passengers were happy to be back on the Metro premises after March 23, when regular services were suspended to stem the spread of coronavirus infection.

published on : 14th September 2020

Kolkata Metro resumes services with NEET special trains

The examinees and their guardians were allowed inside the stations upon showing the admit cards to police personnel posted at the entry gates.

published on : 13th September 2020

Unlock 4: Kolkata Metro to resume operations on September 14, no services on Sundays

The Metro Railway has decided to allow a maximum 400 passengers at a time in its trains to avoid crowding and to maintain COVID-related norms.

published on : 10th September 2020

Kolkata: Metro Railway issues set of do's & don'ts for passengers

The Metro Railway asked the passengers to use their smart cards only for using the services and they will have to download the Arogya Setu App on their smartphones

published on : 9th September 2020

Kolkata Metro likely to run services for NEET candidates on September 13

As per the plan, candidates along with guardians will be allowed to board the trains on showing their admit cards.

published on : 5th September 2020
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