Suburban rail

First tender called for Bengaluru Suburban Rail project

There will be 14 stations along the Line which will start at Baiyappanahalli and run via Banaswadi, Lottegehalli, Whitefield and Yesvantpur before terminating at Chikkabanavara.

published on : 24th November 2021

Online campaign demands suburban rail services for Bengaluru

Billing Bengaluru’s Rail Network as “a sleeping asset”, the petition said that utilising it fully could address more than half of the commuting needs in the City.

published on : 22nd October 2021

Soon, first tender for Bengaluru suburban rail

Works along one corridor to cost Rs 900 cr

published on : 28th August 2021

Upset over delays, Chennai suburban rail passengers disrupt trains

Around 8.25 am, when a Velachery-bound local train reached platform three, a large number of passengers, including women, sat on the railway tracks in front of the train in protest.

published on : 7th August 2021

PM Modi will lay foundation for Bengaluru Suburban Rail project within three months, says CM

CM BS Yediyurappa also said that the Centre had given the green signal to go in for external borrowings to the tune of Rs 7,400 crore for the Rs 15767 crore project

published on : 24th June 2021

Airport line not a priority for Bengaluru suburban rail now

The Baiyappanahalli-Chikkavabanavar line (second corridor) and the Heelalige-Rajanakunte line (fourth corridor) will be taken up for implementation first, according to multiple sources. 

published on : 22nd June 2021

Tejasvi meets railway minister to speed up suburban rail project

Later, the MP also met Goyal and sought his support to clear the project. The Railway Minister too has promised positive action, the statement said. 

published on : 29th October 2019

Karnataka: Rs 349 crore sanctioned for Suburban Rail project

The state government sanctioned Rs 349 crore in the state budget towards the Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) for the city’s suburban rail network.

published on : 17th February 2018