In a major step towards providing an infrastructure boost to Bengaluru, the tunnel boring machine pressed into operation to dig through the earth has successfully emerged after 13 months.
Top Stories Sep 22, 2021, 1:08 PM IST
After a surprise visit at Covid War Room, Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa inspected the new Metro route. The new route measuring 7.53 km will cover, from Mysuru Road to Kengeri. However, the officials forgot about the Covid protocol of social distance.
Top Stories May 26, 2021, 5:10 PM IST
The 6.29-km elevated line will have five stations – Konanakunte Cross, Doddakallasandra, Vajrahalli, Thalaghattapura and Silk Institute.
Top Stories Jan 15, 2021, 10:19 AM IST
“After the successful launch of the train service to the Airport, here is one more step towards easing commute in Bengaluru. Namma Metro's 6 km Yelachenahalli to Silk Institute stretch of the Green Line will be flagged off on January 14,” Yediyurappa tweeted.
Top Stories Jan 13, 2021, 2:55 PM IST
The Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited will be taking up electrical cable laying works at Mysuru road metro station of Purple Line in connection with the proposed extension of Metro towards Kengeri.
India News Dec 11, 2020, 10:46 AM IST
As the number of metro users increase, the Bengaluru metro has decided to reduce the frequency of metro trains from Thursday, October 22. The decision has been made after analysing the travel pattern of commuters and to follow the social distance norms.
India Oct 20, 2020, 1:39 PM IST
Biocon Foundation has signed an MoU with the Bengaluru Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) to contribute Rs 65 crore towards the construction of the proposed Hebbagodi Metro Station on Hosur Road.
India Oct 9, 2020, 8:52 AM IST
The BMRCL is hoping to open Anjanapura metro station and services by November.
India Oct 2, 2020, 4:24 PM IST
A total of 28 Namma Metro loco pilots and station controllers have tested positive for COVID-19 following the restart of operations on September 7. Ajay Seth, Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited Managing Director told the media that all the infected are asymptomatic and are recovering.
India Oct 1, 2020, 4:18 PM IST
Karnataka will likely see total bandh on September 28 as protests against farm, labour bills have intensified. Taxi, auto-rickshaw, BMTC, KSRTC and other transport services will be affected. Essential services across the state and Namma Metro services in Bengaluru will be available.
India Sep 27, 2020, 10:51 AM IST
Farmers’ organisations across Karnataka and their allied outfits will hold a state-wide bandh on September 28. While taxi and auto drivers have supported the farmers’ call for a strike the bus and metro services in the state will not be interrupted.
India Sep 24, 2020, 12:45 PM IST
The validity of the Namma Metro 'Varshik' smart card has been extended to 10 years. The 10-year validity period eradicates the need to pay reactivation charges.
India Sep 22, 2020, 10:33 AM IST
Bengaluru’s Green Line metro services will be disrupted this weekend. The green line services will close early by an hour on Saturday and Sunday (19, 20 September). Trains to be shut early for testing a new line.
India Sep 18, 2020, 11:37 AM IST
Bengaluru Metro successfully restarted after 5 months and there will be no more 3 hours schedule for the trains. Both green and purple lines will run from 7 am to 9 pm from Friday (September 11).
India Sep 11, 2020, 9:53 AM IST
Bengaluru Namma Metro services are back on track with all the COVID-19 safety measures. The first set of metro trains started from Baiyappanahalli to Mysore road metro station at 9 am on September 7.
India Sep 7, 2020, 10:40 AM IST