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The Delhi Metro is a mass rapid transit (MRT) system serving Delhi and its satellite cities of Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Gurugram, Noida, Bahadurgarh and Ballabhgarh, in the National Capital Region of India. It is by far the largest and busiest metro rail system in India, and the second oldest after the Kolkata Metro. The network consists of 10 colour-coded lines serving 253 stations in Delhi with a total length of 348 kilometres (216 mi) and has a full reach of 285 stations with a total length of 389 kilometres (242 mi) when including the Gurugram Metro and Noida Metro. The system has a mix of underground, at-grade, and elevated stations using both broad-gauge and standard-gauge. Delhi Metro operates over 2,700 trips daily, starting at around 05:00 and ending at 23:30.
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Delhi Metro records 4.5 lakh passenger journeys on Unlock day 1Metro services once again resumed on Monday after a gap of 28 days amid the ongoing pandemic with the provision of travel with 50 per cent seating.
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Delhi Unlock news: Delhi Metro services to resume with 50% capacity from June 7 - know detailsOn Monday, only half of the available trains will be inducted into service with a frequency ranging from approx. 5 to 15 min on different Lines.
Delhi Metro sees peak hour rush, may close doors to avoid long queuesThese routes include Dilshad Garden-Shastri Park, Mundka-Kirti Nagar, Kirti Nagar- Mandi House, New Bus Adda-Dilshad Garden and Escorts Mujesar-Badarpur.
India's first RRTS train with design speed of 180 kmph unveiled; to have business classAn official of the National Capital Region Transport Corporation (NCRTC) claimed that the RRTS trains will travel at a speed three times faster than the Delhi Metro. "RRTS trains will also have..
Unlock 4: Delhi metro resumes services on Red, Green, Violet linesThe Delhi Metro will be running on Rithala - Shaheed Sthal (Red Line), Kirti Nagar/Inderlok - Brig. Hoshiar Singh (Green Line) and Kashmere Gate - Raja Nahar Singh (Violet Line) routes from 7 am to 11..
Delhi Metro resumes services on Blue and Pink lines; here are timings, routes, fareThe Delhi Metro on the Blue Line and the Pink Line will run from 7 AM to 11 AM in the morning and then again from 4 PM to 8 PM in the evening.
Delhi Metro reopening: Services on Blue, Pink lines to resume todayUnder the government's Unlock 4.0 guidelines, the services on Delhi Metro Blue and Pink lines will be available from 7 am to 11 am and from 4 pm to 8 pm along with Yellow/Rapid Lines which are already..
Delhi Metro to resume operations today; here are public pointers from DMRCAfter a gap of more than five months, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is all set to welcome passengers in a phased manner in three stages beginning today (i.e. September 7, Monday).
Unlock 4: Delhi Metro resumes operations with strict safety measuresDelhi Metro has resumed services from 7 am on Monday as the part of 'Unlock 4', after being shut for 169 days due to COVID-19.
Delhi Metro: DMRC set to resume operations tomorrow, all COVID-19 protocols in placeThe Delhi Metro, which had suspended its services in March due to the outbreak of COVID-19 is looking to reopen with caution putting into place a series of measures such as closed token counters,..
Delhi Metro reopening: Services to resume in 3 stages; here are the dates, timings, routesThe Delhi Metro services will be resumed from September 7 in a graded manner in three stages. The announcement was made by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) Chief Mangu Singh on Wednesday in presence..
Unlock 4.0: This is how Delhi Metro is planning to resume operations from September 7In the meeting with the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) officials on Tuesday, Puri discussed new norms related to resumption of Delhi Metro services from September 7 after it was shutdown in March..
Polo to guard Delhi metro from next week; the same dog breed that helped eliminate Osama bin LadenPolo, an agile Belgian Malinois dog, has been given his first posting at the Delhi Metro, which is to reopen from September 7. Polo belongs to the same dog breed that helped eliminate Osama Bin Laden.
From thermal screening to no token: Delhi metro to assume new look before resumption of service from September 7He also said that metro will ensure that social distancing is maintained between the passengers.
Unlock 4: Noida Metro to resume operations on Aqua Line from September 7; detailed SOPs to be issued soonMeanwhile, after being closed for over five months because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Delhi Metro will finally resume services on September 7 in a phased manner.
Delhi Metro to resume services from September 7 in phased manner"I am glad that metro has been permitted to start its operations from 7 Sep in a phased manner," the Delhi CM tweeted on Saturday evening.
Delhi: Metro rail services to start soon, here are guidelines, special arrangements, protocols for ridersWith the beginning of the Unlock-4 phase of relaxations of coronavirus disease (COVID-19)-necessitated lockdown, Delhi Metro will start operating from the first week of September.
Unlock 4: MHA allows Delhi Metro to resume, here's all you need to know about status of schools, colleges, cinema hallsAs India gets ready to enter phase four of the unlock, it is reported that the Centre may ease restrictions on local trains, metro services, hotels, restaurants, and bars. The government is considering..
Delhi Metro reopening: Here's a guide for riders before services resumeDelhi Metro is likely to resume its services from September 1, when the 'Unlock 4' phase in the graded reopening from the coronavirus-induced lockdown begins. Here is a list of special arrangements..
Lockdown 5.0: Delhi Metro to remain shut till further noticeMostly, all activities will be opened up from June 1, the beginning of the unlocking of the lockdown.
Coronavirus: Delhi Metro may resume operations before lockdown 4.0 ends on May 31With public transport services resuming in the national capital on Tuesday, the Centre is considering giving a nod to the Delhi Metro to restart operations before June 1. Top sources in the ministry of..
Delhi Metro to remain suspended till May 31 due to lockdownAfter the Centre announced the third extension of the nationwide lockdown that continued the suspension of metro rail services, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) on Sunday announced that its..
Aarogya Setu Mobile App likely to be made compulsory for entry to Delhi Metro post-COVID-19 lockdownThe CISF, which is responsible for guarding the Delhi Metro, has prepared a proposal for a potential post-lockdown situation when the metro services resume.
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'If you roam outside, we will make you listen to the song on loop': How Jaipur Police takes sly dig at 'Masakali 2.0Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) and Jaipur Police have waded into the 'Masakali' debate and clearly their loyalties are with A R Rahman's peppy original from "Delhi 6".
Delhi Metro services to be regulated on Monday, no metro from 10 AM to 4 PMCheck the list of regulations here:
Delhi polls: EC nod to postal ballot for mediapersons, two essential servicesIn a first for the country, employees of two essential services — Delhi Metro and Northern Railway Transportation services — as well as mediapersons covering poll day activities under authorisation..
Delhi Metro's Airport Express Line now has free Wi-Fi; here's how to accessHere is how a passenger can connect to the 'Free Highspeed Wi-Fi' facility onboard the Delhi Metro's Airport Express Line
First civil contract for Tughlakabad-Aerocity metro corridor awarded: DMRCThe highlight of this section will be a double-decker viaduct which will include the metro line as well as an elevated six-lane flyover from Sangam Vihar to Ambedkar Nagar.
DMRC shuts gates of 20 metro stations in Delhi amid massive anti-CAA protests: Full ListRajiv Chowk metro station was, however, opened around 4:22 pm, DMRC said in a tweet.
Anti-CAA Protests Live: Several Delhi Metro stations closed; protesters detained, Gurugram border sealedWhile Section 144 is in force in entire Uttar Pradesh, large gatherings have been banned in Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad some other cities.
Delhi: No police permission for anti-CAA protests today; at least 15 metro stations closedDelhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has informed that the entry and exit gates of several metro stations will remain closed.
Angela Merkel visits Delhi metro station, fitted with Germany-funded solar panelMerkel visited the terrace of the metro station where she was briefed by officials of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) about the solar project. The Frankfurt-based bank has also offered soft..
Last metro to ply at 10 pm on Diwali, regular service for rest of the day: DMRCFor the rest of the day, metro rail services will be operational throughout the day from 6 AM on all lines and from 4:45 AM on Airport express line.
DMRC to take over operations, maintenance of Gurgaon Rapid Metro from tonightThe services of the 11.6 km long corridor will continue to operate as per the normal time table as earlier, DMRC said.
Man attempts suicide at Delhi Metro's Dwarka Mor stationHe has been admitted to MR Hospital at Dwarka where he is undergoing treatment.
Delhi Metro operations affected for third time in a dayAccording to the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), there was a "delay in service" from Janakpuri West to Dwarka Sector 21 stretch.
Centre will soon announce discount in fares for students, senior citizens in metro trains: PuriThe central government will soon announce concession in Delhi Metro fares for students and senior citizens as a technology-based solution has been found to implement the same, Union minister Hardeep..
Delhi Metro: Grey Line connecting Dwarka-Najafgarh gets CMRS approval, will begin soonCMRS Janak Kumar Garg carried out a safety inspection on the 4.29 kilometre-long corridor.
Delhi Metro's Dwarka-Najafgarh stretch cleared for operations, services to begin soonDMRC said the date of commencement of operations will be announced soon.
Bihar inks Memorandum of Understanding with Delhi Metro Rail Corporation for Patna MetroEarlier this month, the Bihar Cabinet had allotted the Patna Metro work to DMRC on nomination basis which will complete the work on "Deposit Work Method" at a project cost of Rs 482.87 cr
'Never give up' is Delhi Metro's plea to peopleIn its appeal, the Metro authority has says that people do have bad days, but it is important to ask for help to tide over your problems and "never give up"
Free Metro rides misuse of public funds: Supreme Court to city govtPutting a spanner in the AAP government's proposal to make Metro rides free for women, the Supreme Court warned it will not hesitate to intervene against freebies that amount to misuse of public money..
'It will make Delhi Metro unprofitable': SC pulls up AAP govt's decision to provide free rides to women"Why you (Delhi government) are trying to give a free ride to women in metro trains? If you give a free ride to women, the DMRC will become an unprofitable venture," said a bench of Justices Arun..
Delhi Metro's Yellow Line hit by technical snagThere was a delay in service from Ghitorni to Jorbagh stations, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) tweeted.
Great news: Noida Metro's Aqua and Delhi Metro's Blue Line connected by walkway"The walkway built by Noida Metro Rail Corporation will facilitate those traveling to Greater Noida from various parts of Delhi," the DMRC tweeted
Independence Day 2019: Planning to take Delhi Metro tomorrow? Read this before heading outThe parking services at metro stations will be closed from 6 am on August 14 to to 2 pm on August 15.
Delhi Metro Rail employee hangs himself with plastic wire, films suicide on FacebookThe incident came to light after the deceased's friend saw the video on the social media site and dialled immediately to the police.
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