After depositing Rs. 1,000 crore in an escrow account with the Delhi HC, DMRC has requested the court to allow more time to arrange the amount they need to pay Reliance Infra.
The petition had alleged that there were serious and basic inherent defects in the project on road no. 59 and if it is allowed to be executed, the project will create havoc and lead to cutting of thousands of 50-70-year-old trees.
With the national capital battling high pollution levels, the Delhi Metro has planned to install more anti-smog guns at its project sites, officials said on Sunday.
Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has announced free Wifi services for commuters at its Yellow Line stations, while the efforts are underway to extend the services inside metro trains within a year.
The Delhi Metro services on all its lines will remain suspended for passenger or essential services from Monday till 5 am March 17.
In wake of the 'chakka jam' by farmers, DMRC had closed entry and exit facilities at 10 major Delhi Metro stations.
PM inaugurates India's first-ever driverless train operations on Delhi Metro's Magenta Line
The borders remain open but pickets have been made active, the police said
A small portion in east Delhi's Trilokpuri area has proved a bottleneck for the DMRC authorities for a long time, due to which, the line is disjointed for some distance there.
The trains will operate in batches of four-hour each from 7-11 am in the morning and 4-8 pm in the evening, officials said.
Inside metro premises and train coaches, wearing of masks will be mandatory and social distancing norms will be followed as per the government guidelines, and people not wearing masks will not be allowed to enter metro premises.
Around 600 employees of Delhi Metro have taken up online courses costing up to Rs 12,000 during the lockdown period.
The public transport feature launched on the Uber app in Delhi may be a test to understand people's preferences
In a recent study, the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) claimed the Delhi Metro has become the second-most unaffordable service in the world.
An estimated 19,026 people were fined for sitting on floor of the train, which according to Metro rules is not in line with public etiquette and attracts a penalty of Rs 200.
After an urgent hearing, Justice Vipin Sanghi passed the interim order holding that prima facie, the proposed action of the metro staff does not seem to be justified or legal.
The Delhi Metro has expanded exponentially in the last few months. The operational span of the network has now expanded to 252 km.
The Pink Line, also known as the Ring Road Line, is an almost circular line that passes alongside the busy Ring Road in the national capital in a U-shaped pattern, that witnesses massive traffic jams every day
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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