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Chandimandir toll plaza authorities, bank to cough up 1L for overcharging daily commuter

Complainant used to commute to Panchkula everyday as she worked in the treasury office in the city prior to her retirement in October 2019. As Pinjore is situated within a radius of 10kms from the said toll plaza, she was entitled to a concessional monthly pass of ₹150 to cross the Chandimandir toll

Himalayan Express Way Limited was told to deposit <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>80,000 in the account of the poor patient welfare fund (PPWF) as punitive charges. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on Sep 26, 2023 12:43 AM IST
By, Panchkula

Mahim Causeway to be widened from 6 lanes to 10 lanes

Mumbai commuters will face a difficult journey between the city and suburbs for the next 36 months as a key bridge is taken down for renovation. The bridge over River Mithi, part of Mahim Causeway, will be replaced with a wider and longer path. The bridge is a critical junction connecting Mahim with SV Road and is used by office workers and those travelling to the airport. The renovation is necessary as the bridge is almost 60 years old, and the work will be carried out in phases over the next three years.

Mahim Causeway to be widened from 6 lanes to 10 lanes
Updated on Aug 09, 2023 12:45 AM IST

After inauguration by PM, over 20,000 take metro ride, PMPML starts feeder bus service

Over 20,000 commuters travelled on Pune metro's extended routes a day after their inauguration, with the Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal Limited (PMPML) launching its feeder bus service from the newly operational metro stations. The PMPML is expecting a rise in ridership with the introduction of the feeder bus service. The metro fares range from ?10 to ?35, and the Maha-Metro has announced a 30% discount on fares for students and on weekends for all citizens.

On Wednesday, over 20,000 commuters travelled on the newly opened routes. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on Aug 02, 2023 10:57 PM IST
BySiddharth Gadkari

Noida Metro expands parking facilities at five more stations

The Noida Metro Rail Corporation has added parking services at five new stations on the Aqua Line between Noida and Greater Noida, as well as at Sector 51 in Noida, Sector 137 in Greater Noida, and Sector Delta 1 in Greater Noida. The NMRC plans to provide parking facilities at all 21 of its Metro stations as demand grows. Each parking station can accommodate at least 300 vehicles, and the NMRC collects user fees through automatic machines. The Aqua Line has 21 Metro stations and NMRC intends to connect it to the Delhi Metro?s Blue Line via a 300-metre-long air-conditioned footbridge.

The Noida Metro had deployed its staff to run parking facilities at Delta 1 and sector 137 Metro stations earlier in April. (Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)
Updated on Apr 30, 2023 11:46 PM IST
By, Noida

Amit Shah in Bengaluru today: Check traffic restrictions

Amit Shah will arrive in Karnataka on Friday to take out a roadshow in Devanahalli, near the outskirts of Bengaluru.

These traffic regulations will be in place on Friday from 3pm to 7pm. (PTI)
Published on Apr 21, 2023 12:04 PM IST

Bengaluru auto unions' mobile app Namma Yatri in challenge to aggregators

Seemingly exasperated with unfair work practices of ride-hailing giants in Bengaluru, auto unions have decided to launch their apps. The Namma Yatri app will be live on November 1.

Unions of auto drivers are launching their own apps to combat the work challenges they face while driving for aggregators. (Representative image/HT Archive)(HT_PRINT)
Published on Oct 07, 2022 12:00 PM IST
ByYamini C S

No masks for commuters in private cars: Delhi govt order

Health experts have commended the move to start imposing fines on those spotted without a mask in Delhi, and said the removal of the penalties may have played a part in the present Covid cases spike.

The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) on Wednesday decided to reintroduce the mask mandate, which was lifted on April 2 this year, when Covid-19 infections and the test positivity rate appeared to be falling back to record lows. (HT Photo/Sunil Ghosh)
Updated on Apr 23, 2022 05:27 AM IST
ByAlok KN Mishra, New Delhi
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