Commuters in Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line, which connects Janakpuri West with Botanical Garden, were stuck for over 30 minutes on Wednesday evening after a technical snag halted a train at the Shankar Vihar Metro station. read more
Anticipating a higher ridership on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan, the Delhi Metro has made arrangements to run extra trips on August 25 and August 26 to facilitate the public. The Delhi Metro will be running 253 extra train trips on Saturday, whereas 598 extra train trips will be made on Sunday in all the lines of the network. Also, train services would be available for the public from 6 am onwards on Sunday, even on the sections where the services normally start at 8 am. (HT Correspondent)read more
Students of St. Thomas’ Girls Senior Secondary School celebrate after the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) announced results of the Class 10 board examinations, in New Delhi. A total of 16,38,420 candidates registered for the Class 10 exam conducted at 4,453 centres across India and 78 centres abroad.
Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal inaugurated the 24.82-km Kalkaji Mandir-Janakpuri West stretch of Delhi Metro’s Magenta Line, which will reduce travel time between Noida and Gurgaon by 30 minutes. read more
The deepest station and the steepest escalator, just a few of additions the upcoming Janakpuri West-Kalkaji Mandir stretch of the Magenta Line brings to the Delhi Metro network. This section is set to be inaugurated by Union Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday and will be thrown open for public the next day.
The Janakpuri West-Kalkaji Mandir corridor of Delhi Metro is set to be inaugurated on May 28. The 24.82 km long stretch is part of the Magenta Line from Janakpuri West to Botanical Garden in Noida. It has many firsts to its credit. These include the deepest station (Hauz Khas) and the steepest escalator (Janakpuri West) among others. Once thrown open to public on May 29, this section will provide easy access to the domestic terminal of the Indira Gandhi Airport and also reduce the commuting time between Noida and Gurugram to about 50 minutes. Watch the HT video to find out the other highlights of this section. Here is all you want to know about the Janakpuri West-Kalkaji Mandir stretch in numbers. (Hindustan Times)read more
The stretch due to open will have interchange stations at Janakpuri West and Hauz Khas, allowing commuters to change for Blue Line (Noida City Centre\/Vaishali-Dwarka Sector 21) and Yellow Line (Huda City Centre-Samaypur Badli). read more