Metro
Jan 26 2017
EMERGENCY RESPONSE SYSTEMS IN BENGALURU
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Nikhil R Reddy
From diesel generator to water pumps and tanks to fire-extinguishing mechanism assembled on two-wheelers, Fire Department has interesting set of tools to deal with emergencies.
Oct 25 2016
Blog: Ideas at Work
Metro has sought public input on which of the different lines - existing as well as proposed - should be extended to the airport. I'm sure many people will give their input, but there are two other aspects to look at. (1) We should conduct extensive...
Sep 23 2016
METRO ON ORR
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Akshatha M
A recent meeting of various stakeholder groups arrived at a decision in favour of the Metro project on ORR. Akshatha M looks at the various deliberations that went on behind the scenes.
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Sep 19 2016
BRTS V/S METRO ON ORR
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Vaidya R
Karnakata State government bid unceremonious goodbye to the BRTS plan on Outer Ring Road and instead chose metro. But many questions remain unanswered.
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Aug 04 2016
METRO ON OUTER RING ROAD
Akshatha M
BMRCL will be initiating the technical studies for KR Puram - Silk Board stretch, but when will the proposal be ready and how will the state find funds for a new section not part of the original design?
Jun 30 2016
Blog: Ideas at Work
Over the last few days, it was reported that Metro stations at Silk Board and K R Puram will be developed as transit points, so that in the future we could have a line running on Outer Ring Road, connecting to these two ends, and linking to other...
May 23 2016
NAMMA METRO DIARIES
Vaidya R
It's been three weeks since Metro East-West corridor has been functional. And it's already a success story of public transport, with over a lakh footfalls a day. What can improve the system? Here's what a commuter feels.
May 10 2016
PETITION TO BMRCL
Sanjith Rao
Last mile connectivity is still a problem for many commuters using the Metro. This 14-year-old wants BMRCL to allow people to carry cycles into the Metro, as it could help ease the problem.
Mar 22 2016
TREE MAP ALONG METRO CORRIDOR
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News Desk
As many as 324 trees are going to be cut during expansion of Reach 2 and Reach 4b in Namma Metro Phase II, according to the data from BMRCL.
Mar 17 2016
BANGALORE METRO PHASE - I EAST WEST CORRIDOR UNDERGROUND STATIONS
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Shree D N
Namma Metro officials took Bangalore Incharge Minister K J George and media persons on a tour of the yet-to-be opened underground Metro stations on East-West corridor.
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Mar 11 2016
NAMMA METRO STATUS REPORT
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Shree D N
Started almost nine years ago, the Phase-I of Metro is reaching the completion stage. However, it will be the end of this year before the first phase is through.
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Feb 20 2016
Blog: Deepa's jottings
Here's a message that I received at 8.45 pm on Feb 20th 2016. Public meeting has been organised on 21st Feb at BMRCL office Shanthinagar at 11 am in connection with Constructn of Metro station in LaxmanRao park area. Pl...
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Dec 16 2015
BANGALORE METRO PARKING PROBLEMS
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Karishma Khanna
A commuter who wants to park her car in Metro station finds private 'for hire' vehicles parked there. Have you too faced this situation?
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Nov 26 2015
NO CLEARANCE FOR NAMMA METRO
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News Desk
BMRCL came under fire from the public and BBMP at a recent public hearing on tree felling for the extension of the metro lines, as it could not provide proper responses to the objections raised.
Nov 25 2015
Blog: Deepa's jottings
Environment Support Group (ESG) made  this report  about the meeting called by BBMP officials regarding tree-felling in Reach 2 of the Bangalore Metro Project. That link gives the entire details of what trasnpired in the meeting, and the...
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