East West Metro
News  /  Published 12.05.22

Cracks force evacuation of 30 families in Durga Pituri Lane at Bowbazar

The police said Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation (KMRC) officials reached the spot on Wednesday night to inspect the houses and assess the damage. A KMRC official said the reason for the cracks was &ld...
By Our Bureau in Kolkata

News  /  Published 15.04.22

Tin shed to concrete: Head teacher retires after 21 years in Duttabad school

When she joined Bidyadhari Vidyalaya in 2001 it had tin classrooms that turned into boilers in summer and ponds in monsoon. Over her tenure as head teacher, Bipasa Das fought for development and when ...
By Brinda Sarkar in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 31.03.22

Cops plan traffic diversion for Nirmal Chunder Street closure

Buses and small vehicles that ply through Nirmal Chunder Street towards SN Banerjee Road and Lenin Sarani will be diverted to facilitate the construction of a ventilation shaft for the East-West Metro...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 24.02.22

Mayor asks Kolkata Metro to rebuild BBD Bag bus stand in sync with heritage status

Located opposite Writers Building in central Kolkata’s Dalhousie, the BBD Bag bus stand was taken over by the KMRC in 2017 for the construction of the Mahakaran station on the East-West Metro ro...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata


News  /  Published 05.12.21

East-West Metro introduces QR-code ticket

East-West Metro introduced a QR-code based online ticketing system from Saturday. To avail the facility, the Metro Ride Kolkata app has to be downloaded from Google Play Store. A new user has to sign...
By The Telegraph

News  /  Published 25.09.21

In pictures: Rain, shopping, more rain due...

By My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata

Calcutta  /  Published 07.01.21

Sealdah-Sector V Metro by end-2021

Metro trains should run between Sealdah and Sector V in the East-West corridor by the end of 2021, general manager Manoj Joshi said on Wednesday. “Sealdah station should be ready and commercial...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 08.10.20

December 2021 target for East-West Metro

The Union cabinet on Wednesday approved the completion of the East-West Metro at an estimated cost of Rs 8,575 crore, which will boost public transport in the city and reduce commuting time. The targ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 05.10.20

Phoolbagan Metro station unveiled

 East-West Metro got its first underground station on Sunday with the inauguration of Phoolbagan station. The station will be open for passengers from Monday. East-West services have remained su...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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