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Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation Kmrc
Calcutta  /  Published 15.05.20

Calcutta metro mulls drastic cut in passengers

To ensure strict adherence to social distancing norms, the Calcutta metro railway is planning to 'drastically' reduce the number of passengers in its trains once it resumes operations, an official sai...
By PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 03.03.20

Engineer’s transport tip: Go underground

Calcutta should shift more of its transport and other infrastructure underground to clear the city of congestion, an engineer said at a conference on sustainable infrastructure development on Tuesday....
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.02.20

East-West Metro tunnel work stalled

The tunnel-boring work of East-West Metro was stalled on Friday, hours after fresh cracks were spotted on some buildings in Chaitan Sen Lane in Bowbazar.The lane is close to Gour De Lane, where a numb...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 27.02.20

Cracks in houses on East-West Metro tunnel route

A few houses in Chaiten Sen Lane of Bowbazar that stand in the way of East- West Metro’s tunnel-boring machine, which has resumed digging underground, developed fresh cracks on the walls on Thursday...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 26.02.20

Sync trial at Phoolbagan

Phoolbagan has become the city’s first underground Metro station with full-length platform screen doors, from the floor to the ceiling.The screen doors at Phoolbagan station are around 2.5 metres hi...
By Sanjay Mandal in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.02.20

6-hourly checks for Metro tunnel work

Checks for cracks in buildings on the tunnel route of East-West Metro between Bowbazar and Sealdah and soil subsidence will be carried out every six hours, engineers said on Friday.The tunnel-boring m...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 19.02.20

More evacuation ahead of East-West work

Several families will be evacuated from various lanes of Bowbazar ahead of the resumption of East-West Metro’s tunnel-boring work till Sealdah, Metro officials said on Wednesday.An engineer of Kolka...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 20.12.19

East-West tunnel work

The East-West Metro authorities will have to seek the state disaster management department’s opinion before resuming the tunnel boring work between Bowbazar and Sealdah, Calcutta High Court on Frida...
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.12.19

Plea for Metro work

The East-West Metro authorities on Monday prayed before the high court for permission to resume tunnel-boring work between Bowbazar and Sealdah, which stopped after one of the two boring machines had ...
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 27.11.19

Rs 5 to cross just one station

More than 90 per cent of Metro Railway passengers travel longer than 2km but less than 25km in one ride and will have to shell out Rs 5 more for the journey from next month, Metro officials said on We...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta


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