Thanks to students getting on board Bengaluru Metro, ridership improves

The newly launched extension line of Green Line is expected to boost ridership in the coming days.

published on : 18th January 2021

HC: State, BMRCL should act as public trustees on tree axing

A division bench of Chief Justice Abhay Shreeniwas Oka and Justice S Vishwajith Shetty passed the order after hearing the PIL filed by Dattatreya T Devare and Bangalore Environment Trust.

published on : 10th December 2020

Shops inside Namma Metro stations seek help to reopen

Although Namma Metro resumed its services two months ago, none of the shops inside the Metro stations are willing to reopen unless concessions on rent are offered to them.

published on : 20th November 2020

Avni completes drilling under Bowring hostel

To take at least 5 more months for tunnelling till MG Rd Metro station

published on : 12th November 2020

BMRCL, villagers strike deal, Metro work resumes 

A senior BMRCL official told TNIE, “The people were not happy with the location of the Metro station as it was not easily accessible, and wanted the station to be moved closer to BIEC.

published on : 2nd November 2020

BMRCL cancels jobs after 18 months, aspirants to go to court

In all, 39,330 aspirants had applied for these posts, and a section of them is now planning to take BMRCL to court over the issue. 

published on : 31st October 2020

BMRCL tree felling halted until November 4

The bench then permitted him to do so and restrained BMRCL from translocating and felling trees till the next date of hearing.

published on : 23rd October 2020

Namma Metro's Contactless Smart Card reverts to 60 days validity

In a relief to Metro commuters, the Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL) has restored the validity of the top-up made on its Contactless Smart card to 60 days from the recharge date.

published on : 16th October 2020

Biocon pitches in with Rs 65 crore for Hebbagodi Metro station

BMRCL will construct a foot overbridge connecting unpaved areas of the metro station concourse to the other side of Hosur Road. 

published on : 9th October 2020

BMRCL builds road to divert traffic

Two original stretches along Bannerghatta Rd closed, Fire, Labour dept land used  

published on : 3rd October 2020

After 16 months, nearly 40K still await BMRCL jobs

Aspirants run from pillar to post, and on social media, appeal to authorities for remedy

published on : 1st October 2020

Namma Metro starts rolling, runs into hurdles

After five months, city commuters could breathe easier as Namma Metro services officially resumed on Monday as part of Unlock 4.0.

published on : 8th September 2020

BMRCL to approach MoHUA to restart Metro services from Sept 7

Seth told The New Sunday Express, “BMRCL is keen to start operations and with Unlock 4.0 guidelines, MoHUA has created a window.

published on : 30th August 2020

COVID-19 effect: Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation's net loss increases, minor profit in operations

The BMRCL said that there has been an increase of Rs 39.49 crore in expenditure mainly caused due to salary revision of staff.

published on : 28th August 2020

Trial runs begin on stretch of Bangalore Metro Phase-II, launch scheduled for Rajyotsava Day

This line has missed many deadlines in the past due to various reasons with the latest deadline of August 15 missed due to delays caused by the COVID-19 epidemic

published on : 27th August 2020
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