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The Delhi Metro is a rapid transit system serving Delhi and its satellite cities of Bahadurgarh, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon and Noida in the National Capital Region of India. By far the largest and busiest metro in India, and second oldest after the Kolkata Metro it is the world's 4th longest metro system and 16th largest by ridership.

The Delhi Metro is a rapid transit system serving Delhi and its satellite cities of Bahadurgarh, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon and Noida in the National Capital Region of India. By far the largest and busiest metro in India, and second oldest after the Kolkata Metro it is the world's 4th longest metro system and 16th largest by ridership. The network consists of eight colour-coded regular lines, running 317 kilometres (197 mi) serving 231 stations. The system has a mix of underground, at-grade, and elevated stations using both broad-gauge and standard-gauge. Delhi Metro operates over 2,700 trips daily, starting at around 05:00 and ending at 23:30 hrs. In 2016–17, the Delhi Metro had an average daily ridership of 2.76 million passengers and a cumulative ridership of 1 billion passengers yearly.
 
Construction started in 1998, and the first section, on the Red Line, opened in 2002. The development of the network was divided into phases, Phase I containing 3 lines was completed by 2006, and Phase II in 2011. Phase III is currently under construction, and is scheduled to be mostly complete by 2018.
 
Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Limited (DMRC), a company with equal equity participation from the Government of India and the Government of Delhi, built and operates the Delhi Metro. DMRC was certified by the United Nations in 2011 as the first metro rail and rail-based system in the world to get carbon credits for reducing greenhouse gas emissions, reducing carbon emission levels in the city by 630,000 tonnes every year.
 
Delhi Metro also interchanges with the separately operated Rapid Metro Gurgaon, with a shared ticketing system.

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New Four Storey simulator building was inaugurated in the DMRA

New Delhi: In its pursuit to further upgrade its world-class training facility at the Delhi Metro Rail Academy(DMRA), Shastri Park, a new four-storey simulator building was inaugurated today in the DMRA premises by Dr. Mangu Singh, Managing Director/DMRC in the presence of Directors and other senior
Posted Date :  15-01-21

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First Driverless Metro train will be flagged off on Magenta Line

New Delhi: India's First driverless metro will be flagged off later this month on the Magenta Line (Janakpuri West- Botanical Garden) of the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC), according to the sources.    It was also mentioned that the metro train will be flagged off by th
Posted Date :  18-12-20

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DMRC signs consultancy agreement with NMRC for Phase– II PROJECT

New Delhi: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporate Limited (DMRC) signed an agreement with Noida Metro Rail Corporation Limited (NMRC) on December 4, under which DMRC will provide services to NMRC as General Consultants (GC)/Project Management Consultants (PMC) for its Phase – II project from Noida
Posted Date :  08-12-20

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DMRC again suspended its metro services en routing NCR to Delhi

New Delhi: On Thursday the DMRC (Delhi Metro Rail Corporation) states that the metro services will be kept suspended till further orders. The services are halted from NCR (National Capital Region) to Delhi.    Delhi Metro Rail Corporation issued the statement in which it men
Posted Date :  26-11-20

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DMRC will provide waiting time at footfall stations

New Delhi: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation will provide real-time average waiting time at selected busy stations during morning and evening peak hours, in case the waiting time goes beyond 20 minutes.    Starting from tomorrow, 12th November, the official social media pages/han
Posted Date :  11-11-20

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DMRC achieved another major milestone in Phase 4

New Delhi: Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has achieved yet another major milestone in its Phase 4 work by erecting the first U-Girder of Phase 4 on the Janakpuri West - R.K Ashram Marg corridor on Tuesday November 3, 2020.    The U-Girder was erected between the upcoming Pu
Posted Date :  04-11-20

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Shri Pradeep Kumar Awasthi visited the iCBTC Lab

New Delhi: Shri Pradeep Kumar Awasthi, Member/Infrastructure, Railway Board today visited the iCBTC Lab, Shastri Park which was opened this month to indigenously develop various sub systems of the CBTC signalling system. DMRC's MD, Dr Mangu Singh & officials from DMRC & BEL were also present
Posted Date :  26-09-20

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Shri Pramit Kumar Garg taken over the charge of director of DMRC

New Delhi: Shri PRAMIT KUMAR GARG has taken over the charge of Director/ Business Development of Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC). Shri Garg is an officer of the 1992 batch of Indian Railway Service of Engineers (IRSE) and has been associated with DMRC since 2002 in various capacities includin
Posted Date :  21-09-20

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Dr. Mangu Singh MD-DMRC inspected the metro system

New Delhi: Delhi Metro has begun its graded resumption of services today. Travelling from Rajiv Chowk to Malviya Nagar by metro, MD-DMRC Dr. Mangu Singh inspected the system keeping in view the new guidelines during the pandemic. 
Posted Date :  09-09-20

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DMRC develop a multilevel car parking facility at Nabi Karim

New Delhi: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) and the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (North DMC) are going to jointly develop a multilevel car parking facility at Nabi Karim in central Delhi, which will be able to park more than 3,000 cars. The car parking facility will be a part of a
Posted Date :  21-08-20

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Delhi Metro Casts First Ever Pier Of Phase 4 Work

New Delhi: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) took another important step forward in its Phase 4 construction work as the first pier of this phase of Metro expansion was cast on the Janakpuri West – RK Ashram Marg Metro corridor on Saturday night. The pier was cast at Keshopur on the e
Posted Date :  27-07-20

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DMRC starts construction work of underground section of phase 4

New Delhi: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) today commenced construction work of the underground section of Phase 4 on the Janakpuri West – RK Ashram Marg corridor. As part of the work, construction of the D Wall as well as the casting of tunnel segments of the 28.92 kilometre long corri
Posted Date :  17-07-20

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Prime Minister Dedicates To The Nation The 750 Mw Rewa Solar Project

New Delhi: Hon'ble Prime Minister Sh. Narendra Modi today dedicated the Rewa Solar Energy Plant in Madhya Pradesh to the nation via video conference. The Delhi Metro procures 345 MUs of solar energy per year from Rewa. DMRC is meeting nearly 60% of daytime energy requirements from Rewa an
Posted Date :  10-07-20

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DMRC distribute food packets to people

New Delhi: DMRC distributed food packets to people in need near the Old Iron Bridge area. As necessary, DMRC will continue to distribute more essentials throughout the lockdown period.
Posted Date :  05-05-20

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Delhi Metro observes 26th foundation day

New Delhi: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) completed yet another eventful year of its journey on Sunday, as it observed it's 26th Foundation Day. However, unlike the preceding years, this year, the occasion could not be formally celebrated, in view of the ongoing lockdown to comba
Posted Date :  04-05-20

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DMRC received certification as Great Work Place

New Delhi: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) today received certification as a ‘Great Work Place’ for the year 2020-2021 from the Great Place to Work ® (GPTW) Institute, India. DMRC had recently participated in an assessment conducted by GPTW based on two important parameters:- (i)
Posted Date :  23-04-20

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